Mr Colin Harris

Consultant General and Laparoscopic Surgeon

MB FRCS


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I qualified from the University of Glasgow in 1991 and trained on the Glasgow surgical rotation before taking up a Registrar position in Manchester. I elected not to do a period of research, concentrating on clinical surgery which allowed me to specialise in both upper and lower gastrointestinal surgery. I was then appointed as a consultant general surgeon in 2003. Since my appointment I have further specialised in Bariatric and Hepatobiliary surgery.

I embraced minimal access (laparoscopic) surgery at an early stage and have concentrated on developing this service in all surgical specialties. I sought further training in Europe and the United States from internationally recognised experts in both Bariatric and Hepatobiliary surgery.

I am also very keen to develop robotic surgery and I currently perform robotic colorectal surgery.

I am an active member of the multidisciplinary teams for colorectal, upper gastro-intestinal, hepatobiliary and bariatric surgery ensuring the best possible care for my patients.

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General Medical Council Number: C3482694

Treatment information

Some of the principal treatments carried out by Mr Colin Harris at Spire include:

Colorectal surgery

General surgery

Other treatments

  • GI surgery
  • Laparoscopic surgery
  • Hepatobiliary surgery
  • Endocrine surgery
  • Inflammatory bowel disease
  • Upper and lower endoscopy¬†

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Clinical interests

Upper gastro-intestinal disease; Colo-rectal surgery, Gastro-intestinal disease; Bariatric surgery (for obesity); Hepatobiliary(surgery); Laparoscopic procedures ('keyhole surgery'); Endocrine disorders; Laparoscopic hernia repair; Gastroscopy; colonoscopy; sigmoidoscopy; rectal bleeding; Haemorrhoids; gallstones; Hiatus hernia; reflux disease; heartburn; altered bowel habit; anal fissure.

Qualification and professional memberships

Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh / Edinburgh / 1997
FRCS

MC ChB University of Glasgow / Glasgow / 1991
MB ChB


Professional memberships

Royal College of surgeons of Edinburgh

Association of Surgeons of GB & I

Association of Upper GI surgeons of GB & I

BOMSS

Personal profile

Although I devote a considerable amount of time to my clinical pursuits, I enjoy my holidays especially if they involve a snow covered mountain or golf course.

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