- Fee assured
- Verified account
- Open Referral network
- Lower GI surgery
Mrs Feldman is a consultant surgeon at the Royal Cornwall Hospital in Truro, appointed in 2007.Her undergraduate training was at Guy's & St Thomas's Hospitals in London and surgical training was in the Plymouth, Leicester and Manchester training programmes. She has a degree in Medical education.
During the last 10 years in the Royal Cornwall Hospital she has been the surgical governance lead and has a specific interest in governance and safety. She has also served as the colorectal cancer lead for the Trust and also for the Devon and Cornwall Cancer network.
Areas of interest
Mrs Feldman is interested in seeing patients with abdominal pain and all manner of bowel or anal symptoms. Areas of specialist practice include laparoscopic and open surgery for cancer, polyps, inflammatory bowel disease, diverticulosis, haemorrhoids, fissures, fistulas. Also the medical and surgical management of functional bowel disorders such as obstructive defaecation syndrome, slow transit constipation, faecal incontinence, rectal prolapse, occult prolapse and irritable bowel syndrome.
- Nicola Symons
- The Duchy Hospital Penventinnie Lane Truro TR1 3UP
- 01872 226150
Anaesthetists worked with
Mrs Melanie Feldman has worked with Dr Barnaby Scrace at the following hospitals:
- Ramsay Duchy Hospital (Truro) (1-5)
Current NHS consultant posts held
Royal Cornwall Hospitals NHS Trust
Outcomes (checked and approved by medical professional body)
Please click on this link if you would like to see information about this healthcare professional’s performance compared to their peers, as published by their medical professional body.https://www.acpgbi.org.uk/surgeon-outcomes/royal-cornwall-hospitals-nhs-trust/
- MBBS University of London 1994
- FRCS Royal College of Surgeons on England 1999
- FRCS Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh 1999
- MMedEd University of Cardiff 2005
- Intercollegiate FRCS(gensurg) Royal College of Surgeons of England 2005
- Completion of Specialist Training PMETB 2007
- LAPCO - specialist laparoscopic training LAPCO programme 2011
Reference number 4107334
Details of entry to specialist register
- General surgery , 2007
Affiliations / memberships
Association of Coloproctology
Pelvic floor Society
- Duchy Hospital, Penventinnie...
- 14:30 - 19:30
- 01872 242141
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.
In the event of an urgent query following treatment, Bupa members should use the following contact details
Duchy Hospital ward.
Alternative - 01872 242141 - Sue Blamey can arrange contact
Information for healthcare professionals (Bupa patients only, last 12 months)
Diagnostic colonoscopy, includes forceps biopsy of colon and ileum - (1-5)
Haemorrhoidal artery ligation operation (including image-guided) +/- recto anal prolapse repair - (1-5)
Botulinum toxin injections to muscle - (1-5)
Haemorrhoidectomy (including sigmoidoscopy) - (1-5)
Excision of lesion of anus - (1-5)
Diagnostic flexible sigmoidoscopy (including forceps biopsy and proctoscopy) - (1-5)
Laparoscopic repair of incisional hernia requiring mesh - (1-5)
Perineal repair of prolapse of rectum - (1-5)
Diagnostic oesophago-gastro-duodenoscopy (OGD) includes forceps biopsy, biopsy urease test and dye spray - (1-5)