Mr Roger Ackroyd MB, ChB, MD, FRCS (Eng), FRCS (Ed), FRCS (Gen Surg)
Mr Ackroyd is a fully qualified and accredited Consultant General Surgeon who specialises in surgical procedures for obesity. He qualified in medicine from Sheffield University in 1989 and trained in the UK, Europe and Australia. His special interest is in upper gastrointestinal surgery. He is a member of the British Obesity Surgery Society.
Mr Ackroyd’s major clinical interests include oesophagogastric cancer surgery, anti-reflux surgery and gallbladder, hernia and obesity surgery. His research interests include ablation therapy for Barrett’s oesophagus and oesophageal cancer, clinical trials comparing different types of anti-reflux surgery and the metabolic effects of obesity surgery.
Mr Ackroyd provides both Gastric Balloon, Gastric Band and Gastric Sleeve procedures.