Michael Duff

Consultant Colorectal Surgeon

Michael Duff

Consultant Colorectal Surgeon

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Working with oncology, urology, gynaecology and plastic surgery colleagues to develop the Western General Hospital as a National Centre for Excellence in management of advanced pelvic malignancy.


Undergraduate and early post-graduate training in Dublin.

MCh Thesis on tumour immunology working with Professor John Daly, Cornell University, New York. 2000 – 2002.

Higher Surgical Training in Edinburgh - 2002 - 2008.

Fellowship in exenterative surgery with Professor Michael Solomon, Royal Prince Alfred Hospital, Sydney – 2008-2009.

Consultant Colorectal Surgeon, Gartnavel General Hospital, Glasgow 2009-2014.

Consultant Colorectal Surgeon, Western General Hospital, Edinburgh, 2014 -


  • Bachelor in Medicine (MB BCh BAO), University College Dublin, 1996

  • Masters in Anatomy (MMedSci), University College Dublin, 1998

  • Master in Surgery (MCh), University College Dublin,  2005

  • Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons FRCS (Colorectal),  2007