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Mr Baljit Singh

General Surgeon
BA, BM BCh, MA, DPhil, FRCS(I), FRCS(Eng)

Practising at

Spire Leicester Hospital

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Treatment information

Some of the principal treatments carried out by Mr Baljit Singh at Spire include:

General surgery

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Professional profile

I was appointed as a Consultant Colorectal Surgeon and Honorary Senior Lecturer at the University Hospitals Leicester in 2009. I qualified in medicine in 1992 from Oxford University having obtained a first class honours degreee in physiological sciences. I undertook basic training in Nottingham, Leicester and became a specialist surgical registrar in the Oxford region. I was appointed as a Clinical Lecturer in the Nuffield Department of Surgery, Oxford University where I also held the post of Surgeon-Scientist.

I have a strong academic background having been awarded a PhD (DPhil) from Oxford University in 2004. In 2008 I became an International Guest Scholar of the American College of Surgeons. This is a highly competitive award given to only ten surgeons world wide each year. I have gained laparoscopic colorectal experience in Europe (Netherlands), USA and Japan.


Clinical Interests

General surgery
Colonoscopy
Coloproctology
Colorectal surgery
Laparoscopic surgery


Private contact details

Telephone 0116 265 3685
Private secretary Mrs Pippa Powley
Private secretary telephone 0116 168175
Private secretary fax 0116 2991794
Private secretary email pippa.powley@gmail.com
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Qualification and professional memberships

Professional memberships

Royal College of Surgeons of England
Association of Coloproctology Great Britain and Ireland
European Society of Coloproctology

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Current NHS posts

Consultant Colorectal Surgeon, University Hospitals of Leicester.

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Personal Profile

I enjoy playing squash and football.

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