Royal Cornwall Hospital

Benign Upper GI & Bariatric Surgery Fellowship

 

Fellowship location

 


Fellowship Centre
Royal Cornwall Hospital

Fellowship Country
UK

Centre Town/City
Truro, Cornwall

 

Fellowship faculty

 


Fellowship Director
Mr Michael Clarke

Contact Number
01872 252373

Faculty Email
michael.clarke16@nhs.net

 

Fellowship details

 


Speciality focus
Benign Upper GI & Bariatric Surgery

Duration
12 – 18 months

Salary
£30,002 – £47,175 (plus on call supplement)

On-call
Yes (1 in 10)

Next available
January 2019

 

Fellowship history

 


Programme began
2013

Previous fellows
2

Current fellows
0

Operative experience
Bariatric (primary & revision) – 130 (68 RYGB / 29 LSG / 16 LAGB)
Laparoscopic cholecystectomy – 157
Laparoscopic CBD exploration – 14
Laparoscopic fundoplication – 19
Laparoscopic para-oesophageal hiatus hernia – 12
Laparoscopic inguinal hernia (TAPP / TEP) – 32

 

Fellowship contents

 


Oesophageal resection
No

Gastric resection
No

Liver resection
No

Liver transplant
No

Pancreas resection
No

Bariatric surgery
Yes – 100 cases are performed by the unit each year

Research opportunities
Yes (clinical)

 

Additional information

 

The duration can be adapted to suit the needs of the fellow