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Patrick Carrington

Dr Patrick Carrington

Consultant Haematologist




Dr Carrington qualified from Liverpool in 1981 and subsequently trained in Haematology in Manchester and San Francisco. He was appointed as Consultant Haematologist in Trafford in 1992. He treats patients with all haematological conditions and most patients receive all their treatment including complex chemotherapy and antibody treatment at Trafford. Dr Carrington has a longstanding interest in evidence-based treatment through the development of regional and national guidelines. He has been a member of the Haemato-Oncology Task Force of the British Committee for Standards in Haematology and has been Secretary of the BCSH. He also acted as Secretary of the British Society for Haematology and is currently President of the BSH. He was recently Chairman of the Royal College of Pathologists National Quality Assurance Advisory Panel in Haematology which ensures the correct operation of all laboratory External Quality Assurance Schemes in Haematology and Blood Transfusion in the UK and deals with any issues of unsatisfactory laboratory performance. Dr Carrington is also Lead Cancer Clinician for Trafford and oversees the provision of all cancer services in the hospital.

Contact details

Department of Haematology

Trafford General Hospital

Moorside Road



M41 5SL


0161 746 2490

0161 746 2855 (Secretary)