Oppong, Dr Kofi

Dr Kofi OppongConsultant Physician

  • Consultant Physician
  • Tel: 0191 213 1391
  • GMC Code: 3250499
  • Qualifications: BM FRCP
  • Special Interests

    Pancreato-Biliary medicine and Pancreato-Biliary endoscopy.

  • Biography

    I graduated from Southampton in 1987 and trained in Gastroenterology in the North East and been a Consultant at the Freeman since 1998.  My clinical focus is on Pancreatic and Biliary diseases. 

    I have developed the regional  pancreaticobiliary endoscopy service at the Freeman into one of the busiest in the country (the unit performs in excess of 1300 EUS & ERCP annually) providing the full range of advanced pancreacticobiliary endoscopy.  I co-authored the BSG EUS service provision and training framework document (2011). 

    My clinical and research interests include quality assurance in endoscopy, pancreatic cyst disease, interventional EUS, cholangioscopy and sphincter of Oddi disorder.  I am also a member of the BSG endoscopy committee and of the BSG endoscopy research committee and past SHA Endoscopy Lead.

  • Directorate

    Medicine

  • Hospital Base

    Freeman Hospital

  • Clinics Provided

    Weekly Monday mornings

    Weekly Wednesday afternoons

  • Name of Secretary
    Jackie Irving
  • Any other Information

    Please contact secretary in first instance: jacqueline.irving@nuth.nhs.uk

  • Kofi Oppong 
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