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Consultant Profile

Dr Simon Fearby

Consultant in respiratory medicine

Dr Fearby’s areas of specialty include lung cancer, lung infection, chronic cough and airways disease

He sees patients for general respiratory conditions in Wansbeck and Hexham general hospitals, and carries out bronchoscopy, endobronchial ultrasound and pleural ultrasound.

Dr Fearby trained in London, working as a junior doctor there before carrying a period of research at Southampton. He then returned to London to complete respiratory and general medicine training, He has been a consultant since 2006, working at the Cumberland Infirmary before relocating back to his native North East to continue working as a consultant.