- Not Fee assured
- Awaiting verification
- Lower GI surgery
Areas of interest
General surgery; Hernia; Gallbladder disease; Skin lesions; Colorectal cancer (bowel cancer); Inflammatory bowel disease (ulcerative colitis and Crohn's disease); Colorectal disease (lower GI); Colorectal surgery (lower GI); familial cancer syndromes; colorectal cancer screening; Benign anorectal disease (haemorrhoids, pilonidal disease, fistulas and fissures); Gastrointestinal endoscopy (gastroscopy and colonoscopy - diagnostic and therapeutic);
Extensive clinical and research experience in colorectal cancer, trauma surgery and haemorrhoids
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(Additional) Languages spoken
Google or PubMed - too numerous to list here.
Outstanding cancer outcomes. No elective surgical deaths for nine consecutive years, 2 deaths in 11 years equating to a death rate of less than 0.35% for cancer surgery.
- M.B Ch.B University of Dundee 1985
- FRCSEd Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh 1989
- M.D University of Dundee 1996
- FRCS (Gen) Intercollegiate Specialty Fellowship in General Surgery 1996
Reference number 3081172
Professional bodies (positions held - last 3 yrs)
- Lead Clinician for Colorectal Cancer (NoSCAN) North of Scotland Cancer Network NoSCAN 2011
- NHS Grampian Lead Clinician for Cancer NHS Grampian Cancer Managed Clinical Network 2012
Details of entry to specialist register
- General Surgery, 1997
Affiliations / memberships
Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh (FRCSED Gen)
Association of Coloproctology of Great Britain and Ireland
Association of Surgeons of Great Britain and Ireland
Royal Institute of International Affairs (Chatham House)
- BMI Albyn Hospital, AB10 1RW
- 08:30 - 12:00
- 01224 595993
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
01224 595 993