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Mr Richard O'Hara

General surgery

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Specialises in

  • General
  • Lower GI surgery

About me

I qualified from the University of Nottingham Medical School in 1991. I was awarded the Fellowship of the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh in 1996. I obtained a M.D ( Doctor of Medicine) for my research into the immunology of colorectal cancer. I was awarded the Piedmont Prize by the American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons in 1997 for this work. I completed my higher surgical training in Oxford and was appointed as a Consultant at Milton Keynes University Hospital in 2003.
I am the Senior Colorectal Surgeon in the Department and have recently completed six years as the Clinical Director.
I have been an Examiner for the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh since 2007.
Throughout the last 15 years I have been active in medical education. I have sat on the Oxford Deanery Higher Surgical Training Committee and have been a Regional Surgical Advisor/ Tutor for both the English and Edinburgh Royal Colleges of Surgery.
I am current involved in teaching at the University of Buckingham Medical School.
I have had regular satisfactory annual appraisals and have recently been revalidated for a second 5 year cycle with the GMC.

Areas of interest

Colorectal surgery (lower GI);
Coloproctology; Anal conditions including Haemorrhoids ("piles"), anal fistulas and anal tags.
Upper and lower gastrointestinal endoscopy;
General Surgery conditions; Laparoscopic cholecystectomy (gallbladder disease); hernia surgery.

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  • Mr Richard O'Hara has worked with Dr Wassim Shamsuddin at the following hospitals:

    • BMI The Saxon Clinic (1-5)
  • Mr Richard O'Hara has worked with Dr Navreet Ghuman at the following hospitals:

    • BMI The Saxon Clinic (1-5)
  • Mr Richard O'Hara has worked with Dr Joseph A Cooney at the following hospitals:

    • BMI The Saxon Clinic (1-5)
  • Mr Richard O'Hara has worked with Dr Venkatraman Hariharan at the following hospitals:

    • BMI The Saxon Clinic (1-5)
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