Dr Michael Bending
Consultant in General Medicine
Dr Michael Bending has worked as a Consultant Physician for over 25 years. His main sphere of interest has been working on one of the largest Kidney Units in the UK. He has experience of the diagnosis and treatment of all the many illnesses that can lead to kidney failure and the need for Dialysis and Kidney Transplantation.
This includes expertise in the diagnosis and treatment of high blood pressure, diabetes and many common and rare infections.
Throughout this time Dr Bending has always dedicated one day a week to the care of acutely ill patients, undergoing emergency admission to hospital, with all manner of general medical conditions. He has a reputation for teaching and the ability to explain the nature and implication of illness - which is so important for the understanding of his patients.
Spire St Anthony's 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.