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Mr John Camilleri-Brennan 04633594

General surgery

 

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Specialises in

  • General
  • Lower GI surgery

About me

Mr Camilleri-Brennan is a Consultant in General and Colorectal Surgery, practicing at Forth Valley Royal Hospital (NHS Forth Valley) and in the private sector. He is currently the Lead Clinician for Colorectal Cancer and represents NHS Forth Valley on the West of Scotland managed clinical network for colorectal cancer. He also holds the post of Honorary Clinical Associate Professor in Surgery with the University of Glasgow.

A graduate of the University of Malta, Mr Camilleri-Brennan received his postgraduate surgical training primarily in Dundee and Aberdeen. He was awarded a Travelling Fellowship by the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow that enabled him to pursue further studies in colorectal surgery at the University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, USA. His research on rectal cancer led to a doctorate from the University of Dundee.

Mr Camilleri-Brennan performs all aspects of general and colorectal surgery, in particular gall bladder and hernia surgery, surgery for colorectal cancer and inflammatory bowel disease, laparoscopic surgery, and surgery for incontinence and pelvic floor disorders (including rectal prolapse and rectocoele) especially following childbirth.

He is a Principal Investigator in a number of research projects, has published articles in major surgical journals, co-authored chapters in postgraduate surgical textbooks, and has presented prize-winning papers at many national and international meetings. He is Associate Director of Surgical Examinations, Council member and former Regional Advisor and College Tutor for the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow.

A recognised postgraduate surgical trainer, he is an elected member of the Faculty of Surgical Trainers of the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh. He is the recipient of the prestigious William Cullen Prize from the Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh for his and his team’s colorectal expertise.

Areas of interest

Gall bladder surgery;
Hernia surgery;
Surgery and screening for colorectal cancer;
Inflammatory bowel disease;
Laparoscopic surgery;
Surgery for haemorrhoids;
Surgery for anal fissure;
Surgery for anal fistula;
Pilonidal sinus surgery;
Surgery for rectal prolapse and rectocoele;
Surgery for pelvic floor disorders and incontinence especially following childbirth;
Anal implants for faecal incontinence;
Gastroscopy;
Colonoscopy;
Endoanal ultrasound
Advanced Laparoscopic surgery ('keyhole surgery');
Colorectal cancer screening;
Colorectal surgery (lower GI);
Upper Gastro-intestinal tract surgery;
Advanced surgery for faecal incontinence; Advanced surgery for colorectal (Bowel) cancer; Advanced surgery for inflammatory bowel disease;
Haemorrhoidal artery ligation (HALO/ THD) for haemorrhoids; Surgery in the elderly.

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Procedures completed

  • H2002

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

    Kings Park Hospital (5-50)

  • H2502

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

    Kings Park Hospital (1-5)

  • T2000

    Primary repair of inguinal hernia - (1-5)

    Kings Park Hospital (1-5)

  • G8082

    Diagnostic oesophago-gastro-duodenoscopy (OGD) and immediate colonoscopy includes forceps biopsies, biopsy test and dye spray (as sole procedure) - (1-5)

    Kings Park Hospital (1-5)

  • G6500

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

    Kings Park Hospital (1-5)

  • T2720

    Laparoscopic repair of incisional hernia requiring mesh - (1-5)

    Kings Park Hospital (1-5)

  • J1830

    Laparoscopic cholecystectomy - (1-5)

    Kings Park Hospital (1-5)

  • H5940

    Excision of pilonidal sinus and suture/skin graft - (1-5)

    Kings Park Hospital (1-5)

  • S0651

    Removal of benign lesion on trunk or limbs less than 10 cm in diameter or on scalp less than 5cm in diameter (excluding lipoma) - (1-5)

    Kings Park Hospital (1-5)

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