Consultant Profile

Mr Michael Lewis

Mr Michael Lewis MBBS, MS, FRCS(GenSurg)
Practicing at:
Spire Norwich Hospital
  • General surgery
    • Colonoscopy
    • Endoscopy
    • Gastrointestinal surgery
    • Hernia repair surgery
    • Laparoscopic surgery
    • Minimal access surgery
    • Obesity
    • Obesity Surgery
    • Pancreatic and biliary surgery
  • Weight loss surgery (Obesity)
    Special clinical interests:

    Upper gastrointestinal surgery
    Minimally invasive surgery
    Obesity surgery

    Research interests:

    Oesophagogastric cancer and Barretts
    Post operative fluid physiology

    Current NHS and /or university posts:

    Consultant General Surgeon, Norfolk & Norwich University Hospital NHS Trust
    Honorary Senior Lecturer UEA Medical School

    Year of first medical qualification:
    Current membership(s) of professional, national and regional bodies:

    Royal College of Surgeons
    Association of Upper GI Surgery
    Society for Surgery of Alimentary Tract
    Association of Surgeons

    Contact Details 
    Telephone number to make a private appointment:
    07745 480677
    Private secretary:
    Mrs Karen Turner
    Private secretary telephone number:
    07745 480677
    Private secretary email address:
    Personal email address:
    Wednesday afternoons
    Background Information 
    Professional profile:

    I am an Upper GI Surgeon specialising in laparoscopic surgery and Oesophagogastric cancer, Clinical Director of General Surgery and hold an honorary Senior Lecturer post at the UEA medical school.

    I qualified at St Thomas' Hospital Medical School in 1988 and did my surgical training mainly in London, Los Angeles and East Anglia before being appointed as a consultant at the Norfolk and Norwich in 1999.

    Conditions treated:
    - Laparoscopic surgery: gallstones, reflux surgery, stomach surgery, Bariatric (obesity) surgery, hernia.

    - Minor surgery: local anaesthetic hernia repair, groin strain (Gilmores groin).

    - Major cancer surgery: Gastrectomy, Oesophagectomy, Liver resection.

    - Obesity surgery: Laparoscopic band.

    Personal profile:

    Currently have two small children. My wife, Maria, works in the Norfolk and Norwich Hospital ITU.

    Hobbies include running, skiing, basic childcare and carpentry (warning: last two don't mix!).

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