Consultant in Hepatobiliary and Pancreatic Surgery

Birmingham, West Midlands
16 Jun 2018
01 Jul 2018
General surgery
Career Level
Contract Type
Full Time

Queen Elizabeth Hospital

We see and treat more than 2.2 million people every year across our sites which include Birmingham Heartlands Hospital, the Queen Elizabeth Hospital Birmingham, Solihull Hospital and Community Services, Good Hope Hospital in Sutton Coldfield and Birmingham Chest Clinic. We also run a number of smaller satellite units, allowing people to be treated as close to home as possible.

The Trust is a regional centre for cancer, trauma, renal dialysis, burns and plastics, HIV and AIDS, bone marrow transplants and thoracic surgery and have the one of largest solid organ transplantation programmes in Europe.

The Birmingham HPB surgery service provide a tertiary care for a re-regional population of 5.6 million, and accepts extra-regional referrals of complex cases including liver trauma. The Trust is a major participant in the National Organ Retrieval Service providing a multi-organ retrieval service covering approximately 20% of the UK population.

Applications are invited for a substantive consultant hepatobiliary pancreatic surgeon to join the existing HPB surgery team as part of our service expansion.

The successful candidate will form part of a team to providing hepatobiliary and pancreatic surgery for benign and malignant HPB disease. The successful candidate should be fully trained, independent and currently practicing in hepatobiliary surgery. Experience in laparoscopic HPB and robotic surgery would be advantageous. The successful candidate will be expected to participate in an on-call HPB surgery rota for adult patients at QEHB. There will also be a requirement to participate in the multiorgan retrieval rota as a team leader.

Candidates must be on the specialist register or within six months of their CCT or have an equivalent level of experience and qualification.

Enquiries for this post can be made to: Mr John Isaac (, Clinical Service Lead for HPB & Liver Transplant Surgery; Robert Sutcliffe (, Consultant HPB surgeon; Ravi Marudanayagam (, Consultant HPB surgeon.

To apply for this post complete the on-line application forms via the apply button.

You must also email your current CV to christine.pickering@ quoting the relevant reference 304-18C044 by the closing date 01 July 2018.