Dr Calum Lyon


MA (Cantab) 1993, FRCP 1995, MBBChir 1991

GMC number: 3580633

Practising since: 1991



Consultation times

  • Weekly Monday 2-6 PM
  • One Saturday per month 9am - 12pm
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Dr. Calum Lyon graduated from the university of Cambridge in 1991 and trained in dermatology at the Salford Royal Hospital in Manchester. He undertook extended training in dermatological surgery, contact allergy and prick testing.

He was appointed Dermatologist in York 2001, developing a special interest in skin lesions including cancer, skin surgery and stoma dermatology. He also works in the University of Manchester dermatology department in Salford Royal one day a month in a specialist dermatology clinic associated with inflammatory bowel disease and stomas.

He is an honorary clinical lecturer in York and Manchester and teaches medical students and junior doctors. He lectures nationally and internationally on skin  conditions affecting stomas.

Special interests

General dermatology for all age groups, skin cancer; acne, dermatological surgery, mole mapping and patch testing.

Other interests

Inflammatory skin diseases, skin cancer and skin surgery,  skin disorders associated with bowel disease.

Personal interests

Wood carving, playing music, cycling and skiing with family.

Treatments and tests offered by Dr Calum Lyon at Nuffield Health

  • Mole removal
  • Itching (Pruritus) Assessment
  • Cryotherapy
  • Skin assessment clinic
  • Penile lesions (biopsy of)

Locations Dr Calum Lyon works with


    Haxby Road, York, YO31 8TA

    01904 233225
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Related experience


Dr. Lyon has published over 100 articles in peer reviewed journals, contributed chapters to 4 major dermatology textbooks and has published a skin atlas of skin diseases affecting abdominal stomas. He continues to publish articles working with junior colleagues in his department in York and Manchester



  • Royal College of Physicians of London
  • British Association of Dermatologists
  • British Society for Dermatological Surgery
  • British Society for Cutaneous Allergy
  • European Academy of Dermatovenereolgy
  • Royal College of physicians registrars exam writer

Other posts held

  • Dermatology Consultant York Hospital YO31 8HE

Insurers Dr Calum Lyon works with

Dr Calum Lyon works with the following private medical insurance providers:

  • Aviva Health
  • AXA Health
  • AXA - Global Healthcare
  • Benenden Health
  • Bupa
  • Bupa On Demand
  • Childsure
  • Cigna
  • CS Healthcare
  • ESMI
  • Exeter Family Friendly
  • Freedom Health
  • Health-on-Line
  • HealthFund
  • InterGlobal
  • Medical Care Direct
  • PHC
  • SecureHealth
  • Simplyhealth
  • Universal Provident
  • Vitality Health (Pru Health)
  • Westfield Health WPA
  • WPA


Dr Calum Lyon does not hold a share or financial interest in this hospital, another Nuffield Health hospital or the company.

Dr Calum Lyon does not have a share or financial interest in equipment used at this hospital or another Nuffield Health hospital.

Dr Calum Lyon does not hold any paid advisory role(s) at this hospital or on behalf of Nuffield Health.