Professor Stephen Scott



GMC number: 4318747

Practicing since: 1996


Respiratory Medicine, General (internal) Medicine

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Professor Stephen Scott is a Respiratory Consultant at Nuffield Health Chester Hospital, The Grosvenor, and also works as a Respiratory Consultant at the Countess of Chester Hospital NHS Foundation Trust. He also holds posts as honorary clinical lecturer at the University of Chester and honorary lecturer for the University of Liverpool. 

Dr Scott has a special interest in asthma, previously holding the role of Chair of the Specialist Advisory Group for Asthma to the British Thoracic Society and a member of Guideline Development Groups for the NICE national guideline on the management of asthma and also the SIGN / British Thoracic Society guidelines for asthma. He was also the national audit lead for asthma and secretary for the North West Thoracic Society. 

Dr Scott continues to contribute to national work and sits on the British Thoracic Society Standards of Care Committee and is a member of the operational delivery network for the North West Severe Asthma Network. He completed his PhD in asthma at the University of Liverpool and continues his interest in research as the research lead for respiratory medicine at the Countess of Chester Hospital NHS Foundation. Dr Scott also completed study in Diploma level for Postgraduate Medical Education and is working to complete a Masters degree in this field.

Special interests

  • Respiratory and General (Internal) Medicine
  • Special interest in Asthma and General Respiratory consitions

Treatments and tests offered by Professor Stephen Scott at Nuffield Health

  • Bronchoscopy

Locations Professor Stephen Scott works with

Related experience


Dr Scott undertook his research in Liverpool completing his PhD Thesis: Benefits of weight loss in obese patients with asthma: mechanical or immunological mechanisms?

During this time he developed knowledge and interests in clinical trial methodology, physiology testing, inflammatory, quality of life measurement and laboratory techniques. On appointment at the Countess of Chester Hospital he has developed and lead the Chester Respiratory Research Unit that undertakes respiratory portfolio research work and also original research currently setting up links with the University of Chester for MSc and PhD projects. He is a PI on a number of ongoing and past trials.


  • Royal College of Physicians (Lon)
  • British Thoracic Society
  • British Medical Association
  • European Respiratory Society
  • Chester and North West Medical Society

Other posts held

  • Consultant Respiratory and General (Internal) Medicine at Countess of Chester Hospital
  • Consultant Respiratory Medicine at Nuffield Health, The Grosvenor Hospital Chester
  • Honorary Clinical Lecturer, University of Liverpool
  • Honorary Professor, University of Chester

Insurers Professor Stephen Scott works with

Professor Stephen Scott works with the following private medical insurance providers:

  • Aviva Health
  • AXA PPP Healthcare
  • Benenden Health
  • Bupa
  • Cigna
  • Simplyhealth
  • Vitality Health (Pru Health)
  • WPA
  • Exeter Family Friendly


Professor Stephen Scott does not hold a share or financial interest in this hospital, another Nuffield Health hospital or the company.

Professor Stephen Scott does not have a share or financial interest in equipment used at this hospital or another Nuffield Health hospital.

Professor Stephen Scott does not hold any paid advisory role(s) at this hospital or on behalf of Nuffield Health.