Mr John Grabham

Mr John Grabham

Consultant Colorectal Surgeon

Practising at

Spire Gatwick Park Hospital

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Treatment information

Some of the principal treatments carried out by Mr John Grabham at Spire include:

General surgery

Other treatments

Rafaelo procedure

Rectal bleeding

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Professional profile

I am a Consultant General Surgeon at Spire Gatwick Park Hospital. I am the Senior Colorectal Surgeon at Surrey and Sussex NHS Trust.

I was appointed as Consultant Surgeon in 2001. I trained at specialist units in the Trent, Glasgow and Wessex region, ultimately as Senior Registrar to Professor Bill Heald, the world authority on rectal cancer surgery. I have developed a clinical practice in Surrey which was reviewed by the National Lead for Colorectal Cancer and described as equal to the best in the country.

I led the development of the Department for Digestive Diseases, establishing a multi-disciplinary team of physicians and surgeons and building a new wing of the hospital dedicated to the management of gastrointestinal diseases. I now concentrate on clinical work which is principally focused upon the investigation and management of patients with bowel diseases. I qualified as a British Society of Gastroenterology "gold standard” colonoscopist and also have a busy practice in the surgical management of hernias.

Clinical Interests

Colorectal surgery
Hernia repair surgery

Special clinical interests: Rectal bleeding.

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Qualification and professional memberships

Professional memberships

The Association of Coloproctology
The Royal Society of Medicine
The British Medical Association

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Current NHS posts

Senior Colorectal Surgeon at Surrey and Sussex NHS Trust

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Personal Profile

I am married to Pippa and have twin children, Tom and Fiona, who were born in 2007. We have a small farm in West Sussex and breed and train horses for Dressage. If I have any spare free time, I enjoy classic cars, skiing and sailing.

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Private contact details

Telephone Insured - 01293 778 919; Self funding - 01293 778 906
Private secretary Mrs Geraldine Munday