Mr Barry Slater
Consultant colorectal surgeon
Mr Slater's areas of specialty are colorectal cancer and pelvic floor dysfunction.
Other interests are the investigation and management of faecal incontinence and ano-rectal physiology. Barry established first ano-rectal physiology laboratory in the region for the investigation of pelvic floor dysfunction.
Mr Slater graduated from Manchester University before returning to the North East to complete his surgical training and has been a consultant surgeon at the trust since 1999.
Mr Slater sees patients at North Tyneside and Hexham general hospitals.