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I have a number of special interests within children's surgery. In particular I am interested in surgery for inflammatory bowel disease and the outcomes of minimally invasive surgery. I als have a large cohort of children who have undergone surgery for severe constipation.
I am happy to see children from birth to age 16.
Areas of interest
General surgery of childhood; Neonatal surgery; Gastro-oesophageal reflux; Paediatric surgery; Minimal access / invasive surgery; Colorectal; Bowel disease including inflammatory (IBD); Laparoscopic procedures ('keyhole surgery'); Hernia; Hydrocele; Undescended testes
Current NHS consultant posts held
Consultant Paediatric Surgeon, Newcastle upon Tyne Hospitals NHS Trust
Outcomes of surgery for Inflammatory bowel disease, gastro-oesophageal reflux.
I hold a national bronze award for clinical excellence.
Wockenforth R, Gillespie CS, Jaffray B. Survival of children following
Nissen fundoplication. British Journal of Surgery 2011;98:680-5
Courses offered to GPs
Common childrens surgical conditions
A peer reviewed publication of complications following a major surgical procesure.
K, Bunn SK, Jaffray B. Complications following restorative
proctocolectomy in children. Journal of Pediatric Surgery 2011;46:336-41
- B Med Biol Aberdeen University 1984
- MB ChB Aberdeen University 1986
- FRCS(Glas) Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow 1990
- ChM University of Aberdeen 1994
- FRCS(Paed) Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow 1996
Reference number 3135370
Professional bodies (positions held - last 3 yrs)
- Regional Advisor Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow 2012
Details of entry to specialist register
- CCT in Paediatric Surgery, 1996
Affiliations / memberships
British Association of Paediatric Surgeons
- Nuffield Health Newcastle-upon-Tyne Hospital...
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- 0191 282 5275
Post treatment communication
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