Mr Rohit Makhija - Consultant Surgeon, Fitzwilliam Hospital, Peterborough

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Mr Rohit Makhija - General Surgery

Mr Rohit Makhija is a Consultant Surgeon at Fitzwilliam Hospital, Peterborough specialising in general, laparoscopic and colorectal surgery.

Based at: Fitzwilliam Hospital | Get directions | Go to hospital website

Clinical interests

General Surgery, colorectal cancer and polyps, anorectal problems, anal fistulae, endoscopy, laparoscopic surgery for colorectal diseases, hernia, gallstones, intestinal disorders, laparoscopic surgery for inflammatory bowel disease, haemorrhoids.  

Academic background

Mr Makhija underwent Basic Surgical Training in Plymouth, Devon where he also did a research fellowship. He underwent Higher Surgical Training in the East of England Deanery and gained the intercollegiate FRCS (Gen Surg) in 2008. He then went to University Hospitals, Case Medical Centre, Cleveland, Ohio, USA for a 1 year clinical Fellowship in advanced laparoscopic and colorectal surgery.



Mr Makhija is on the GMC specialist register and is a substantative Consultant Surgeon in the NHS specialising in general, laparoscopic and colorectal surgery. While in the USA, he gained experience in advanced laparoscopic techniques including single-port laparoscopic surgery. He has numerous publications and book chapters and maintains an interest in academic surgery.

Professional Memberships

FRCS (Glasg, Gen Surg)
ACPGBI (Association of Coloproctology of Great Britain & Ireland)

NHS base

Peterborough City Hospital

Clinic Times

Tuesday pm

01733308238