Consultant Profile

Dr Michael Bone

Dr Michael Bone BSc (Hons), MB, DCH, FRCP
Practicing at:
Spire Washington Hospital
  • Allergy
    • Allergy
  • General medicine
    • Lung cancer
    • Lung disease
  • Respiratory Medicine
    • Allergy
    • Asthma
    • Chest Medicine
    • Lung Cancer
    • Lung disease
    • Sleep disorders
Special clinical interests:

Chronic obstructive airways disease (COPD)
Chronic cough
Sleep related breathing problems
Lung cancer occupational lung disease
Respiratory infections
Interstitial lung disease sarcoidosis

Research interests:

Thoracoscopy (Medical)
Nocturnal asthma

Current NHS and /or university posts:

Senior General Medicine Consultant, South Tyneside District General Hospital, South Shields

Year of first medical qualification:
Current membership(s) of professional, national and regional bodies:

British Society of Clinical Allergy and Immunology
British Thoracic Society
British Hypertension Society
European Respiratory Society
Royal College of Physicians

Contact Details 
Telephone number to make a private appointment:
0191 418 8636
Private secretary telephone number:
0191 4151272 Ext 2380
Private secretary fax:
0191 4176573
Private secretary email address:
Background Information 
Professional profile:

Dr Bone has been a consultant physician for over 25 years with a special interest in respiratory medicine and clinical allergy. He also has extensive general experience which includes hypertension, exercise, physiology and post myocardial infarction rehabilitation. He is the clinical lead in TB, asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease.

For the past 10 years in this local area Dr Bone has offered clinical allergy and respiratory services and have particularily developed expertise in asbestos related lung disease and medical thorascoscopy.

He currently offers allergy diagnosis management and treatment including desensitization as necessary.

He is one of the few specialists outside London to perform total lung lavage.

Dr. Bone provides specialist expertise in all types of allergy including food allergies, nut allergies, rhinitis ( hayfever),asthma, drug allergy, latex allergy, wasp and bee venom allergy, urticarial ( hives), angioedema ( swelling) and eczema. He also performs highly specialist work in the areas of general anaesthetic allergy, drug challenges, food challenges and immunotherapy. These services are available privately.

Personal profile:

His hobbies have now moved from the more athletic rugby and sailing to DIY and cooking. He is still a keen skier.

Hi is heavily involved in research and ethics especially at European level.

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Dr Michael Bone

Dr Michael Bone consultant general physician, respiratory medicine, asthma, allergy, lung disease, chest, sarcoidosis

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