Join 519 of our members

Join 1687 of our members



john findlay

John Findlay

Director of Science John Findlay is a Consultant Upper Gastrointestinal and Abdominal Wall surgeon at the North Devon Comprehensive Hernia Centre, Academic Department of Upper GI and Abdominal Wall Surgery at North Devon District Hospital, and an Honorary Associate Professor and Senior Clinical Tutor at the University of Exeter Medical School.John went to University in […]

John Findlay Read More »

Dominic Slade

Dominic Slade

Director of Curriculum Dominic Slade is a consultant Colorectal, Intestinal Failure and General surgeon at Salford Care Organisation, in Greater Manchester. He completed his specialty training in the North West of England. He is the Chair of the abdominal wall committee of the Association of Coloproctology of Great Britain & Ireland (ACPGBI), and a committee

Dominic Slade Read More »

Srinivas Chintapatla

Srinivas Chintapatla

Director of Patient and Public Liaison Srinivas Chintapatla is a consultant colorectal and abdominal wall hernia surgeon at York and Scarborough Teaching Hospitals Foundation Trust. He is also a Honorary Senior Lecturer at Hull York Medical School. He has been doing complex ventral hernia surgery from 2004 when he was appointed as a Consultant Surgeon

Srinivas Chintapatla Read More »

Groin hernia and you

Groin hernia and you What is a groin hernia What causes groin hernia What are the symptoms How are groin hernias diagnosed Does my groin hernia need to be treated? What does surgery involve? Which operation should I have? When will I go home? What are the risks of surgery? How do I prepare for

Groin hernia and you Read More »

BHS awards 2019

Travel awards 2019 Travel grants 2019 to attend EHS Hamburg 1. Sujay Shah, University College in London 2. Jola Olugbemi, West Suffolk Hospital, Bury St Edmunds 3. Nader Habib Bedwani, King George Hospital, Ilford 4. James Pilkington, Manchester University Foundation Trust BHS Research awards 2019 A Sayers National collaboration (Sheffield Teaching Hospitals NHS FT as lead

BHS awards 2019 Read More »

BHS Research awards 2021

British Hernia Society 2021 Research Awards Winners Following the our advertisement via website and the newsletters, we had a very successful round of research applicants for the BHS research award. They were all of an excellent calibre; the board decided to award grants to three applications as listed below. It’s always difficult to choose, more

BHS Research awards 2021 Read More »

Privacy statement

Your Privacy As the British Hernia Society, we take the privacy of our members seriously. Registration data and email addresses are held securely. It is not used for any commercial activity. All emails sent to the membership are sent with agreement from the board members of the society. Emails will principally be on BHS matters and

Privacy statement Read More »

Scroll to Top