Colorectal cancer team

Diagnosing and treating bowel, rectal and anal cancer

Cancer

Consultants – surgical

  • Mr Mark George – consultant general and colorectal surgeon (specialist interest colorectal cancer surgery)
  • Mr Vivek Datta – consultant general and colorectal surgeon (specialist interest in laparoscopic colorectal surgery and intestinal failure)
  • Mr Alexis Schizas – consultant general and colorectal surgeon (specialist interest in advanced primary, recurrent colorectal cancer, anal cancer surgery, laparoscopic colorectal surgery and pelvic floor pathology)
  • Mr Edward Westcott – consultant general and colorectal surgeon (specialist interest in Crohn’s disease, inflammatory bowel disease and colorectal cancer)
  • Mr Andrew Williams – consultant colorectal pelvic floor surgeon and director of the Pelvic Floor Unit (specialist interest in pelvic floor and benign anorectal disease)
  • Mr Amir Darakhshan – consultant general and colorectal surgeon (special interest in pelvic floor and laparoscopic colorectal surgery)

Consultants – medical oncology

Consultants – clinical oncology

Clinical nurse specialists

  • Sarah Thompson – oncology lower gastrointestinal clinical nurse specialist
  • Claire McGilly – colorectal cancer clinical nurse specialist
  • Julie Smith – colorectal cancer clinical nurse specialist
  • Jenni Dodson – deputy clinical nurse specialist