Mr Bruce George MS FRCS
Consultant Colorectal and General Surgeon
Mr Bruce George is Consultant Colorectal Surgeon at the John Radcliffe Hospital in Oxford and Honorary Senior Clinical Lecturer at the University of Oxford. He qualified from St. Bartholomew’s Hospital Medical College in 1984 and trained in general and colorectal surgery in London and Oxford. He was awarded the Moynihan Prize by the Association of Surgeons of Great Britain and Ireland in 1992 and the Arris and Gale Lectureship in 1994 by the Royal College of Surgeons of England.
His clinical interests include inflammatory bowel disease, complex abdominal fistulae and the surgical management of short bowel syndrome. He is also responsible for the co-ordination of management of intra-abdominal sarcomas for the Oxford Sarcoma unit (oxfordsarcoma.co.uk). He has set up specific clinics at the John Radcliffe Hospital for patients with Crohn’s disease of the anus and with paediatric surgical colleagues a joint “transitional” clinic for teenagers with complex bowel problems. He is President of the Kangaroo club, a patient run association for people with ileoanal pouches and a trustee of the charity OCCTOPUS which supports education, research and new technology in colorectal diseases.
Mr George works with all of his colleagues in Oxford to provide comprehensive, high quality care for patients with general surgical colorectal diseases.