Peter Lamb

Consultant General & Upper Gastrointestinal Surgeon and Honorary Clinical Senior Lecturer

Peter Lamb

  • Upper GI Surgery
  • Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh

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Appointments and Activities

Mr Lamb was appointed as a consultant in 2008 with subspecialist interests in oesophagogastric and minimally invasive surgery.

He has an active interest in undergraduate teaching and surgical training.

Mr Lamb’s main research interest is oesophagogastric cancer and during his training he completed an MD at the Northern Oesophagogastric Unit, Newcastle, on sentinel node mapping in oesophageal cancer.

He completed his higher surgical training in the Northern Deanery followed by an oesophagogastric fellowship in 2007/8 at the Royal Adelaide Hospital, Australia.


  • Batchelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery, (MBBS), Newcastle
  • Fellow of Royal College of Surgeons, (FRCS) England
  • Doctor of Medicine, (MD), Newcastle
  • Fellow of Royal College of Surgeons, (FRCS Gen), Edinburgh


A list of Mr Lamb’s publications is available from the website.