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- Accredited endoscopist
- Upper GI surgery
- Accredited endoscopist
I am a Consultant Surgeon with special interest in Advanced Laparoscopic and Upper Gastrointestinal Surgery at the Salford Royal Foundation Hospital, which is a University teaching Hospital. I do large numbers of complex stomach and oesophageal surgery in his NHS and in Private Practice.
My specialist interest includes keyhole oesophagogastric cancer surgery, gastroesophgeal reflux surgery, Barrett's oesophagus, Gallbladder surgery , Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy, Hernia and laparoscopic hernia surgery.
I had most of my postgraduate surgical training in the North West of England. In pursuit of his specialist interest I have been to specialist centers in Japan and the United States of America. I completed my post graduate research at the Manchester University and was awarded degree of Doctor Of Medicine (MD) in 2000.
I started working as consultant surgeon in the Pennine NHS Trust since 2000. I joined Salford Royal University Teaching Hospital as a Consultant Upper GI Surgeon in 2010. The Salford Royal is a University Teaching Hospital and is the Regional Centre for Upper GI and Bariatric Surgery
In addition to stomach and oesophageal cancer surgery I routinely performs laparoscopic operations such as laparoscopic hernia surgery, cholecystectomy, anti-reflux surgery and splenectomy. I have performed over a thousand laparoscopic cholecystectomy operations.
Areas of interest
Gall Stones; Upper gastro-intestinal surgery; Gastro-oesophageal reflux; Barrett's oesophagus; Hiatus hernia; Hiatus hernia surgery; anti reflux surgery; Nissen fundoplication; oesophagitis; heart burn; Oesophageal cancer; Gastric cancer; upper and lower GI endoscopy; Gastroscopy; Colonoscopy; bleeding pr. Haemorrhoids, piles; haemorrhoidectomy; laparoscopic cholecystectomy; Open cholecystectomy; Cholecystectomy; Gall bladder surgery; jaundice; common bile duct stones; pancreatitis; abdominal pain; epigastric hernia; umbilical hernia; inguinal hernia; laparoscopic inguinal hernia operation; incisional hernia; laparoscopic surgery; GORD; femoral hernia; lumps and bums; lipoma; sebaceous cyst; swallowing difficulty; achalasia; Heller's myotomy; Key Hole hernia operation
- Catherine Booth
- BMI Healthcare The Alexandra Hospital Mill Lane Cheadle SK8 2PX
- 0161 495 7786
- 0161 495 7779
Anaesthetists worked with
Current NHS consultant posts held
Consultant General and Upper Gastrointestinal Surgeon
Salford Royal University Teaching Hospital
Gastro-oesophageal reflux disease
Stomach and oesophageal cancer
Minimally invasive surgery
Clinical excellence award 7
(Additional) Languages spoken
- FRCS The Academy of Royal Colleges of Surgeons 1999
- Doctor of Medicine (MD) Universtiy of Manchester 2000
- FRCS Royal College of Surgeons of England 1990
- MBBS Universtiy of Karachi, Pakistan 1983
Reference number 3534649
Details of entry to specialist register
- General Surgery , 2000
Post treatment communication
Information for healthcare professionals (Bupa patients only, last 12 months)
Diagnostic oesophago-gastro-duodenoscopy (OGD) includes forceps biopsy, biopsy urease test and dye spray - (5-50)
IV sedation administered by operator - (5-50)
Repair of umbilical hernia (irrespective of age) - (1-5)
Laparoscopic repair of hiatus hernia with anti-reflux procedure (e.g. fundoplication) - (1-5)
Local anaesthetic blockade of named major nerve or plexus - (1-5)
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