Mr Steven John Robinson is a highly experienced Consultant General Surgeon who specialises in Bariatric (weight-loss) surgery, Upper Gastrointestinal surgery, Laparoscopic and open hernia surgery, and Laparoscopic cholecystectomy. He currently practices at Worcestershire Acute Hospitals NHS Trust since 2014.
Education & Training
The majority of John Robinson's surgical training was in the West Midlands, completing his MD in Bristol. He then completed his Surgical Registrar training in Bristol before embarking on a post-CCT Fellowship in Bariatric Surgery in New Zealand.
Mr Robinson has practised in the NHS and in the military, roles which enabled him to acquire the skills that he continues to use to benefit his patients.
In order to ensure that his skillset and knowledge continues to be current, Mr Robinson attends educational courses and takes part in clinical conferences and meetings. He has also written and contributed to publications relating to his area of expertise and has presented to his peers at conferences in the UK and abroad. His latest publication on hernia repair can be found here.
Doctor of Medicine (MD)
MB ChB (Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery)
MMedSci (Masters of Medical Science)
Certificate of Completion in General Surgery (CCT)
MRCS (Member of the Royal College of Surgeons of England)
FRCS (Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons of England)
Joint Advisory Group (JAG) Endoscopy Trainer
Royal Army Medical Corps Professionally Qualified Officer Course
Registered: General Medical Council (GMC) No. 4216003
Mr Robinson has established a successful elective NHS practice as well as maintaining his commitments to a very busy General Surgery Unit. His MD in Bristol looked at the factors that lead to developing Type 2 diabetes and this has provided an excellent platform on which to build my passion for metabolic surgery.
Mr Robinson is currently a Senior Academy Tutor and a validated examiner for Birmingham University Medical School, where he teaches and lectures medical students. In addition, he is a reviewer for the British Medical Journal.
He is a member of the following internationally recognised professional bodies: