Johnson, Dr Sally

Dr Sally JohnsonConsultant Paediatric Nephrologist

  • Consultant Paediatric Nephrologist
  • Tel: 0191 282 4917
  • GMC Code: 4279242
  • Qualifications: MB ChB, PhD, MRCPCH
  • Special Interests

    Haemolytic uraemic syndrome (HUS), membranoproliferative glomerulonephritis (MPGN), C3 glomerulopathy, clinical research.

  • Biography

    I graduated from Birmingham Medical School in 1996 and undertook paediatric training in the West Midlands before specialising paediatric nephrology. Between 2003 and 2008 I completed a PhD in a disease called atypical HUS (a rare kidney disorder).

    I started my consultant post in Newcastle in 2010. I am paediatric lead for a national service for atypical HUS run from Newcastle. I am a member of the British Association of Paediatric Nephrology and sit on its clinical studies group. I am chief investigator for the National Study of MPGN (another rare kidney disorder) and chair of the MPGN Rare Disease Group. I am principle investigator for a number of multicentre clinical research studies.

  • Directorate

    Children’s Services

  • Hospital Base

    Great North Children’s Hospital, RVI

  • Clinics Provided

    General nephrology, transplant nephrology, dialysis and chronic renal disease, family genetics clinic (with adult nephrology and genetics), general nephrology at North Tees Hospital (four times per year).

  • Name of Secretary
    Julie Ryan
  • Sally Johnson 
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