Mr Peter Reilly qualified from Cambridge University Medical School in 1984. He trained as an ENT surgeon in London, Nottingham and Leicester. He held fellowships in Johannesburgh and at the University of California, San Francisco. He was appointed as Consultant Ear, Nose and Throat Surgeon in Yorkshire in 1996.
As well as his interest in surgery, he is involved in teaching and training and is Training Programme Director for Yorkshire and Humberside and is a member of the Court of Examiners of the Royal College of Surgeons.