Dr John Painter
BM BS, B Med Sci, FRCP
I have an interest in screening for colorectal cancer. I also have an interest in advanced colonoscopy (national trainer and national peer reviewer; national assessor for bowel cancer screening accreditation of colonoscopists; accredited national screening colonoscopist).
My interests include complicated inflammatory bowel disease and complex nutritional disorders.
Spire Washington Hospital is only able to provide Covid-19 tests to patients undergoing surgery at our hospital. Covid-19 testing or antibody tests are not available as a standalone service.
Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery / University of Nottingham / 1988
Consultant Gastroenterologist, Sunderland Royal Hospital.
I am married with two children and I'm mad about skiing.