Mr Ian Welch

General surgery

  • Fee assured

Specialises in

  • Upper GI surgery

About me

I am a General Surgeon with an interest in Gastrointestinal disease and laparoscopic surgery.
My sub-speciality is in Upper gastrointestinal Surgery for Cancer and Reflux disease.
I have a particular interest in patient assessment and pre-optimisation prior to major surgery and have been manging an Enhanced recovery programme for my patients for over 9 years.
I have been in Consultant practice at the BMI Alexandra Hospital since 2002 and have good working relationships with local GP's and my Consultant colleagues.
I hold weekly out-patient clinics on a Monday evening and at other times on an ad hoc basis according to patient needs.
I perform Gastrointestinal endoscopy and Surgery at the hospital at times to suite patient requirements.
All patients are offered a permanent record of consultations/procedures in the form of "copy letters" sent to their GP.
Procedure based information booklets are provided for patients undergoing surgical & endoscopic interventions.

Areas of interest

All General Surgical and Gastrointestinal conditions including: herniae; gall stones; Upper and Lower gastrointestinal disorders; Abdominal pain; Minor skin and subcutaneous surgery; Sub-specialist in Upper GI diseases/Surgery (including Oesophagogastric; Cancer and Reflux disease).

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