Hernia Surgery

A hernia is a weakness or defect in the abdominal wall. It may be present from birth, or develop over a period of time. If the defect is large enough, abdominal contents such as the bowels...

Gall bladder Surgery

Laparoscopic cholecystectomy is keyhole surgery to remove the gallbladder. The surgery is usually performed if the organ is inflammed or obstructed, if gallstones are causing pancreatitis...

Television & Film

We are general surgical advisors to BBC television drama for Holby City. We have been involved in this medical drama for over seven years and have worked on seven...

General Practice

General Practice is a branch of medicine that deals with the study of all common medical conditions. A general practitioner is trained to provide routine health care and assess and treat many different conditions, including illnesses and injuries and is usually the first doctor you will see when you are feeling unwell.


Medicolegal is a term that incorporates both medical jurisprudence, a branch of medicine, and medical law, a branch of law. Medicolegal deals with the legal aspects of the practice of medicine.


Dr. Daren Francis has given presentations on anorectal conditions and early detection of colorectal cancer. He has also published extensively in peer-reviewed journals in the fields of general and colorectal surgery.