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Information for past patients of Ian Paterson


On 4 February 2020, the final report was published following from the Paterson Independent Inquiry chaired by the former Bishop of Norwich, Rt Rev Graham James. For information about the Inquiry and to view the final report, go to:

If you or a member of your family were treated by Ian Paterson and are concerned about any aspect of your care, please contact our confidential Patient Services Support Line on (0121) 424 0808 to speak with one of our specialist advisors. The Patient Services support line operates from 9am – 5pm (Monday to Friday) with a message facility for out of hours queries.

All messages will be responded to within one working day.

For independent support, please contact Gillian Waterhouse* on or call 07738 331911.

Spire Healthcare helpline – Any patient treated by Ian Paterson at Spire Parkway Hospital who has concerns or questions should call Spire Healthcare’s dedicated phone line, 0191 497 8190, and speak with one of their professional medical advisors.

*Mrs Gillian Waterhouse has been providing one to one support for a number of patients and their families. 

Sir Ian Kennedy

The Sir Ian Kennedy Breast Care Review

The independent review carried out by Sir Ian Kennedy in response to concerns around Ian Paterson’s practice at the former Heart of England NHS Foundation Trust was published on 19th December 2013. View Sir Ian Kennedy’s review in full at:



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