Name and Position

Mr Bhaskar Kumar
Consultants
Gastroenterology & General Medicine

Profile

Speciality: Oesophagogastric Surgery

Sub-speciality: Gastrointestinal surgery

Special clinical interests: Oesophagogastric cancer and endoscopic treatments for Early stage cancer and Barrett's oesophagus.

Research interests: Projects pertaining to oesophageal and gastric cancer, GIST as well as Barretts oesophagus. I am also committed to the ongoing development of oesophagogastric cancer services within the trust as well as minimally invasive surgery.

Professional Profile: I am a consultant oesophagogastric surgeon who trained at the Northern Oesophagogastric Cancer unit in Newcastle upon tyne and completed a fellowship in Adelaide, Australia.