Mr Shlok Balupuri

Mr Shlok Balupuri

Consultant General Surgeon

Practising at

Spire Washington Hospital

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Treatment information

Some of the principal treatments carried out by Mr Shlok Balupuri at Spire include:

General surgery


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Professional profile

I am a Consultant Surgeon at Sunderland Royal Hospital. I provide private practice surgery at Spire Washington Hospital. I am trained in Hepatopancreatobiliary, Laparoscopic Bariatric surgery and anti reflux surgery. I have trained and performed Weight Loss Surgery and now teach at Bariatric Courses. I have been to various bariatric units based in Frankfurt, Oslo and Bruge.

At Spire Washington Hospital, I perform Laparoscopic, gastric bypass surgery, gastric sleeve resections and gastric balloon insertion for surgical management of Obesity. My other interests include Pancreato-biliary surgery and Laparoscopic anti reflux surgery.

I have extensively published and presented at various national and international journals and conferences. I am a member of the Association of Upper GI Surgeons, the Pancreatic Society, British Medical Association, British Obesity and Metabolic Surgery Society (BOMSS) and International Federation for the Surgery of Obesity (IFSO). I am also a commissioned officer in the Territorial Army and have recently returned home after deployment.

Clinical Interests

General surgery
Obesity surgery

Special Clinical Interests: Bariatric surgery including gastric banding; Anti reflux; Biliary and Pancreatic.

Private contact details

Telephone 0191 418 8636
Private secretary Stephanie
Private secretary fax 0191 4176573
Private secretary email
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Qualification and professional memberships

MB BS / University of Delhi / 1986
Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery

Professional memberships

Association of Upper GI Surgeons
Pancreatic Society
British Obesity and Metabolic Surgery Society
International Federation for the Surgery of Obesity (IFSO)

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Current NHS posts

Consultant Upper GI and Laparoscopic Surgeon, Sunderland Royal Hospital

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