Consultant General & Colorectal Surgeon,
Department of Surgery, Royal Alexandra Hospital, Paisley, PA2 9PN
Ross Hall Hospital, 221 Crookston Road, Glasgow, G52 3NQ
Glasgow Nuffield Hospital, Beaconsfield Road, Glasgow, G12 0PJ
Specialist practice in colorectal surgery, laparoscopic colorectal surgery and bowel cancer screening.
Regional Specialty Advisor, Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh.
Tuesday mornings, Thursday evenings
Royal College of Physicians & Surgeons of Glasgow Travelling Fellow, 2002
Colorectal Fellow, Concord Hospital, Sydney, NSW. 2003-2004
ASIT/Tyco Travelling Fellow, 2003
Royal Society of Medicine/ Association of Coloproctology of GB&I Travelling Fellow, 2006
Member of the Association of Surgeons of Great Britain and Ireland
Member of the Association of Coloproctology of Great Britain and Ireland
Member of the Association of Laparoscopic Surgeons of Great Britain and Ireland
Member of the European Society of Coloproctology
Member of the American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons
Member of the West of Scotland Surgical Association
Benign colorectal surgery(Diverticular disease and inflammatory bowel disease)
Diagnostic and therapeutic colonoscopy and recognised to perform bowel cancer screening
Colon and rectal cancer surgery
Perianal disease(haemorrhoids and fistula)
Surgical training and simulation
Andrew\’s training was around the West of Scotland up until gaining his CCST. Following this he spent invaluable time in, Sydney, Australia. This was time exceptionally well spent in one of the worlds best colon and rectal cancer centres. He has taken these skills back to the West of Scotland where he has helped develop laparoscopic colorectal services. He is presently a trainer for the first Ethicon laparoscopic colorectal fellowship in Scotland and is a screening colonoscopist for the Bowel Cancer Screening Programme.