Dr Bone has been a consultant physician for over 25 years with a special interest in respiratory medicine and clinical allergy. He has particular expertise in asbestos related lung disease and medical thoracoscopy. He also has extensive general experience which includes hypertension, exercise, physiology and post myocardial infarction rehabilitation.
He is clinical lead in TB, asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease and is one of the few specialists outside London to perform total lung lavage.
Dr Bone has acted as expert witness in cases since 1982. With extensive experience in:
• Occupational asthma and dust related disease (Foundry workers and Moulders lung, isocyanate asthma, environmental asthma).
• Reactive airways Disease in Pig farmer and classical Farmers lung and Hypersensitivity pneumonitis.
• Asbestos related lung diseases with extensive experience in asbestosis, mesothelioma and lung cancer.
• Occupational asthma.
• Coal miners silicosis.
British Society of Clinical Allergy and Immunology, British Thoracic Society, British Hypertension Society, European Respiratory Society, Royal College of Physicians