Please note the waiting times shown on My Planned Care may vary at any given time. If you have any questions, please contact the details given on your appointment letter.

Mr Tom Cecil

Consultant surgeon/Colorectal lead clinician

01256 486702
Mr Brendan Moran Consultant surgeon 01256 314709
Mr Steve Arnold Consultant surgeon 01256 486748
Mr Arcot Venkatsubramaniam Consultant surgeon 01256 314752
Mr Faheez Mohamed Consultant surgeon 01256 486719
Mr Kandiah Chandrakumaran

Associate specialist/Colorectal data lead

Mr Mahesh Daniel Associate Specialist  
Emily Arbuthnot-Smith Lead cancer manager 01256 313420
Nichola Richards Colorectal clinical nurse specialist 01256 314807
Helen Cameron Colorectal clinical nurse specialist 01256 314807
Emma Maltby Stoma clinical nurse specialist 01256 313565
Patricia Green Stoma clinical nurse specialist 01256 313565

Our aim is to provide the highest possible quality of care to both our local population and patients travelling from out of area for our specialised services.

As part of the general surgery department the colorectal service provides care for both elective patients and those admitted as emergencies. Our service has a broad range including:

  • Emergency care / Surgery
  • Elective care / Surgery
  • Cancer care / Surgery
  • Laparoscopic colorectal cancer surgery
  • Tertiary referral centre for Peritoneal surface disease
  • Management of low rectal cancer
  • Endoscopy
  • Outpatients
  • Stoma care

The colorectal service has close links in working practice and through multi-disciplinary team meetings (MDT’s) with an extensive range of services through out the hospital and Central South Coast Cancer Network (CSCCN). Some of these include:

  • Medical and clinical oncology
  • Gastroenterology / Endoscopy
  • National Bowel Screening Programme
  • Palliative care
  • Pelican Foundation
  • Hepatobiliary service