Mr Bart Decadt

Mr Bart Decadt

Consultant General Surgeon

MD (Leuven), MD (Norwich), FRCSI, FRCS (Gen Surg)

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I completed my medical training in Belgium, before completing my surgical training in South Africa and Manchester. I also undertook the first MD degree at the University of East Anglia in evidence based laparoscopic surgery. I was appointed as a Consultant Surgeon in 2005 at Stepping Hill Hospital.

I have pioneered laparoscopic assisted cancer surgery for stomach and oesophagus in the North West. I regularly perform advanced laparoscopic and weight loss surgery both in my NHS practice and in the private sector. My main clinical interest is bariatric surgery and during my research fellowship I was involved with the first laparoscopic gastric banding in the UK in 1997.

I am the lead consultant surgeon for upper GI surgery for the Stockport NHS Foundation Trust.


Treatment information

Some of the principal treatments carried out by Mr Bart Decadt at Spire include:


General surgery

Other treatments

  • Anti-reflux surgery (fundoplication)

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Additional information

Gastrointestinal surgery
General surgery
Hernia repair surgery
Laparoscopic surgery
Obesity surgery

Laparoscopic surgery and bariatric surgery. 

Consultant General Surgeon, Stepping Hill Hospital, Stockport.

I enjoy outdoor activities with my family whenever I can, such as walking and travelling.

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