The Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust

Meet the Team

Respiratory Consultant Staff:

Dr Tim Lee (Cystic Fibrosis and tertiary respiratory)
Dr Philip Chetcuti (Primary Ciliary Dyskinesia and tertiary respiratory)
Dr Emma Guy (Cystic Fibrosis, Difficult Asthma and tertiary respiratory)
Dr Alex Adams (Cystic Fibrosis, Difficult Asthma and tertiary respiratory)
Dr Christopher Edwards (Cystic Fibrosis, Long Term Ventilation, and tertiary respiratory)
Dr Louise Blackburn (General Paediatrics/Respiratory interest)
Dr Saikiran Gopalakaje (Cystic Fibrosis, Long Term Ventilation, and tertiary respiratory)
Dr Evie Robson (Primary Ciliary Dyskinesia, Cystic Fibrosis, and tertiary respiratory)
Dr Laura Walker (Cystic Fibrosis and tertiary respiratory)
Miss Emma Sidebotham (Paediatric Surgeon with airway/lung interest)
Mr Ed Hannon (Paediatric Surgeon with airway/lung interest)

Asthma nurse specialist: Matthew Hick

Respiratory Physiotherapists: Elaine Edwards, Sarah Hibbert, Christine Blackburn, Adam Galloway

Specialist Psychologist: Dr Alistair Duff


The Cystic Fibrosis Team

Cystic Fibrosis and Respiratory Unit Administrator: Siobhan Jordan

Hospital Practitioner: Dr Jonathan Taylor

Specialist CF Dieticians: Jacqui Lowden, Laurie Cave, Jo Costello

Specialist CF Physiotherapists: Elaine Edwards, Christine Blackburn

Cystic Fibrosis Nurse Specialists: Noeleen McGinley, Lianne Lund, Lesley MacKenzie, Elizabeth Hill, Rosie Godfrey

Specialist CF Psychologist: Dr Alistair Duff

Cystic Fibrosis Young Person's Key Worker: Samina Tariq

Specialist CF Pharmacist: Helen Cunliffe

Specialist CF Social Worker: Henneh Hussain

CF Outpatient Sister: Carol Sowerby

CF Clinic Nurse: Katy Waller

CF Clinic Assistant: Lesley Kell


The Long-term Ventilation Team

Nurse specialists: Sarah Georgiades, Sharon Sloan

Psychologist: Jan Aldridge


Primary Ciliary Dyskinesia Team

Nurse specialists: Alison Truscott, Katy Waller

Physiotherapist: Lynn Schofield