Syed Mehdi

Consultant image placeholderJob title: Consultant in Chest and Acute Medicine

Department: Respiratory and Acute Medicine

Telephone number: 01772 522276

Primary medical qualifications: MB BS

Other qualifications: MRCP, PG Cert in Medical Education

Year of registration: 2005

GMC number: 6106358

Career history: Registrar training in Northwest Deanery (2010 -2015)

Locum Consultant, Respiratory and Acute Medicine, Wigan Wrightington and Leigh NHS Foundation Trust (August 2015 – July 2016)

Currently working as a Consultant in Respiratory and Acute Medicine at Lancashire Teaching Hospitals (Preston site) (August 2016- present).

Specialist areas: Lung cancer, endobronchial ultrasound (EBUS), bronchiectasis, asthma, acute medicine

Specialist interests: EBUS and interventional pulmonology. I also enjoy teaching both undergraduate and post-graduates and pursuing my Masters in Medical Education at the University of Manchester.