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Colorectal Surgery

Our consultants provide a comprehensive colorectal service supported by specialist nurses.

The colorectal service works closely with the gastroenterology service. More than 200 colorectal cancer cases are managed per year.

We provide specialist / regional services in pelvic floor disease, treating faecal incontinence, constipation and prolapse.

There is also an advanced anorectal physiology laboratory assessing roughly 200 patients per year.

'I have to compliment everyone on their pleasant persona and their expertise and knowledge. By the end of the 5 days, I did not feel as though I had been in a hospital ward and was very relaxed.'

Patient, Ward 16 Orthopaedics, University Hospital of North Durham