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Last updated: 12 Nov 2020
- Lower GI surgery
Mr Yüksel Gerçek is a consultant general and colorectal surgeon based in Bedford. His specialities include general surgery, abdominal wall hernia, colorectal surgery (lower gastrointestinal), colorectal cancer, laparoscopic cholecystectomy and haemorrhoids.
Mr Gerçek is highly trained with almost 20 years of experience. He gained his qualifications in general and colorectal surgery in Belgium before moving to Dundee, Scotland, to receive further training. He currently practices in Bedford, England.
He participates in teaching, supervision and audits within his field and is also involved in projects for junior doctors. He is a member of the Association of Coloproctology of Great Britain and Ireland (ACPGBI).
Areas of interest
Colorectal surgery (lower GI); Coloproctology; Lower gastrointestinal surgery; Proctology; General surgery; Laparoscopic surgery; Colorectal cancer; bowel cancer; Rectal bleeding; Haemorrhoids; piles; Fistula; Fistula-in-ano; Anal fissure; Pilonidal sinus; Skin tags; Flexible sigmoidoscopy; Laparoscopic cholecystectomy; Laparoscopic and open repair of inguinal, incisional and ventral hernias of the abdominal wall; Femoral hernia repair; Umbilical hernia repair; Paraumbilical hernia repair; Lipoma; lump;
Current NHS consultant posts held
Consultant General, Laparoscopic and Colorectal Surgeon
Bedford Hospital South Wing Kempston Road Bedford MK42 9DJ
Reading, history, playing chess.
(Additional) Languages spoken
- Dutch - Native or bilingual
- Turkish - Native or bilingual
- MD UIA 1994
- Board Certified General Surgeon in Belgium RBBS 2001
Reference number 7087460
Details of entry to specialist register
- Specialist Registration in Belgium, 2001
- GMC registration, 2010
Affiliations / memberships
ACPGBI: Association of Coloproctology of Great Britain and Ireland
Post treatment communication
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