Northern General Hospital, Sheffield UGI Unit

UGI Fellowship

Fellowship location

Fellowship Centre Sheffield UGI Unit, Northern General Hospital Sheffield Teaching Hospital NHS Foundation Trust
Fellowship Country England
Centre Town/City Sheffield

Fellowship faculty

Fellowship Director Mr Anand Tamhanker
Contact Number 0114 2266707
Faculty Email

Fellowship details

Speciality focus OG resection, complex benign with bariatric exposure
Duration 12 months
Salary Registrar pay scale
On-call Yes (1 in 9 weekends)
Next available March 2021

Fellowship history

Programme began 2016
Previous fellows 2
Current fellows 1
Operative experience STS, STU, P: 13 gastrectomies, 20 oesophagectomies, 8 paraoesophageal hiatal hernia, 16 fundoplications, 2 Heller Myotomies and >300 gastroscopies including therapeutics.

Fellowship contents

Oesophageal resection Yes (50 in unit / year)
Gastric resection Yes (30 in unit / year)
Liver resection No
Liver transplant No
Pancreas resection No
Bariatric surgery Yes (30 in unit / year)
Research opportunities Yes (clinical)

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