Mr Anthony Rate: General surgery

Mr Anthony Rate

General surgery


  • Fee assured

Specialises in

  • Hepatobiliary
  • Lower GI surgery
  • Upper GI surgery

About me

Consultant General and colorectal surgeon
I perform in excess of 250 keyhole (laparoscopic) gallbladder operations per year.
I perform major bowel surgery for cancer, colitis and Crohn's disease and am
expert at anal fistula surgery and rectal prolapse
Treat piles with banding or surgery
Perform over 1000 endoscopy per year with over 99% colonoscopy completion

Areas of interest

Gallstones and gallbladder disease
Gastroscopy and Colonoscopy
Colorectal surgery including Colorectal cancer,
Colitis and Crohn's disease
Anal fistulae
Irritable bowel syndrome (IBS)

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Procedures completed

  • H2002

    Diagnostic colonoscopy, includes forceps biopsy of colon and ileum - (5-50)


  • T2000

    Primary repair of inguinal hernia - (5-50)

  • J1880

    Laparoscopic cholecystectomy with peri-operative cholangiogram - (1-5)

  • H2502

    Diagnostic flexible sigmoidoscopy (including forceps biopsy and proctoscopy) - (1-5)


  • G6500

    Diagnostic oesophago-gastro-duodenoscopy (OGD) includes forceps biopsy, biopsy urease test and dye spray - (1-5)


  • T2710

    Primary repair of ventral hernia not requiring mesh - (1-5)

  • T2100

    Repair of recurrent inguinal hernia - (1-5)

  • H5510

    Laying open of low anal fistula (fistulotomy) (including sigmoidoscopy) - (1-5)


  • G7530

    Closure of ileostomy (as sole procedure) - (1-5)

  • H3334

    Anterior resection - low (i.e. colorectal anastomosis at or below the peritoneal reflection) - (1-5)


  • H5620

    Lateral sphincterotomy of anus - (1-5)

  • H5240

    Banding of haemorrhoids - (1-5)

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