Ms Catherine Sharp

MB ChB, MSc, FRCS


  • Specialities Bariatrics, General Surgery, Weight loss
  • Telephone 0800 616 267
  • Year of first qualification 1996
  • Languages spoken

    English

  • GMC Number 4302672
  • Fax 0141 339 1352

Profile

Ms Sharp is a Glasgow graduate and trained in the West of Scotland. She gained an MSc from the University of Glasgow in 2005 and became a Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons in 2007.

Special interests include Upper GI Surgery (including endoscopy and oesophago-gastric cancer resections), laparoscopic surgery (e.g anti reflux surgery and hernia repair ) and Bariatric Surgery. After training in laparoscopic gastric banding in Glasgow Ms Sharp obtained an Ethicon sponsored Fellowship in Bariatric Surgery in the South East of England where she was trained in laparoscopic gastric bypass and sleeve gastrectomy.

She has used these skills and her experiences in an established bariatric unit to help set up the new Bariatric service in Ayrshire and Arran.

Ms Catherine Sharp specialises in the following treatments at Nuffield Health Glasgow Hospital:


Locations

Current posts

  • Consultant General and Upper GI Surgeon, Crosshouse Hospital, Kilmarnock

Interests

Personal interests

Ms Sharp's leisure interests include running, skiing and snowboarding.


Member of

  • Association of Upper GI Surgeons
  • British Obesity and Metabolic Surgery Society

Declaration

Ms Catherine Sharp does not hold a share or financial interest in this hospital, another Nuffield Health hospital or the company.

Ms Catherine Sharp does not have a share or financial interest in equipment used at this hospital or another Nuffield Health hospital.

Ms Catherine Sharp does not hold any paid advisory role(s) at this hospital or on behalf of Nuffield Health.