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Dr Philip Ryan qualified in 1987 and has been a consultant respiratory physician since 1996. Having trained in the West Midlands at Heartlands, University Hospital Birmingham, the old General Hospital, Warwick and Sandwell, he commenced a post Herefordshire. Since starting he has developed a large number of patient services including bronchoscopy, medical thoracoscopy, pulmonary rehabilitation, sleep disordered breathing, lung cancer multidisciplinary team, allergy service and non-invasive ventilation
Areas of interest
• Sleep Disorders / apnoea • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) • Allergies • Asthma • Lung cancer • Pleural disease • Cough • Interstitial lung disease • Pneumonia
Current NHS consultant posts held
Consultant Respiratory Physician Hereford County Hospital (part of Wye Valley NHS Trust) and Leominster Community Hospital
Consultant Respiratory and General Physician Nuffield Health Hereford
His MD was researching Heart Rate Variability in Sleep apnoea. He has also published several topics in peer-reviewed journals and presented at national and international conferences in the fields of lung transplantation, cystic fibrosis, sleep apnoea, pulmonary fibrosis, sarcoidosis, lung cancer, mesothelioma, asthma and oxygen therapy.
Clinical Excellence Awards
Holiday French and German
Research articles above in various journals BMJ, Thorax, European Respiratory Journal, Respiratory Medicine.
Ex editor of Foundation Years Journal
Courses offered to GPs
Happy to talk to any of the topics above.
Rated very highly in out-patient feedback as part of revalidation process
- MB ChB University of Birmingham 1987
- MD University of Birmingham 2000
- FRCP Royal College of Physicians of London 2001
- Medical Thoracoscopy Marseille, Prof. Astoul 2003
Professional bodies (positions held - last 3 yrs)
- West Midlands Respiratory Training Committee West Midlands Respiratory Training Committee 2013
Affiliations / memberships
European Respiratory Society
British Thoracic Society
- Nuffield Health Hereford Hospital
- 15:00 - 19:30
- 01432 364096
Post treatment communication
Following treatment of a Bupa member, I will communicate with GPs in line with Department of Health, GMC and appropriate professional bodies guidelines.
In the event of an urgent query following treatment, Bupa members should use the following contact details
Nuffield Health Hereford Hospital