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Biography for Andrew Ramwell


Mr Ramwell qualifed in medicine in 1997 and has been a NHS Consultant at St. George’s Hospital, London, since April 2011. He is a General Surgeon with a specialist interest all aspects of colorectal disease including rectal bleeding, haemorrhoids and bowel cancer. He is a keen enthusiast of laparoscopic (keyhole) surgery and has performed over 100 bowel resections using this technique. He also works at The Parkside Hospital in London.

From 2002 to 2004, Mr Ramwell undertook a postgraduate research degree looking at aspects of how colorectal cancer spreads. In 2011, he joined a volunteer surgical team at a rural hopsital in the Gambia, West Africa, as part of Operation Hernia.