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Some of the principal treatments carried out by Dr Christopher J Shorrock at Spire include:
I am an experienced Gastroenterologist, who has been practising at Spire Fylde Coast Hospital since 1993. I have extensive experience in all aspects of endoscopy, particularly therapeutic endoscopy including ERCP which I have performed since 1984.
I qualified from Manchester University in 1980 after pre-clinical training at St Andrews University. I trained in Manchester Teaching Hospitals up to and including registrar level. I completed a two year period in research with Professor Sir Leslie Turberg at Hope Hospital culminating in an MD with a thesis on Gastroduodenal Mucosal Defence. I then moved to Birmingham as a Lecturer in Medicine and Honorary Senior Registrar in 1988 spending five years working in the Birmingham Hepatology and Liver Transplant and Professional Medical Unit. I was then appointed Consultant Physician with an interest in Gastroenterology to Blackpool Hospitals in 1993.
MB ChB / University of Manchester / 1980
Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery
Basic Medical Degree
MD / University of Manchester / 1992
Doctor of Medicine postgraduate degree
Consultant Gastroenterologist, Blackpool Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation TrustBack to top
I have many non-medical interests which revolve around my busy family life with four children!
I am a keen cricketer and still practise and teach Karate to children. I am also interested in computing.Back to top
24 September 2018
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