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Dr Richard William George Prescott

Consultant Physician Director of Medical Education Associate Medical Director

  • Department: Elderly Care
  • Specialities: Elderly Care, General Medicine
  • Special interests: Parkinson's Disease Falls
  • Qualifications: MB BS (Hons)(Newcastle)MBA with distinction (Dunelm) MD (Newcastle) FRCP Edinburgh and London
  • Date added to the specialist register: 1996
  • Training role: Honorary Senior Clinical Lecturer University of Durham

'In recent times, I have utilised admissions to Richardson for respite direct from my fracture clinic, even at weekends. I have never worked anywhere with this efficiency before - it is reassuring and invaluable for the patient.'

Patient, Lowson / Starling Wards, Richardson Hospital