- Not Fee assured
- Awaiting verification
- Open Referral network
- Lower GI surgery
Nicola Fearnhead completed her preclinical medical training at Pembroke College, Cambridge before going on to Merton College, Oxford as a Rhodes Scholar for her clinical training and graduating from medical school in 1993. Early surgical training was undertaken in Bristol followed by Specialist Registrar training, including a two-year period in genetic research, in the Oxford region finishing in 2004. She spent 2005 at the Cleveland Clinic in Ohio, USA, as the prestigious International Fellow in Advanced Colorectal Surgery. Miss Fearnhead was appointed to Addenbrooke’s Hospital as a Consultant Colorectal Surgeon in January 2006.
Areas of interest
Haemorrhoids ("piles"); Colonoscopy; Incontinence (urine / faeces); Colorectal surgery (lower GI); Transanal resection; Bowel disease including inflammatory (IBD); anal fistula; colorectal cancer; laparoscopic surgery; hernia surgery
- Lizzie Garner
- Nuffield Hospital 4 Trumpington Road CAMBRIDGE CB2 8AF
- 01223 370979
Current NHS consultant posts held
Consultant Colorectal Surgeon, Addenbrooke’s Hospital
Miss Fearnhead’s thesis examined the role of genetic predisposition to colorectal cancer in the general population. She has maintained a strong interest in clinical research as an NHS Consultant. Miss Fearnhead is the current chair of the Research & Audit Committee of the Association of Coloproctology of Great Britain and Ireland (ACPGBI) and a member of the National Cancer Research Institute Colorectal CSG surgical subgroup.
Reference number 4035495
- Nuffield Health Cambridge Hospital, CB2 8AF
- 08:00 - 12:00
- 01223 270979
Post treatment communication
Following treatment of a Bupa member, I will communicate with GPs in line with Department of Health, GMC and appropriate professional bodies guidelines.
Information for healthcare professionals (Bupa patients only, last 12 months)
Rigid sigmoidoscopy (including proctoscopy and biopsy) - (1-5)
Diagnostic flexible sigmoidoscopy (including forceps biopsy and proctoscopy) - (1-5)
Diagnostic colonoscopy, includes forceps biopsy of colon and ileum - (1-5)
Haemorrhoidal artery ligation operation (including image-guided) +/- recto anal prolapse repair - (1-5)