Mr Bruce George

Qualifications

BSc, MB BS, MS, FRCS (Ed and Eng), FRCS (Gen)

GMC number: 2920869

Practicing since: 1984

Specialties

General Surgery

Consultation times

  • Weekly Tuesday PM
  • Weekly Wednesday AM and PM
  • Overview

Or call us on

01865 316516

About

Mr Bruce George specialises in

  • Crohn's disease
  • Ulcerative colitis and inflammatory bowel disease
  • Diverticular disease.
  • All types of hernia
  • Pilonidal sinus
  • Anal fistula's
  • Piles
  • Fissures.
  • Endoscopy
  • Colonoscopy and flexible sigmoidoscopy.
  • Pouch surgery.
  • Laparoscopic colorectal surgery,
  • Colon cancers.

Treatments and tests offered by Mr Bruce George at Nuffield Health

  • Anterior resection
  • Capsule endoscopy
  • Cholecystectomy (Gallbladder removal)
  • Colonoscopy
  • Colorectal screening
  • Colorectal surgery
  • Diagnostic endoscopy
  • Excision of skin lesion
  • Flexible sigmoidoscopy
  • Gastrointestinal (GI) endoscopy (or gastroscopy)
  • Haemorrhoidectomy
  • Hernia repair
  • Polypectomy
  • Reflux surgery
  • Thyroidectomy
  • Upper gastrointestinal endoscopy
  • Parathyroidectomy
  • Thoracoscopic sympathectomy
  • Arterial Surgery
  • Thyroid surgery
  • Endoscopic ultrasound
  • Therapeutic Endoscopy
  • Rectopexy
  • Abdominoperineal resection
  • Gastrointestinal tract

Locations Mr Bruce George works with

Related experience

Research

Recent research papers include:

  1. "Pre-operative chemoradiotherapy and total mesorectal excision surgery for locally advanced rectal cancer: correlation with rectal cancer regression grade."; Goerge B D et al; Dis. Colon Rectum; Dec 2004; 47 (12): 2025-31.
  2. "Digital rectal examination of sphincter pressures in chronic anal fissure is unreliable."; George B D et al; Dis. Colon Rectum; Feb 2005; 48 (2): 349-52.
  3. "Neoadjuvant therapy for rectal cancer: improved tumour response, local recurrence, and overall survival in neoanemic patients."; George B D et al; Dis. Colon Rectum; Jun 2005; 48 (6): 1153-60.
  4. "Long-term follow-up of strictureplasty for Crohn's disease."; Br. J. Surg.; Apr 2006; 93 (4): 475-82.

Memberships

  • Medical Defence Union
  • Association of Coloproctology of Great Britain and Ireland

Other post held

  • Consultant Colorectal Surgeon, John Radcliffe Hospital

Insurers Mr Bruce George works with

Mr Bruce George works with the following private medical insurance providers:

  • Aviva Health
  • AXA PPP Healthcare
  • AXA PPP International
  • Bupa
  • Bupa On Demand
  • Cigna
  • CS Healthcare
  • ESMI
  • Exeter Family Friendly
  • Health-on-Line
  • HealthFund
  • PHC
  • SecureHealth
  • Simplyhealth
  • Vitality Health (Pru Health)
  • WPA

Declaration

Mr Bruce George does not hold a share or financial interest in this hospital, another Nuffield Health hospital or the company.

Mr Bruce George does not have a share or financial interest in equipment used at this hospital or another Nuffield Health hospital.

Mr Bruce George does not hold any paid advisory role(s) at this hospital or on behalf of Nuffield Health.