Dr Peter Cleland

Consultant Neurologist
MB, Bchir, FRCP

Practising at

Spire Washington Hospital

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Treatment information

Some of the principal treatments carried out by Dr Peter Cleland at Spire include:


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Professional profile

I have been a consultant neurologist for over 25 years, training in London and Newcastle. I run a busy clinical practice with NHS sessions at Sunderland Royal Hospital and the Regional Neurological Centre in Newcastle.

My special interests include epilepsy and migraine, and I help to run the Epilepsy Surgery Programme at the Regional Neurological Centre.

Clinical Interests


Special Clinical Interests: Migraine

Private contact details

Telephone 0191 4188636
Private secretary Rachel Moore
Private secretary fax 0191 4176573
Private secretary email

Media Coverage

Living with migraine

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Qualification and professional memberships

MB BChir / University of Cambridge / 1972
Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery

Professional memberships

Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians
Association of British Neurologists

Professional leadership

Examiner, Royal College of Physicians

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Current NHS posts

Consultant Neurologist at Sunderland Royal Hospital

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Personal Profile

I am married with two children. In addition to clinical neurology, I enjoy teaching both graduates and students. My outside interests include tennis, bridge, gardening and fishing.

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