Sayer, Dr John A

Dr John A SayerConsultant Nephrologist

  • Consultant Nephrologist
  • Tel: 0191 233 6161
  • GMC Code: 4091493
  • Qualifications: MB ChB, PhD, FRCP
  • Special Interests

    Renal Genetics, Renal Stone Disorders, Tubulopathies, Ciliopathies

  • Biography

    My clinical interests in inherited kidney disease inspires my basic science research programme.

    Within the Institute of Genetic Medicine at Newcastle University, my laboratory studies renal genetics, stone formation and cilia proteins. My work utilises physiological and genetic techniques (including murine and zebrafish models) to investigate cystic kidney disease and ciliopathies.

    Within Newcastle Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust I serve on the Medicines Management Committee.

    At a national level I serve several Renal Rare Diseases Working Groups including ARPKD, Salk wasting alkaloses, Cystinuria and Cystinosis.

  • Directorate

    Renal Services

  • Hospital Base


  • Clinics Provided

    Renal Genetics, New Patient Clinic, Family Renal Genetics Clinic

  • Name of Secretary
    Julie Stubbs
  • John Sayer 
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