Consultant Profile

Dr Peter Cleland

Dr Peter Cleland MB, Bchir, FRCP
Practicing at:
Spire Washington Hospital
  • Neurology
    Special clinical interests:

    Epilepsy, headache, migraine.

    Research interests:

    Tropical neurology and epilepsy.

    Current NHS and /or university posts:

    Consultant Neurologist at Sunderland Royal Hospital
    Consultant Neurologist at Newcastle General Hospital

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

    Fellow Royal College Physicians of London
    Fellow Royal College Physicians (Edin)
    Member of Worshipful Society of Apothecaries

    Contact Details 
    Telephone number to make a private appointment:
    0191 4188636
    Private secretary:
    Private secretary telephone number:
    0191 4151272 Ext 2293
    Private secretary fax:
    0191 4176573
    Private secretary email address:
    Background Information 
    Professional profile:

    Dr Cleland has been a consultant neurologist for 18 years, training in London and Newcastle. He runs a busy clinical practice with NHS sessions at Sunderland Royal Hospital and the Regional Neurological Centre in Newcastle. 

    Dr Cleland's special interests include epilepsy and migraine, and he helps to run the Epilepsy Surgery Programme at the Regional Neurological Centre.

    Personal profile:

    Dr Cleland is married with two children. In addition to clinical neurology, he enjoys teaching both graduates and students. He is an examiner for the Royal College of Physicians. 

    Dr Cleland's outside interests include tennis, bridge, gardening and fishing.

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    Dr Peter Cleland

    Dr Peter Cleland Neurology Consultant, Washington, Newcastle, Tyne and Wear, private hospital specialist.

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