After qualifying in medicine Dr Blaquiere gained experience and training in Manchester, Jamaica, Southampton, The Royal Marsden Hospital and New Zealand. He developed specialist knowledge of the then fledgling technique of Body CT and was appointed Consultant Radiologist to Southampton University Hospital to head the Wessex Body Scanner Unit in 1983. He has been closely involved in the development of MRI services in Southampton since.
Dr Blaquiere has extensive experience and expertise in CT and MR. He lectures regularly on these topics and is the author of numerous research papers and book chapters.