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General Surgery

 Please read about our surgical wards and day surgery unit by following the link here

If you have any questions about our general surgery services (including breast services) please get in touch with the General Surgery Manager Veronique.Okafor@royalberkshire.nhs.uk or alternatively you can contact the clinical admin team via CAT 3: 0118 322 6890 or rbb-tr.CAT3@nhs.net . For queries about plastic surgery referrals please contact CAT 1: 0118 322 7139 or rbb-tr.CAT1@nhs.net

Consultants & special interests

Michael Booth - Upper gastrointestinal and biliary surgery, laparoscopic surgery, gastro-oesophageal reflux, oesophageal surgery

Philip Conaghan - Laparoscopic and open colorectal surgery including cancer & inflammatory bowel disease; perianal disease and hernias 

Dominic Coull - Laparoscopic hernia and colorectal surgery, rectal bleeding, colonoscopy, colorectal cancer, inflammatory bowel disease, haemorrhoids, anal fissue.

Stephen Courtney - Breast Surgery, breast cancer and benign breast disease

Nicola Dunne - Oncoplastic Surgeon - breast cancer surgery, immediate and delayed breast reconstruction and breast reduction surgery

Gregory Jones - Bariatric Surgery, Upper GI Surgery, Laparoscopic Surgery, and General Surgery of Childhood.

Daniel McGrath - Laparoscopic Colorectal Surgery and Colo Rectal Cancer surgery, inflammatory bowel disease, perianal conditions 

Simon Middleton - All colorectal surgery (including laparoscopic), colorectal cancer surgery, inflammatory bowel disease, perianal conditions (haemorrhoids, fissure, rectal bleeding), hernia, gallbladder disease

James Ramus - Upper GI Surgery, Laparoscopic Surgery and Bariatric Surgery

Marianne Sampson - Upper GI and bariatric surgery, and laparoscopic surgery

Ediri Sideso - Vascular Surgery

Brendan Smith - Breast cancer, breast reconstruction (immediate and delayed), breast reduction, mastopexy and augmentation.

Kumaran Thiruppathy - Laparoscopic Colorectal and General  surgery:  Rectal bleeding, Pelvic floor surgery , General Proctology,(Haemorrhoids, fissure in ano, Fistula in ano) , Gastroscopy and Colonoscopy, colorectal cancer, Inflammatory bowel disease, Hernias

Hilary Umeh - Breast diseases, Breast Cancer and Melanoma Surgery.

Breast clinics

Two Week Wait cancer referrals should be sent via e-Referral or faxed to the Cancer Referral Point FAX: 0118 322 6698.

 Gastro-intestinal surgery outpatient clinics

Royal Berkshire Hospital; Townlands Memorial Hospital; Royal Berkshire Bracknell Healthspace & West Berkshire Community Hospital

Colorectal Surgery; Gall Bladder; Nurse Specialist Ostomy - Colorectal Surgery; Upper GI Surgery

Wallingford Community Hospital

Gall Bladder; Upper GI Surgery

General surgery (not specified) clinics

 Royal Berkshire Hospital

General Surgery; Hernia Repair; Thyroid & Parathyroid

 Townlands Memorial Hospital; Royal Berkshire Bracknell Healthspace; Wallingford Community Hospital & West Berkshire Community Hospital

General Surgery; Hernia Repair;

Plastic surgery clinics

Plastic surgery (low priority with prior approval only) at Royal Berkshire Hospital & West Berkshire Berkshire Community Hospital

Vascular surgery clinics

Vascular surgery clinics are held at Royal Berkshire Bracknell Healthspace; & West Berkshire Berkshire Community Hospital




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