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- Accredited endoscopist
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Last updated: 12 Nov 2020
- Lower GI surgery
- Accredited endoscopist
Mr Swift qualified in 1983 and was appointed as a Consultant Colorectal surgeon at Croydon University hospital in 1993. I have created and developed the Colorectal department there to now provide a comprehensive range of treatments for many Bowel diseases . I have also set up and developed the Academic part of the the Colorectal unit with many publications and higher degrees being awarded over the years . I have a special interest in colonoscopy with the management of colonic polyps and rectal bleeding, altered bowel habit .
Mr Swift has worked in Major London Teaching Hospitals.
Areas of interest
Colorectal disease (Lower GI); Pelvic floor surgery; Colorectal surgery (lower GI); Laparoscopic procedures ('keyhole surgery');rectal bleeding; change of bowel habit; colorectal cancer family history; change in bowel habit; faecal incontinence; Inguinal hernia, incisional hernia ; epigastric hernia; umbilical hernia; ventral hernia; haemorrhoids; Haemorrhoidectomy; colonoscopy; Anal fistula treatment
Anaesthetists worked with
Mr Robert Swift has worked with Dr Bijan Nejad at the following hospitals:
- BMI Shirley Oaks Hospital (1-5)
Current NHS consultant posts held
Mr Swift is a Consultant at Croydon University Hospital.
Mr Swift, with The Royal Marsden, is staging research determining which cancers are Chemo resistant or Radio resistant, thus tayloring treatment to patients individual needs. This research supports students Higher Degrees.
Mr Swift enjoys ski-ing, the theatre and most sports.
Royal College of Surgeons research grant has been awarded twice
Pelican Cancer centre grant awarded
Please search under Swift R I
- FRCS Royal College of Surgeons England 1987
- Bsc Kings College London 1981
- MB BS KIngs College Hospital London 1983
- MS Royal College of Surgeons England 1993
Reference number 2858384
Affiliations / memberships
Association of Surgeons GB and I
Royal Society of Medicine
Royal Collage of Surgeons England
British Medical Association
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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02086552255 Mr Swift