Dr Devapriya Dev

Consultant in General & Respiratory Medicine


Year qualified:1982


Personal profile

Dr Devapriya Dev is a dedicated Chest Physician who has trained in Respiratory Medicine in Edinburgh under the late Prof David Flenley and then worked in Rotherham and Sheffield where he completed his MD in Respiratory Medicine (Sheffield University).

Following this he is working as a Consultant in Respiratory & General Medicine for the last 9 years at Stepping-Hill Hospital, Stockport.

He is the lead physician for COPD, Asthma for the Respiratory division of Stockport NHS Foundation Trust and is also interested in Allergy and Occupational Lung Disease especially Asbestos related lung diseases. Dr Dev is also actively involved with the British Thoracic Society and also in research and has 23 publications in peer-reviewed journals. He is very interested and involved with the integrated care of patients with respiratory diseases in the community and co-chairs the Stockport Integrated Respiratory Network ( SIReN).

Professional Membership

  • British Thoracic Society – member of BTS Council and Educational & Training Committee

  • European Respiratory Society

  • American College of Chest Physicians

  • New York Academy of Sciences

  • British Medical Association

  • Member of NRAD panel – Royal College of Physicians

Clinical Interests

  • Asthma 

  • Allergy & Allergic Rhinitis

  • Sleep related disorder eg. Sleep apnoea / Snoring

  • Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) 

  • Occupational - Asthma / Asbestos-related 

  • Lung Cancer

  • General medical & other Respiratory Diseases

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