Name

Paul Fulford

Job title

Consultant Colorectal Surgeon

Phone number

0161 918 7352

Fax number

0161 918 7078

Qualifications

MB BS, FRCS

Specialities

Colorectal and pelvic surgical oncology; colorectal cancer, carcinoid tumours, anal cancer, pseudomyxoma peritonei (PMP), peritoneal tumour surgery, appendix tumours.

Responsibilities

Chair of Medical Staff Committee; Medical Staff Governor.

Representative of North West Region Surgical Training Committee Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh.
Professional Memberships: British Medical Association; Manchester Medical Society; Association of Surgeons of Great Britain and Ireland; Association of Coloproctology of Great Britain and Ireland; Association of Laparoscopic Surgeons.

Professional biography

Paul Fulford is a surgeon specialised in general and colorectal surgery. Having qualified in medicine at Guys Hospital, London, he then moved to Manchester to undergo training in surgery, becoming a Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh in 1995. On completing his specialty training in 2004, he was appointed as a consultant general and colorectal surgeon at The Christie.

He is experienced in colonoscopy and is lead clinician for endoscopy at The Christie. He treats a wide range of abdominal and colorectal conditions such as hernia, haemorrhoids (piles), anal fissures and fistulae. He has a special interest in management of colorectal and anal cancer, as well as multi visceral resections (total pelvic clearance) for advanced pelvic tumours.

He is very experienced in cytoreductive surgery and hyperthermic intra-operative chemotherapy (HIPEC) developed by Paul Sugarbaker for the treatment of pseudomyxoma peritonei (PMP) and peritoneal metastases from other appendix and colorectal cancer.

Publications

Publications in The Christie research publications repository

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