Mr John Saunders

Mr John Saunders

Mr John Saunders is a Consultant Surgeon at the Salford Royal Hospital (part of the Northern Care Alliance) in Manchester, where he specialises in Bariatric, Upper GI and General Surgery.

NHS base
Salford Royal Hospital, Northern Care Alliance NHS Foundation Trust, Manchester
GMC Number
6162514
Clinic Timetable
Clinical interests

Weight Loss Surgery (Bariatrics) including; Gastric Sleeve, Gastric Bypass, Gastric Balloon, Gastric Band

Benign Upper GI problems including; Acid reflux (fundoplication), Hiatus Hernia, Achalasia, Gall Bladder (cholecystectomy).

General Surgery (hernias) and oesophageal & gastric cancer surgery 

Endoscopy (Gastroscopy)

Professional Memberships

Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons 
Association of Upper GI Surgeons of Great Britain and Ireland
British Obesity and Metabolic Surgery Society
British Medical Association

Academic Background

Mr John Saunders is a Consultant Surgeon at the Salford Royal Hospital (part of the Northern Care Alliance) in Manchester, where he specialises in Bariatric, Upper GI and General Surgery.

Having completed his medical degree at Nottingham University, John undertook specialist surgical training in the East Midlands at the Trent Oesophago-Gastric Unit and the East Midlands Bariatric and Metabolic Institute. He subsequently completed a fellowship at Sheffield Teaching Hospitals in advanced cancer, bariatric and benign upper GI surgery, before taking up his consultant post in Manchester.

John has a PhD in the field of oesophago-gastric cancer and is an accomplished academic. He has won a number of prizes throughout his career including the Royal College of Surgeons Research Fellowship, The Leonardo Da Vinci Prize and The Moynihan Medal. 

As well as weight loss surgery (bariatrics), John specialises in minimally invasive (laparoscopic) surgery for the treatment of conditions affecting the upper gastrointestinal tract. This includes oesophagogastric cancer, and benign disorders such as acid reflux, hiatus hernia, achalasia and gallstones.

To book a free weight loss surgery consultation, please call 01204 416186.

NHS base

Salford Royal Hospital, Northern Care Alliance NHS Foundation Trust, Manchester

GMC Number

6162514

Clinic Timetable

Clinical interests

Weight Loss Surgery (Bariatrics) including; Gastric Sleeve, Gastric Bypass, Gastric Balloon, Gastric Band

Benign Upper GI problems including; Acid reflux (fundoplication), Hiatus Hernia, Achalasia, Gall Bladder (cholecystectomy).

General Surgery (hernias) and oesophageal & gastric cancer surgery 

Endoscopy (Gastroscopy)

Professional Memberships

Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons 
Association of Upper GI Surgeons of Great Britain and Ireland
British Obesity and Metabolic Surgery Society
British Medical Association

Academic Background

Mr John Saunders is a Consultant Surgeon at the Salford Royal Hospital (part of the Northern Care Alliance) in Manchester, where he specialises in Bariatric, Upper GI and General Surgery.

Having completed his medical degree at Nottingham University, John undertook specialist surgical training in the East Midlands at the Trent Oesophago-Gastric Unit and the East Midlands Bariatric and Metabolic Institute. He subsequently completed a fellowship at Sheffield Teaching Hospitals in advanced cancer, bariatric and benign upper GI surgery, before taking up his consultant post in Manchester.

John has a PhD in the field of oesophago-gastric cancer and is an accomplished academic. He has won a number of prizes throughout his career including the Royal College of Surgeons Research Fellowship, The Leonardo Da Vinci Prize and The Moynihan Medal. 

As well as weight loss surgery (bariatrics), John specialises in minimally invasive (laparoscopic) surgery for the treatment of conditions affecting the upper gastrointestinal tract. This includes oesophagogastric cancer, and benign disorders such as acid reflux, hiatus hernia, achalasia and gallstones.

To book a free weight loss surgery consultation, please call 01204 416186.

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