Dr Stephen O'Hickey
Dr O'Hickey trained in Respiratory Medicine and Clinical Allergy at Guy's Hospital London and completed his MD thesis in Asthma and Exercise. In 1993 he was appointed as consultant in respiratory medicine to Solihull Hospital and then in 1997, was offered a post in Respiratory Medicine and Allergy in Worcester Royal Hospital.
Dr O'Hickey's interests are Clinical Allergy, particularly desensitization and immunotherapy, pulmonary rehabilitation for COPD/Emphysema and interstitial lung disease. He is especially interested in clinical allergy testing for allergic asthma and rhino-sinusitis.
Spire South Bank 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.
Motivation in pulmonary rehabilitation. Rehabilitation in chronic respiratory disease, Immunotherapy
Dr O'Hickey's main non-medical interests are sport. He used to mountain-bike and played competitive squash in Lancaster and London.