Mr P S Jambulingam, MS (Gen Surg), FRCS Ed, FRCS ( Gen Surg)
Clinical Director for Upper GI & Bariatric Surgery. Lead for Oesophago Gastric cancers. Consultant Surgeon – Upper GI & Bariatric Surgeon
Mr Jambulingam is a Consultant Surgeon at the Luton and Dunstable University Hospital NHS Trust. He completed his higher surgical training in the West Midlands, at University Hospitals in North Staffordshire, Coventry & Warwickshire and Birmingham. He spent a year in the Liver Transplantation Unit at Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Birmingham, where he passed the intercollegiate specialty examination (FRCS) in 2004 and obtained the Certificate of completion of surgical training (CCST). He completed his post CCST fellowship in Oesophago Gastric and advanced laparoscopic surgery at University Hospital Birmingham NHS Trust.
He is trained in oesophago gastric cancer resections, weight loss surgery, laparoscopic cholecystectomy, antireflux surgery, diaphragmatic hernia, inguinal & incisional hernia repair, diagnostic and therapeutic endoscopy. His NHS practice reflects his subspecialty training in laparoscopic surgery. He delivers bariatric surgical services at the Obesity Centre for research at the Luton and Dunstable University Hospital and enters his data regularly on the National Bariatric Surgery registry (NBSR). He attended bariatric training courses in Hull, Taunton, Bruges in Belgium, UPMC – Pittsburgh and Rotterdam. He is an experienced bariatric surgeon who performs insertion of intragastric balloons (Orbera), laparoscopic gastric banding, sleeve gastrectomy, roux en y gastric bypass and revisional bariatric surgery. He has performed more than 500 Bariatric procedures. He was an invited speaker for the Sleeve gastrectomy course at IFSO, Montreal 2014.
His special interest is oesophago-gastric surgery which includes the management of acid reflux disease in the form of laparoscopic hiatus hernia repair, fundoplication, paraoesophageal hernia repair and achalasia cardia. He has visited the Cancer Institute Hospital and the National Cancer centre in Tokyo and the Division of Thoracic and Foregut surgery at UPMC Pittsburgh on an AUGIS travelling Fellowship. He performs minimally invasive oesophagectomies (MIO) and gastrectomies for cancers and for excision of GIST tumors. He also performs laparoscopic inguinal hernia repairs extra-peritoneally (TEPP) which facilitates treatment of all groin hernias (including Spigelian hernias) and incisional hernias.
- Abdominal surgery
- General Surgery
- Surgical Oncology
- Weight Loss Surgery