Dr Rod Hughes (m)

Consultant Respiratory Physician

QualificationsMBChB, DM, MBA, FRCPE

Languages spoken:French

GMC number:6046991

Main NHS base:

  • Northern General Hospital

Member of:

  • President of Sheffield Breathe Easy Patients Group
  • BUPA Registered Provider


  • Respiratory Consultancy Ltd

Scope of Practice:

  • Investigation & management of breathlessness
  • Investigation & management of cough
  • Allergy
  • Asthma & chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD)
  • Lung blood clots (Pulmonary Embolism)
  • Sleep apnoea (snoring and breathing difficulties during sleep)
  • Cardiopulmonary exercise testing

Training & background:

Dr Hughes is a New Zealand trained Respiratory Physician who has been working in the NHS since 2002, now with a private practice at Claremont.

He has worked in several international renowned hospitals in the UK and participtaed in developing National Guidelines, undertaking extensive research in the fields of airways disease, exercise testing and lung blood circulation.

He has recently completed an MBA in Quality Improvement and is focusing on providing new and innovative ways of providing high quality care to patients.

Personal profile:

When not working, Dr Hughes enjoys spending time with his family, skiing, playing tennis, running and seeing what the world has to offer.

Clinic Times

Please note these are regular clinics, other times may be available by appointment

Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat

Schedule Key

M: Monthly sessions       A: Consulting alternative weeks       A/H: Ad Hoc

Want to book an appointment?

Call us on:

0114 263 2114
F: 0800 181 4024

Personal secretary

Joanna Hayes