He completed his specialist training in general surgery in South West England, including subspecialist training in complex upper gastrointestinal & laparoscopic (keyhole) surgery at Bristol Royal Infirmary. He then completed a further one-year subspecialist fellowship in bariatric (metabolic) surgery in Auckland, New Zealand.
Having returned to the UK, he worked for one year as a locum Consultant Oesophagogastric Cancer & Bariatric Surgeon at Queen Alexandra Hospital, Portsmouth, before taking up his current substantive Consultant post in Cornwall.
Michael is a Consultant Upper Gastrointestinal, Bariatric & Laparoscopic General Surgeon, performing both elective and emergency general surgery. Specialist interests include:-
Upper GI: Laparoscopic (keyhole) gallbladder surgery, anti-reflux surgery, complex hiatus hernia surgery, achalasia surgery and upper GI endoscopy
Bariatric: Laparoscopic gastric banding, gastric bypass, sleeve gastrectomy and revision surgery.
General: Laparoscopic and open abdominal wall hernia surgery (inguinal, femoral, paraumbilical, spigelian, incisional).
Consultant Upper GI & Bariatric Surgeon
Upper GI Surgery, Bariatric Surgery, Hernia Surgery