The general surgical team encompasses a full range of emergency and elective inpatient and day case surgery.
All consultants have extensive general surgical experience coupled with strong interests in several specialist fields which include: colorectal cancer, upper GI surgery, breast surgery, general paediatric surgery and one of the only specialist hernia and abdominal wall surgery units in the country.
The department of General Surgery offers a wide range of investigations and treatment for benign and malignant surgical diseases. All forms of minimal access surgery are performed, when appropriate, including laparoscopic cholecystectomy, hernia repair, colonic resection and anti-reflux surgery.
The team of consultant general surgeons also provide a consultant led 24/7 emergency surgery service and daily surgical emergency clinic.