Dr Hendrik Wegstapel

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    Telephone: 01634 833964

  • Professional profile:

    I was appointed as a consultant in 2000. I have extensive experience in laparoscopic colorectal surgery having performed over 500 major laparoscopic colorectal resections. I am a preceptor of laparoscopic surgery and am the lead clinician of the Medway Colorectal Unit. The unit prides itself on being a very popular surgical training unit.

    I have been involved in national trials and am currently a major contributor to the EnRol trial.

    I am the Clinical Director of Surgery for the Trust.

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  • Service:
    Surgical services
  • Specialty Area(s):
    • Colorectal surgery
    • Laparoscopic (keyhole) surgery
  • Professional expertise:
    • Colorectal cancer
    • Inflammatory bowel disease
    • Laparoscopic surgery
    • Gallbladder surgery
    • Hernia surgery
  • Qualifications:
    • MD
    • FRCSEd
    • FRCS(Eng)
    • FRCS (Gen Surg)
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