Pradeep Kumar

Consultant Gastrointestinal and Laparoscopic Surgery - Mr Pradeep Kumar
Consultant Gastrointestinal and Laparoscopic Surgery - Mr Pradeep Kumar

Mr Pradeep Kumar

Consultant Gastrointestinal and Laparoscopic Surgery

 

Mr Kumar qualified and did his early surgical training in India and came to UK in 1991. He was awarded the G B Ong Medal of the Royal College in 1991 at the FRCS examination. He did Registrar rotation in the UCLH/Middlesex rotation and subsequently Senior registrar in Newcastle Deanery. In 1995, He took a post of the Consultant Surgical gastroenterology and Minimally invasive surgery in Delhi. He returned as a consultant Surgeon at the University hospital of North Tees where he was a key figure in establishing advanced laparoscopic surgery and training facility.

Mr Kumar specialises in advanced laparoscopic surgery of the digestive system and has special interests in laparoscopic surgery for hiatus hernia, splenectomy, biliary surgery, incisional and inguinal hernia, rectopexy and colorectal resection.  He is working with the colleagues in the department to establish a centre for advanced laparoscopic surgery including colorectal surgery at the Queen's Hospital.

Contact details

Secretary Sharon Cox

Telephone 01283 511511 Ext 4033

 

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