Consultant Profile

Mr Golam Farook

Mr Golam Farook MB BS, FRCS, FICS, MS (General Surgery)
Practicing at:
Spire Washington Hospital
  • General surgery
    • Colorectal surgery
Special clinical interests:
Colorectal cancer surgery / Laparoscopic colorectal surgery
Inflammatory bowel disorders including ileoanal pouch surgery
General surgery
Laparoscopic surgery including hernias and gall bladders
Pelvic floor surgery e.g.rectal prolapse, obstructive defecation
Perianal conditions eg piles, fistula, fissure
Faecal incontinence
Upper and lower GI endoscopies
Current NHS and /or university posts:
Consultant Colorectal & General Surgeon, Sunderland Royal Hospital
Year of first medical qualification:
Current membership(s) of professional, national and regional bodies:
Association of Surgeons of Great Britain & Ireland
Association of Coloproctology of Great Britain & Ireland
Association of Laparoscopic Surgeons
Contact Details 
Telephone number to make a private appointment:
0191 418 8636
Private secretary:
Private secretary telephone number:
0191 4151272 Ext 2380
Private secretary fax:
0191 4176573
Private secretary email address:
Personal email address:
Background Information 
Professional profile:
Mr Farook trained in colorectal and general surgery and his practise includes:

*Upper and lower G.I. endoscopies
*Bowel cancer surgery e.g. laparoscopy
*Inflammatory bowel surgery including crohn's, ulcerative colitis and pouch surgery
*Faecal Incontinence and functional bowel disorder e.g. obstructive defecation, rectal prolapse
*Perianal conditions including piles/fistula in ano/fissure
Laparoscopic surgery including gall bladder, inguinal hernia and incisional hernia.
*All aspects of general surgery and endoscopies
Personal profile:
Mr farook is involved in charity and community work. Also he is involved in cricket coaching to children.

My hobbies include:
*Collecting postal stamps

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Mr Golam Farook

Mr Golam Farook General surgery Consultant, Washington, Newcastle, Tyne and Wear, private hospital specialist.

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