Upper GI

Please click on the links below for information on Upper Gastrointestinal (GI) surgery:

 

What is it?

Where is it?

Patient information leaflets

The Surgical team

 

 

What is it? 

This is the diagnosis and treatment of diseases and conditions of the upper gastrointestinal area and includes Bariatric surgery.


We provide a comprehensive service for a wide range of upper gastrointestinal conditions and perform laparoscopic (key-hole) and day-case surgery.  We specialise in the management of gallstones, reflux oesophagitis, paraoesophageal hernias, achalasia and pharyngeal pouches.
 

 

Where is it?

Investigations and treatment of conditions of the upper GI can involve a number of services including Endoscopy and Gastroenterology and general surgery.

 

We provide some Upper GI services from:

 

  • Dewsbury and District Hospital
     
  • Pinderfields Hospital
     
  • Pontefract Hospital

 

The Surgical team

Mr J K Jameel, Consultant Upper GI Surgeon

Mr C M White, Consultant Upper GI Surgeon

Mr A S Fawole, Consultant Gastrointestinal Surgeon, Clinical Manager – GI Surgery