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 a.tamhankar@nhs.net


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)


Additional information

None