Dr Richard Booton

Respiratory Consultant

Practising at

Spire Regency Hospital Macclesfield

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Treatment information

Some of the principal treatments carried out by Dr Richard Booton at Spire include:

Other treatments

Respiratory Medicine
Chest Medicine
Lung Cancer
Lung disease
Respiratory pathology

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Professional profile

Dr Booton was appointed Clinical Senior Lecturer and Honorary Consultant Respiratory Physician at The University of Manchester and North West Lung Centre, Wythenshawe Hospital, Manchester in 2008 after accreditation in Respiratory and General Internal Medicine.

His clinical interests include all aspects of respiratory medicine including the clinical management of thoracic malignancies and the application of advanced endobronchial techniques.

He is Treasurer and founding member of the British Thoracic Oncology Group & member of the Council of Regents for the International Association for the Study of Lung Cancer.

Clinical Interests

Respiratory medicine
Chest medicine
Lung disease
Lung cancer
Respiratory pathology

All aspects of respiratory medicine, including airways disease (asthma, emphysema, bronchiectasis), interstitial lung disease/ pulmonary fibrosis, pleural diseases (effusions, pneumothorax, masses), thoracic malignancy, bronchial dysplasia and solitary pulmonary nodules, mediastinal lymphadenopathy, interventional bronchoscopy including endobronchial ultrasound and autofluorescence, chronic cough/ breathlessness unknown cause and respiratory physiology/ lung function testing

Private contact details

Telephone 01625 505412
Private secretary fax 01625 501800
Private secretary email
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Qualification and professional memberships

Professional memberships

Royal College of Physicians (UK)
British Thoracic Oncology Group/Americal College of Chest Physicians
International Association for Study of Lung Cancer
European Respiratory Society
European Association for Bronchoscopy and Interventional Pulmonology

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Current NHS posts

Clinical Senior Lecturer and Honorary Consultant Respiratory Physician, North West Lung Centre and University of Manchester

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