Griffiths, Mr Ben

Mr Ben GriffithsConsultant Colorectal Surgeon

  • Consultant Colorectal Surgeon
  • Tel: 0191 28 24744
  • GMC Code: 4449072
  • Qualifications: MBChB BSc FRCS
  • Special Interests

    Locally advanced and recurrent colorectal cancer. Abdominal wall reconstruction. Advanced laparoscopic surgery. Regional anal cancer surgeon.

  • Biography

    I was born in Bolton and read medicine at St Andrews and Manchester universities. My basic and higher surgical training took place in the North West and included a year at the National Intestinal Failure Unit in Salford. I carried out fellowships in laparoscopic and recurrent rectal cancer in Aberdeen and Leeds respectively, before coming to Newcastle as a Consultant in early 2012.

    I am the RCS tutor for the RVI and enjoy teaching students and trainees at all levels. I lead the regional teaching programme for core and intermediate trainees and I review manuscripts for Colorectal Disease.

  • Directorate

    Surgical Services

  • Hospital Base

    RVI

  • Clinics Provided

    Thursday afternoon at the New Victoria Wing, RVI

  • Name of Secretary
    Lynn Bull
  • Any other Information

    Away from work, I enjoy  exploring Northumberland, skiing and taking my seat at Old Trafford.

  • Ben Griffiths 
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