Dr Bertolino is a founding member of the Alliance Anaesthetics group. He graduated from the Newcastle University Medical School, and trained as a specialist anaesthetist in Sydney, through Prince of Wales Hospital. He also trained in pain medicine and regional anaesthesia in Dundee, Scotland. Having worked for many years as a Staff Specialist in Pain Medicine at St George Hospital, Sydney, he is now involved in private specialist practice. Dr Bertolino’s clinical expertise now centres around anaesthesia for colorectal, gynaecological and ear nose and throat surgery.