Wright, Dr John

Dr John WrightConsultant in Emergency Medicine

  • Consultant in Emergency Medicine
  • Tel: 0191282 5795
  • GMC Code: 3201251
  • Qualifications: BSc MBChB FRCS DA MRCP MPH FCEM Dip Sport Med MSc
  • Special Interests



    Sports medicine

  • Biography

    Having completed my medical training in Scotland I was appointed  as Consultant in Emergency Medicine for Newcastle Hospitals in June 2001. I am part of a ten-man Consultant team now housed in the new Major Trauma Centre at the Royal Victoria Infirmary.  I am actively involved in:

    Northumberland and Tyne & Wear Injuries & Emergencies Specialty Group Lead

    College of Emergency Medicine National Ultrasound Committee (Research Led)

    North East Ambulance Service Clinical Advisory Group

    North East Cardiac Arrest Network Clinical Lead

    North East Trauma Committee (Research Lead)

    Newcastle Hospitals Stroke/Neuroscience/Trauma Research Group Lead

    Associate Clinical Lecturer Newcastle University (Institute of Health & Society)

  • Directorate


  • Hospital Base

    Royal Victoria Infirmary

  • Clinics Provided

    Soft Tissue Injury Clinic, Monday to Friday mornings

  • Any other Information

    Please direct queries to secretaries office: 0191 282 5797

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