Consultant Profile

Mr Shanmugam Vetrivel

Mr Shanmugam Vetrivel MB BS, MS, FRCSEd
Practicing at:
Spire Washington Hospital
  • General surgery
    • Vascular surgery
Current NHS and /or university posts:

Consultant General Surgeon at Sunderland Royal Hospital

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

Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh
British Medical Association
Vascular Surgical Society of Great Britain and Ireland

Financial interests/shares:

Owns 100% of an ultrasound machine he uses at the hospital.

Contact Details 
Telephone number to make a private appointment:
0191 418 8636
Personal email address:
Background Information 
Professional profile:

Mr Vetrivel's clinical practice involves general and vascular surgical problems. The common operations that he does are varicose veins, hernias, peripheral arterial bypasses, aneurysms of abdominal aorta, laparoscopic cholecystectomy, benign anal problems and minor procedures.

Personal profile:

Mr Vetrivel is a keen sportsman. He is a member of the Wearside Golf Club and the Sunderland Health and Racquet Club. He regularly cycles and has done the Coast to Coast and Great North bike rides. He also enjoy's watching football and playing golf.

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Mr Shanmugam Vetrivel

Mr Shanmugam Vetrivel General surgery Consultant, Washington, Newcastle, Tyne and Wear, private hospital specialist.

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