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Bariatric Surgery

Our bariatric service was launched in October 2011 with outpatient appointments, pre-surgery seminars and surgery being delivered from Darlington Memorial Hospital.

The Trust has three bariatric surgeons: Mr Akeil SamierMr Andy Gilliam, and Mr Andrew Mitchell.

Please click on the link provided to watch weight loss surgery dvd -

FULL STORY with more 'before' and 'after' photos of previous case studies.

READ MORE about the launch of this service. 

'In recent times, I have utilised admissions to Richardson for respite direct from my fracture clinic, even at weekends. I have never worked anywhere with this efficiency before - it is reassuring and invaluable for the patient.'

Patient, Lowson / Starling Wards, Richardson Hospital