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- Upper GI surgery
I am a specialist upper gastrointestinal and bariatric surgeon with over 20 years of consultant experience.
My practice encompasses general keyhole abdominal surgery of the upper GI system. I specialise in hiatus hernia, gallbladder, general hernia, stomach and oesophageal disorders.
I have extensive experience of revisional and complex surgery.
I am one of the UK's leading bariatric surgeons
Areas of interest
Oesphageal surgery; Gastric surgery; Bariatric surgery (for obesity); Anti-reflux surgery; Hernia surgery; Gallbladder surgery; Minimal access / keyhole surgery; Upper gastro-intestinal surgery
- Jo Beach
- Spire Portsmouth Hospital Bartons Road HAVANT PO9 5NP
- 01243 371495
- Sarah Andrews
- The Sudbury Clinic Clementine Churchill Hospital Sudbury Hill Harrow HA1 3GW
- 0845 643 1400
Anaesthetists worked with (Bupa members, please ask your consultant whether your anaesthetist is fee-assured)
Current NHS consultant posts held
Part-time NHS consultant
Department of Upper GI and Bariatric Surgery
Queen Alexandra Hospital
Disorders of the upper GI tract
Edward Ward Memorial Prize - Surgical Anatomy
Mayo Robson Prize in Clinical Surgery
Ferns Prize at the Royal College of Surgeons
BOA Young scientific invesigator of the year
Royal College of Surgeons Hunterian Professor
European Commission Fellowship in Surgical Oncology
46 Scientific Papers
7 Book Chapters
92 Invited lecture presentations (worldwide)
32 Scientific Papers presented
6 TV series 'Fat Doctor'
2 TV series 'Food Hospital'
4 appearances on 'Embarrassing Bodies'
Courses offered to GPs
Happy to arrange educational talks for GP's or patients: On request
- BSc(Hons) University of Leeds 1983
- MBChB University of Leeds 1986
- FRCS Royal College of Surgeons 1992
- MD University of Leeds 1993
- Associate Professor of Surgery Prince of Wales Hospital, HONG KONG 1995
Reference number 3139350
Details of entry to specialist register
- Full, 1996
Affiliations / memberships
Association of Upper GI Surgeons
British Obesity and Metabolic Surgery Society
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.