Qualifying as a doctor in 1990 from Edinburgh University Medical School, his higher surgical training took place in the Northwest Thames Region which included specialist training at the Chelsea & Westminster, Middlesex, Hammersmith & Royal Marsden Hospitals.
He joined The Luton and Dunstable University Hospital NHS Foundation in 2004 as a Consultant General Surgeon with a special interest in Laparoscopic, Gallbladder, Hernia and Weightloss Surgery. He has served as Clinical Director of Surgery for three years and currently heads up The Weight Loss Surgical Unit.
To the website of Mr Douglas Whitelaw Consultant General Surgeon with a specialist interest in Laparoscopic gallbladder, hernia and weightloss surgery. His practice is based in Hertfordshire and Bedfordshire.
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MBChB 1990 Edinburgh University
FRCS (Edin) 1994
FRCS (Gen. Surg.) 2002
Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh
AUGIS (Association of Upper Gastro Intestinal
Surgeons of Great Britain & Northern Ireland)
BOMSS (British Obesity and Metabolic Surgical Society)
British Medical Association
General Medicine Council (GMC) No 3499681
Bile Duct Exploration
Removal of Gallstones
Tumours of the pancreas and bile ducts
Biliary bypass operations
Lap. Gastric Band
Lap. Sleeve Gastrectomy
Lap. Gastric Bypass
Revision Weightloss Surgery
Gastric Band Adjustments
Groin hernias; Laparoscopic & open
Re-do groin hernias