Mr Rafael Chavez

Consultant General Surgeon

Practising at

Spire Cardiff Hospital

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Treatment information

Some of the principal treatments carried out by Mr Rafael Chavez at Spire include:

General surgery

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Professional profile

I graduated in 1975 and became a consultant lecturer in 1981. Having completed my PhD I have worked in transplantation and general surgery in Cambridge. I am currently working as a consultant transplant and general surgeon at the University Hospital of Wales Cardiff.

My surgical interests are general and laparoscopic surgery and transplantation.

Clinical Interests

Gastro-intestinal surgery, hepatobiliary surgery, laparoscopic surgery, cholecystectomy and surgery of hernias

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Current NHS posts

Consultant Surgeon, University Hospital of Wales, Cardiff.

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Personal Profile

I enjoy music and play several instruments. I am also a keen cyclist.

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Private contact details

Telephone 029 2073 6011
Private secretary email