Consultant Profile

Dr  Mohammed A G Paracha

Dr  Mohammed A G Paracha MBBS MRCP(UK) FRCP(Edin) FCCP(USA)
Practicing at:
Spire Fylde Coast Hospital
  • Respiratory Medicine
    • Asthma
    • Lung Cancer
    • Lung disease
    • Sleep disorders
Special clinical interests:

Chronic cough, COPD, lung cancer, interstitial lung disease, sleep related disorders including sleep studies and obstructive sleep apnoea

Current NHS and /or university posts:

Consultant General and Respiratory Physician at Blackpool Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
Director of Blackpool Sleep Services

Current membership(s) of professional, national and regional bodies:

British Thoracic Society
American College of Chest Physicians
European Thoracic Society
American Academy of Sleep Medicine
British Sleep Society

Contact Details 
Telephone number to make a private appointment:
0800 092 9601
Private secretary telephone number:
0800 092 9601
Personal email address:
Wednesday evening
Background Information 
Professional profile:

Dr Paracha graduated in 1987 and obtained membership of the Royal College of Physicians of UK in 1992. After gaining broad experience in all aspects of general medicine, he started a specialist training programme in Respiratory Medicine in 1997. Over the next five years Dr Paracha trained in respiratory medicine in the Mersey Region. He had the opportunity to work with Professor Peter Calverley, an authority on COPD, Professor Mike Pearson, Director of Clinical Effectiveness and Evaluation RCP and Professor Peter Davies who has done extensive work on tuberculosis.

Since 2002 Dr Paracha has been working as a Consultant in Respiratory Medicine in Blackpool Victoria Hospital. He has expertise to manage respiratory problems, including chronic cough, interstitial lung disease and COPD. He has special interest in sleep related disorders including obstructive sleep apnoea, narcolepsy, restless legs syndrome, excessive daytime sleepiness and parasominas. Dr Paracha is Director of Blackpool Sleep Service and member of American Academy of Sleep Medicine and British Sleep Society. 

Personal profile:

Dr Paracha is married with two daughters at University and likes to spend most of his spare time with his family. He enjoys walking and visiting historical places. He has a varied interest in reading which includes history, science and economics.

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Dr  Mohammed A G Paracha

Dr  Mohammed A G Paracha Respiratory Medicine Consultant, Blackpool, Lancashire, private hospital specialist.

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