Professor Adam Hill

Consultant Respiratory Physician

MB ChB, MD, FRCP (Edin)

Specialises in

  • Respiratory infection
  • COPD
  • Asthma
  • Pneumonia and tuberculosis
  • Bronchictasis

I am the Respiratory Infection Lead and have a special interest in Bronchiectasis, Community Acquired Pneumonia and Tuberculosis.

I graduated from the University of Glasgow where I obtained my MD Thesis in 1991. After a spell working as a Specialist Registrar and Clinical Research Fellow in Birmingham I returned to Scotland where I have been a Consultant Respiratory Physician at the Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh since 2001. 

I work in Spire Shawfair Park's endoscopy suite which holds JAG accreditation.

I am actively involved in clinical and translational research and was in the committee for the British Thoracic Society Bronchiectasis and Pneumonia Guidelines and Scottish TB National Guidelines.

I am Honorary Reader at the University of Edinburgh where I am involved in both undergraduate and postgraduate training. I am the Associate Post-Graduate Dean for Quality Management for South-East of Scotland.


General Medical Council Number: C3542383

Treatment information

Some of the principal treatments carried out by Professor Adam Hill at Spire include:


Other treatments

General medicine:

  • Respiratory pathology
  • Lung disease
  • Lung cancer

Respiratory Medicine:

  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung disease
  • Respiratory pathology
  • Asthma
  • Allergy
  • Chest Medicine
  • Bronchoscopy

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Additional information

General medicine
Lung cancer
Lung disease
Respiratory pathology
Respiratory medicine
Chest medicine

Special Clinical Interests: Bronchiectasis. Tuberculosis. Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. Pneumonia. Interstitial Lung Disease. Occupational Lung Disease. Immigration Health Check. Allergic Lung Disease. All aspects of respiratory medicine.

Professional memberships

Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh

Member of the British and European Thoracic Societies

Council Member of the Scottish Thoracic Society

Lung infection




Consultant Respiratory Physician
Honorary Reader at the University of Edinburgh

I am married with four children. Outside my clinical interests and research work I enjoy spending time with my family and playing racquet sports particularly squash.

Telephone 0131 334 0363
Private secretary Sandra Hill - 0131 242 1869
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