General Surgery

Welcome to General Surgery at Manchester Royal Infirmary, one of the largest and most specialised general surgical units in the region, treating patients from Manchester and surrounding areas.

Our service includes Upper Gastro-Intestinal (UGI) surgery, Lower GI (Colorectal surgery and Hepatobiliary (HPB) surgery.

The multidisciplinary surgical team provides a range of specialist services. We use minimally invasive (keyhole) technique for many procedures and are continually developing our surgical services.

The department is committed to providing high levels of training and education to staff and is also active in developing multidisciplinary team working and research.

Location and Services

This service is led by our Clinical Head of Department, who is a Consultant Surgeon, is supported by our Directorate Manager.

Colorectal Team
Consultant Secretary Contact Number
Mrs Chris Craig Janet Potter 0161 746 2387
Mr Finlay Curran Francesca Entwistle 0161 701 0529
Mr David Donnelly Clair Pickles 0161 276 3528
Mr Rajeev Kushwaha Rachael McKay 0161 276 4170
Mr Felix Mazarelo (Trafford) Janet Potter 0161 746 2387
Professor James Hill Fariya Khan 0161 276 4286
Mr Amir Al-Dabbagh (Trafford) Janet Potter 0161 746 2387
Mr Mahdy Borghol (Trafford) Janet Potter 0161 746 2387
Mr Ben Hornung Clair Pickles 0161 276 3528
Mr Nicholas Stylianides Rachael Mckay 0161 276 4170

Hepato-Biliary Team
Consultant Secretary Contact Number
Professor Aali Sheen Ceri Jones 0161 701 9404
Mr Thomas Satyadas Ceri Jones 0161 701 9404
Professor Derek O’Reilly Linda Pendlebury 0161 276 8531
Mr Nicola  de’ Liguori-Carino Sidrah Iqbal 0161 276 5820
Mr Rahul Deshpande Linda Pendlebury 0161 276 8531
Mr Saurabh Jamdar Sidrah Iqbal 0161 276 5820
Professor Ajith Siriwardena Clare Jones 0161 701 2534

Emergency General Surgery/ Upper Gastro-Intestinal Team 
Consultant Secretary Contact Number
Mr Paul Goldsmith Danielle Gilmore 0161 701 2782
Mr Christian Macutkiewicz Danielle Gilmore 0161 701 2782
Mr Panos Stathakis Clare Jones 0161 701 2534
Ms Stella Smith Sidrah Iqbal 0161 276 5820

Location

Our wards and offices are located on the second floor of Manchester Royal Infirmary. Postal address is: Manchester Royal Infirmary Oxford Road Manchester M13 9WL Click here for directions to the Hospital

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