Mr Douglas Whitelaw is an experienced Consultant Weight Loss & Gallbladder Surgeon. He has been practising as a Consultant since 2004.
His private practice surgery is based at The Cobham Clinic, Luton, Bedfordshire Spire Harpenden and Spire Bushey, Watford, Hertfordshire.
Practice Mobile 07715 346331
Secretary Karen King 07850 890297
He is also available for virtual consultations please email to arrange.
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Mr Whitelaw joined The Luton and Dunstable University Hospital, Luton, Bedfordshire in 2004 as a Consultant General Surgeon with a special interest in Laparoscopic Gallbladder and Weight Loss Surgery. He was instrumental in setting up the surgical side of The Obesity Centre that today is one of the largest in the UK.
He operates weekly in the NHS undertaking Gastric Bypass, Sleeve Gastrectomy and Keyhole Gallbladder removal being among the most frequent procedures he carries out.
He is recognised by all the major insurance companies including, BUPA, WPA, Aviva, AXA, Healix, Saga, Exeter, Benenden Health, Freedom Health and is fully registered on the Private Practice Register (PPR)
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)
General Medicine Council (GMC) No 3499681