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Dr. Calum Lyon graduated from the university of Cambridge in 1991 and trained in dermatology in Salford Royal Hospital in Manchester. He undertook extended training in dermatological surgery and in contact allergy and prick testing
He was appointed dermatologist in York 2001, developing a special interest in skin lesions including cancer, skin surgery, and stoma dermatology. He also works in the University of Manchester dermatology department in Salford Royal one day per month in a specialist dermatology clinic associated with inflammatory bowel disease and stomas
He is an honorary clinical lecturer in York and Manchester and teaches medical students and junior doctors.
He lectures nationally and internationally on skin conditions affecting stomas.i.e skin around a colostomy or urostomy or ileostomy
Areas of interest
General dermatology; Dermatological surgery;Acne ;Allergies;contact allergies;Dermatitis; Patch testing ,prick testing; inflammatory skin disease;Mole checks;mole removal;Skin tumours ;skin lumps and bumps;Hyperhidrosis; hyadradenitis; cancer/ oncology; Skin disorders associated with bowel disease.Hair dermatology;nail dermatology
Current NHS consultant posts held
York Hospital YO31 8HE
Dermatology Consultant University of Manchester dermatology department in Salford Royal one day per month in a specialist dermatology clinic .
Honorary clinical lecturer in York and Manchester and teaches medical students and junior doctors.
I lecture nationally and internationally on skin conditions affecting stomas and continue to research in this area
Other research interests include
inflammatory skin disease ;skin cancer and skin surgery and skin disorders associated with bowel disease.
I enjoy wood carving, playing music, cycling and skiing with my family.
British Medical Association book prize( highly Commended) for Abdominal Stomas and their skin disorders.
NHS Quality Award for our specialist clinic in Salford Manchester for innovation in clinical care
I have published over 100 articles in peer reviewed journals, contributed chapters to 4 major dermatology textbooks and has published a skin atlas of skin diseases affecting abdominal stomas. I continue to publish articles working with junior colleagues in his department in York and Manchester
My published research can be found at https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Calum_Lyon/contributions
I lecture nationally and internationally on skin conditions affecting stomas
Courses offered to GPs
Talks at Nuffield Hospital for GPs
Invited to GP practices to give talks
Regular audits of clinical practice undertaken
I see 1500 new patients per year
I carry out 598 surgical procedures including 185 skin cancer excisions and complex repairs .Complete excision rates "numbers needed to biopsy per skin cancer" and infection rates meet or exceed internationally published data
- MBBChir Cambridge University 1991
- MA Cantab Cambridge University 1993
- FRCP Royal College of Physcians (London) 1995
Reference number 3580633
Professional bodies (positions held - last 3 yrs)
- Skin Cancer Subcommittee representative British Association of Dermatologists 2016
- Royal College Of Physicians registrars Exam Writer Royal College of Physicians 2018
Details of entry to specialist register
- Dermatology, 2001
Affiliations / memberships
Royal College of Physicians of London
British Association of Dermatologists
British Society For dermatological Surgery
British Society for Cutaneous Allergy
European Academy of Dermatovenereolgy
- Nuffield Health York Hospital, YO31 8TA
- 14:00 - 18:00
- 01347 888363
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
Calum Lyon via secretary on 07773421044 /01347 888363