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- Lower GI surgery
I studied medicine at Oxford University before completing my surgical training in the West Midlands. My higher degree from Birmingham was is the proteomics (protein changes) associated with colorectal cancer. I am a consultant and Clinical Service Lead for general surgery at the Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Birmingham and practice at the Priory Hospital, Edgbaston. I have particular expertise in open and laparoscopic hernia surgery including complex abdominal wall repair using component separation techniques and pre-operative botox injection. I also regularly operate for bowel cancer, inflammatory bowel disease, and other benign colorectal conditions such as hernias, pilonidal sinuses, haemorrhoids and fistulas.
Areas of interest
Bowel disease including inflammatory (IBD); Endoscopic procedures; Laparoscopic procedures ('keyhole surgery'); Colonoscopy; Hernias, including inguinal hernia; incisional hernia; ventral hernia; Incontinence (urine / faeces); Colorectal (bowel) cancer; Haemorrhoids ("piles"); Colitis; Crohn's disease; Gastroenterology; Colorectal disease (Lower GI); Colon cancer
Anaesthetists worked with
Current NHS consultant posts held
Consultant and Clinical Service Lead for General Surgery. Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Birmingham.
My research interests include anal fistulas , inflammatory bowel disease and hernia surgery.
Married with 2 children.
0% mortality for colorectal cancer surgery in last 5 years
- BM BCh Oxford University 1994
- BA Hons Phys Oxford University 1991
- MD Birmingham University 2006
- FRCS Royal College of Surgeons 2006
Reference number 4121026
Affiliations / memberships
Association of Coloproctology GB and Ireland
British Medical Association
- BMI The Priory Hospital, B5 7UG
- 08:30 - 10:30
- 0800 051 5030
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.