Mr Shanmugam Vetrivel

Consultant General Surgeon


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My clinical practice involves general and vascular surgical problems. I am currently based at the Sunderland Royal Hospital where I am a Consultant General Surgeon.

The common operations that I do are varicose veins, hernias, peripheral arterial bypasses, aneurysms of abdominal aorta, laparoscopic cholecystectomy, benign anal problems and minor procedures.

General Medical Council Number: C4039729

Treatment information

Some of the principal treatments carried out by Mr Shanmugam Vetrivel at Spire include:

General surgery

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Clinical interests

Vascular surgery
Hernia repair surgery

Qualification and professional memberships

MB BS / University of Madras / 1983
Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery

Professional memberships

Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh

British Medical Association

Vascular Surgical Society of Great Britain and Ireland

Current NHS posts

Consultant General Surgeon, Sunderland Royal Hospital

Personal profile

I am a keen sportsman and am a member of the Wearside Golf Club and the Sunderland Health and Racquet Club. I regularly cycle and have done the Coast to Coast and Great North bike rides. I also enjoy watching football and playing golf.

Financial interests

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

Contact information

Telephone 0191 418 8636