- Fee assured
- Awaiting verification
- Breast surgery
I was appointed a consultant surgeon to the Newcastle Teaching hospitals in 1988. I am employed by Newcastle University as Professor of surgery.
My NHS and private practice mirror each other in terms of conditions treated and proceedures.
I work with colleagues in Reconstructive surgery where needed and am part of the breast and endocrine multidisciplinary teams.
Areas of interest
Thyroid disorders / surgery; Breast disease; Endocrine surgery; Parathyroid and Adrenal surgery ; Breast oncology; Breast surgery
Anaesthetists worked with (Bupa members, please ask your consultant whether your anaesthetist is fee-assured)
Current NHS consultant posts held
Royal Victoria Infirmary ,Newcastle.
Breast cancer: Chemokines,Stem Cells,Hormone receptors.
President of the British Association of Endocrine and Thyroid surgeons.
Member of the International Surgical Group and the James iv th association.
Awarded Patey prize by the surgical research society, the Moynihan prize by the Association of Surgeons of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, and the Handcock prize by the Royal College of Surgeons of England.
Multiple publications and text books in breast and endocrine disorders.
My endocrine surgery outcomes are publicly available through my trust website and the BAETS audit and my breast outcomes are available through the NHS Screening service.
- MBBS [hons],LRCP MRCS Newcastle UNiversity and Conjoint Board 1977
- Awarded MD with commendation Newcastle University 1986
Affiliations / memberships
British association of endocrine and thyroid surgeons.
Association of surgeons of GB and Northern Ireland
International association of endocrine surgeons.
European association of endocrine surgeons.
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Post treatment communication
Following treatment of a Bupa member, I will communicate with GPs in line with Department of Health, GMC and appropriate professional bodies guidelines.
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