Mr Veerabhadram Garimella

Qualifications

MD, FRCS

GMC number: 5196285

Practicing since: 1997

Specialties

General Surgery

Consultation times

  • Weekly Friday 18:30
  • Other evenings by arrangement

About

He is a general surgeon with special interest in colorectal and pelvic floor surgery.

His postgraduate training has been in the north west region and Yorkshire. After completing basic surgical training in Manchester, he went on to undertake a period of research in cancer biology that led to award of MD degree from University of Hull. Subsequently, he successfully completed specialist training in general and colorectal surgery in the Yorkshire region. Towards the end of training, he went on a clinical fellowship in laparoscopic colorectal surgery at University of Rochester Medical Centre in NewYork, USA for a year.

He worked as post CCT fellow in pelvic floor surgery in Castle Hill Hospital, Cottingham before taking up the current appointment at Royal Stoke University Hospital

Special interests

These include:

  • General surgery
  • Colorectal
  • Pelvic floor surgery

Other interests

These include:

  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease, 
  • Benign colorectal conditions (diverticular disease)
  • Proctology

Personal interests

Cycling, swimming, and watching the cricket

Languages spoken

English, Hindi, Telugu

Treatments and tests offered by Mr Veerabhadram Garimella at Nuffield Health

  • Colonoscopy
  • Diagnostic endoscopy
  • Flexible sigmoidoscopy
  • Gastrointestinal (GI) endoscopy (or gastroscopy)
  • Rectal examination under anaesthetic (or rectal EUA)
  • Therapeutic Endoscopy
  • Upper gastrointestinal endoscopy
  • Abdominoperineal resection
  • Anterior resection
  • Colorectal surgery
  • Gastrointestinal tract
  • Haemorrhoidectomy
  • Hernia repair
  • Ileal pouch anal anastomosis
  • Open surgery groin hernia repair
  • Rectopexy
  • Abdominal adhesion surgery
  • Appendicectomy
  • Bilateral (inguinal) hernia repair
  • Hernia unilateral
  • Ileostomy
  • Laparoscopic groin hernia repair
  • Transanal haemorrhoid dearterialisation (THD)
  • Umbilical hernia repair

Locations Mr Veerabhadram Garimella works with

Related experience

Research

Current areas of research interest include colorectal cancer, patient outcomes after surgery, and pelvic floor surgery

Memberships

  • Royal College of Surgeons - Edinburgh
  • British Medical Association

Other post held

  • Royal Stoke University Hospital- general and colorectal surgery

Insurers Mr Veerabhadram Garimella works with

Mr Veerabhadram Garimella works with the following private medical insurance providers:

  • Aviva Health
  • AXA PPP Healthcare
  • Benenden Health
  • Bupa
  • Cigna
  • Simplyhealth

Declaration

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

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

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