Consultant Profile

Mr Vickram Joypaul

Mr Vickram Joypaul MBChB, FRCS Ed, FRCS(glas), FRCS(gen), MD
Practicing at:
Spire Washington Hospital
  • Gastroenterology
    • Coloproctocology
    • Endoscopy
    • Gastrointestinal surgery
  • Gastro-intestinal
    • General surgery
      • Colorectal surgery
      • Gastrointestinal surgery
      • Hernia repair surgery
      • Laparoscopic surgery
    Special clinical interests:
    • Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy
    • Colorectal Surgery
    • Hernia Surgery
    • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
    • Endoscopy
    Research interests:
    • Molecular Biology of GI Cancers
    • Endoscopy
    • Audit of all aspects of Colorectal Surgery
    Current NHS and /or university posts:

    Consultant General and Gastrointestinal Surgeon at South Tyneside Foundation Trust

    Year of first medical qualification:
    Current membership(s) of professional, national and regional bodies:
    • Association of Surgeons of Great Britain and Ireland
    • Association of Coloproctology of Great Britain and Ireland
    • Fellow of Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh
    • British Medical Association
    • Faculty of Examiners of the Intercollegiate Speciality Board in General Surgery
    • North of England Surgical Society 
    Contact Details 
    Telephone number to make a private appointment:
    0191 4188636
    Private secretary:
    Private secretary telephone number:
    0191 4188654
    Private secretary fax:
    0191 4176573
    Private secretary email address:
    Personal email address:
    Wednesday Evenings
    Background Information 
    Professional profile:

    Mr Joypaul qualified in 1984 from Ninewells Hospital and Medical School, Dundee.

    His basic surgical training was in North-West England (SHO) and Edinburgh (registrar) before returning to Dundee for his MD and Senior Registrar Training.

    Mr Joypaul was appointed consultant in South Tyneside in 1999.

    He is a General Surgeon with specialist referral practice in Laparoscopy, Colorectal and Gastrointestinal Surgery.

    Mr Joypaul's surgical repertoire also includes Hernia Repair, Varicose Vein Surgery, Vasectomies, Lumps and Bumps, Gastoscopy and Laparoscopic Cholecystectomies.

    Personal profile:

    Mr Joypaul is married to Reena and they have two daughters, Sheetal and Priyanka.

    Outside work Mr Joypaul likes to spend time with the family and travelling. He likes football and is a keen Arsenal supporter.


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    Mr Vickram Joypaul

    Mr Vickram Joypaul Consultant General Surgeon Spire Washington Hospital North East Durham darlington newcastle, Teeside Sunderland

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