Mr Ian Beckingham is a Consultant Upper GI Surgeon at Woodthorpe Hospital, Nottingham who specialises in Laparoscopic Surgery
Ian trained in Nottingham, Newcastle,Birmingham, Hull, Leeds and Groote Schuur Hospital, Cape Town.
He is Lead Clinician for the Trent HPB Surgical Unit, Chairman of the Mid Trent HPB Cancer Centre and lead for the Minimal Access Training Organization (MAeSTRO).
He is President of the Association of Upper GI Surgeons, Council Member of the Association of Laparoscopic Surgeons and BOMSS, and a Royal College of Surgeons Laparoscopic trainer.
Clinical interests include Laparoscopic HPB, Benign Upper GI surgery and Hernia surgery. He undertakes Gastric band procedures and has a successful practice of over 300 patients.
Research includes a BMedSci degree, an MD, a Hunterian Professorship and over 150 abstracts and publications mainly in laparoscopic and HPB surgery.
He is a regular speaker on General Surgery, Laparoscopic and HPB topics at National meetings and has written leading articles, book chapters and the ABC of diseases of the Liver, Pancreas and Gallbladder.
Medical Protection Society
Association of Surgeons of GB & I
Association of Laparascopic Surgeons (Council Member)
Association of Upper Gastrointestinal Surgeons (Honorary Secretary)
British Obesity and Metabolic Surgery Society (BOMS)
Hunterian Professor of Royal College of Surgeons
Nottingham University Hospitals