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Mr Day is a consultant General and Colorectal Surgeon at Surrey and Sussex Healthcare NHS Trust. During his training he did a two year fellowship at the Minimal Access Therapy Training Unit in Guildford where he completed an MD research project which focused on the optimisation of patient care before and after bowel surgery. He also received a nationally-awarded Ethicon laparoscopic colorectal fellowship, during which he received further specialised training in advanced laparoscopic (keyhole) bowel cancer surgery.
Mr. Day specialises in general and colorectal surgery with a specific interest in laparoscopic bowel surgery, hernia surgery, colonoscopy and the treatment of anal fissures, fistulae and haemorrhoids. He is a JAG accredited colonoscopist. He has a particular interest in 'Enhanced Recovery', which aims to optimise patients’ pre- and post-operative care, in order to improve their recovery following bowel surgery.
Mr Day has over forty publications in peer-reviewed journals, many on the subject of Enhanced Recovery and outcomes following bowel cancer surgery.
Areas of interest
Laparoscopic surgery; colonoscopy; anorectal conditions; hernia; cancer; haemorrhoids
Anaesthetists worked with (Bupa members, please ask your consultant whether your anaesthetist is fee-assured)
Current NHS consultant posts held
Consultant General and Colorectal Surgeon
Surrey and Sussex Healthcare NHS Trust
Enhanced Recovery after surgery
The surgical stress response
David Dunn Medal 2012 - ALSGBI
John Farndon Prize 2016 - ASGBI
- MBBS St. George's Hospital Medical School 2000
- BSc St. George's Hospital Medical School 1997
- FRCS The Royal College of Surgeons of England 2013
- MD University of Surrey 2015
Professional bodies (positions held - last 3 yrs)
- South Thames Representative on Council ALSGBI 2017
Affiliations / memberships
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