Mr Vickram Joypaul

Mr Vickram Joypaul

Consultant General and Gastrointestinal Surgeon

MBChB, FRCS Ed, FRCS(glas), FRCS(gen), MD

Specialises in

  • Colonoscopy
  • Gallbladder / gallstone removal
  • Gastroscopy
  • Hernia surgery
  • Haemorrhoids removal treatment

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I am a General Surgeon with specialist referral practice in Laparoscopy, Colorectal and Gastrointestinal Surgery. My surgical repertoire also includes Hernia Repair, Varicose Vein Surgery, Vasectomies, Lumps and Bumps, Gastoscopy and Laparoscopic Cholecystectomies.

I qualified in 1984 from Ninewells Hospital and Medical School, Dundee. My basic surgical training was in North West England (SHO) and Edinburgh (registrar), before returning to Dundee for my MD and Senior Registrar Training. I was appointed as a consultant in South Tyneside in 1999.

General Medical Council Number: 2960018

Treatment information

Some of the principal treatments carried out by Mr Vickram Joypaul at Spire include:

General surgery

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Additional information

Gastrointestinal surgery
General surgery
Hernia repair surgery

Special Clinical Interests: Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy, Colorectal Surgery, Hernia Surgery, Inflammatory Bowel Disease, Endoscopy.

MB ChB / University of Dundee / 1984
Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery

Professional memberships

The Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow

Consultant General and Gastrointestinal Surgeon, South Tyneside Foundation Trust.

I amĀ married to Reena and have two daughters, Sheetal and Priyanka. Outside of work I like to spend time with the family and travelling. I like football and am a keen Arsenal supporter.

Telephone 0191 418 8636
Private secretary Ruth Choppen
Private secretary fax 0191 417 6573
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