Mr Brij Madhok
Mr Brij Madhok is a consultant bariatric surgeon. He underwent specialised surgical training in London, Manchester, and Yorkshire. He undertook the prestigious Sunderland bariatric fellowship before his appointment at the Royal Derby Hospital as a consultant surgeon.
His areas of expertise include – laparoscopic (keyhole) surgery, Weight loss surgery such as Gastric bypass, Sleeve Gastrectomy, One anastomosis gastric bypass, gastric band and gastric balloon. He also specialises in Gallstones and Gallbladder surgery, Groin and abdominal wall hernia surgery, Gastro-oesophageal reflux disease management.
Mr Madhok is an avid teacher, and is actively involved in teaching medical students and training junior doctors. He is the lead clinician for overseeing teaching of medical students within Upper GI surgery. He holds the post of honorary assistant professor within the School of Medicine at University of Nottingham and honorary senior lecturer at Edge Hill University. He regularly teaches on advanced laparoscopic (keyhole) surgery training courses and other surgical training courses.
Mr Madhok was awarded Doctor of Medicine (MD) by University of Leeds for his work in cancer research. He also undertook a Postgraduate diploma in clinical health research at University of Leeds. He has a keen interest in research, especially in the field of weight loss / metabolic surgery. He has a number of publications in peer-reviewed medical journals and has also written book chapters. He has presented at national and international conferences and meetings.
Outside medicine, he enjoys to ride his bike, play badminton & squash, and spend time with his family.