Mr Mike Bradburn
Consultant colorectal surgeon
Mr Bradburn’s areas of specialty are colorectal cancer, inflammatory bowel disease, abdominal wall reconstructive surgery and fistula in ano.
Highly experienced, as a consultant surgeon with the trust since 1995, Mr Bradburn has performed over 1000 major open colorectal resections.
After completing his initial training in Manchester, he went on to undergo further training in both the North East and in London.
Mr Bradburn is heavily involved in the education of future surgeons. He is head of school of surgery in the North east, placing him in overall charge of postgraduate surgical education in the region. Mike is also associate clinical lecturer at Newcastle University and also Board member for national core surgery trainee recruitment.
He has also been a PhD examiner at Newcastle University and has published numerous peer-reviewed publications.
In addition Mr Bradburn has an interest in IT and designed the national computer package used for quality assessment of surgical training. He also designed the computer system used to streamline endoscopy booking within the trust.
Mr Bradburn sees patients at Wansbeck General Hospital, Berwick Infirmary and Morpeth NHS Centre.