Dr Mac Macheta
BSc(Hons), MRCP, FRCPath
Dr Macheta trained in Haematology at St James' University Hospital, Leeds, Christie Hospital and Manchester Royal Infirmary where he was Leukaemia Research Fund Fellow.
He has been a consultant in Blackpool for 16 years, during which time it has grown to become the regional centre for intensive treatment of haematological cancers for Lancashire and South Cumbria.
Some of the principal treatments carried out by Dr Mac Macheta at Spire include:
Spire Fylde Coast Hospital is only able to provide Covid-19 tests to patients undergoing surgery at our hospital. Covid-19 testing or antibody tests are not available as a standalone service.
He has been chairman of the Lancashire and South Cumbria Haematology Multidisciplinary Team (MDT) meeting since it started in 2006 and manages an active clinical trial programme at Blackpool Teaching Hospitals. He has been chair of the regional Haematology Network Site-specific Group for Haematology Programme Director for Stem Cell Transplantation in Blackpool
Dr Macheta is married with one daughter. His past times include cycling, reading, watching football and exploring the Lancashire coast with his dog.