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Colorectal Surgery


  • Surgical outpatients, level 1, Royal Derby Hospital
  • Surgical theatres, level 2, Royal Derby Hospital
  • Surgical wards, level 3, Royal Derby Hospital


The colorectal Service provides an extensive surgical service for all aspects of colorectal disease including: Inflammatory bowel disease, Colorectal cancer diagnoses and Surgery, Benign anorectal disease and stoma care.

Supporting our five Consultant Surgeons, the Multidisciplinary team comprising of Physicians, Oncologists, Radiologists and two Colorectal Nurse Specialists meet weekly to discuss ongoing case management of patients. The colorectal team are also support by three Stoma Nurse Specialists who provide ongoing care and stoma advice to patients.

All outpatient clinics are undertaken in the Surgical Outpatient Department. Straight-to-Test Endoscopy clinics are undertaken by Consultants and Nurse Specialists in a dedicated Endoscopy suite, with daycase operating being performed in the General Daycase facility and all other operating being performed in the General Theatre Suite.

Find out about Enhanced Recovery after surgery

Clinical nurse specialists & contact details

Anna Hall  01332 340131 extension 87237
Diane Reeves  01332 340131 extension 87236

Both are available Monday - Friday 9.00 - 5.00

Other  staff & contact details

Stoma Nurses Office                   01332 363371 extension 335
Matron for Surgical Clinic Carolyn Unwin 01332 787242(direct line)
Clinic Coordinator Judy Hand    01332 787232(direct line)

Support groups

Derby Cancer Self Help Group
c/o Macmillan Information Centre 
Royal Derby Hospital
Level 1 Main Hospital
Uttoxeter Road

Contact Lisa Freeman 01332 340131 Ext 86008

FAP patients ( Familial Adenomatous Polyposis )
Contact: Mick Mason tel: 01664 566101.

The website is : http://www.fapgene.com