Mr Ravindra Date

Mr Ravindra Date

Consultant General Surgeon

MD, FRCS (Gen Surg), FRCSEd, MS, MB

Specialises in

  • Endoscopy
  • Hernia surgery
  • Gallstones
  • Reflux disease
  • Gallbladder removal

I am a Consultant Benign Upper GI and General Surgeon specialising in gallstones, reflux disease, motility disorders of the oesophagus, hernias and Upper GI endoscopy.

I have a keen interest in treating hiatal problems including reflux diseases and surgical correctable motility disorders of the oesophagus.

I have done more than 1,000 gallbladder surgeries in my career and have one of the largest series of paraoesophageal hernias in the country.

My current NHS practice is at Lancashire Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, affiliated to Manchester University, where I have been working for the last 13 years. Prior to this I worked as a Bariatric Surgeon for two years 2009-11 in Luton and Dunstable Hospital. I did a post CCT Bariatric Fellowship in Bruge, Belgium in 2008.

I am a Surgical Tutor and Examiner for the Royal College, where I help them for FRCS examinations and conduct advanced laparoscopic surgical courses at the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh.


General Medical Council Number: C4499967

Treatment information

Some of the principal treatments carried out by Mr Ravindra Date at Spire include:

General surgery


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Additional information

General surgery

MBBS / University of Bombay, India / 1985
Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery

MS / University of Bombay, India / 1990
Postgraduate qualification

FRCSEd / Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh / 1998

FRCS / Intercollegiate Specialty Board / 2006
General Surgery

MD / University of Manchester / 2006
Doctor of Medicine

Professional memberships


Lancashire Teaching Hospital NHS Foundation Trust.

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