Roger Ackroyd, Bariatric Surgeon

Mr. Roger Ackroyd

Consultant Bariatric Surgeon at Gateway Health

Roger Ackroyd qualified in medicine from Sheffield University in 1989. He trained in general and upper GI surgery in Sheffield and in Adelaide, South Australia. He took up a consultant appointment in Sheffield in 2001 and specialises in upper GI surgery.

His main clinical interests include oesophago-gastric cancer surgery, laparoscopic surgery and bariatric surgery. He also runs an active research programme. His main research interests include ablation therapy for Barrett’s oesophagus and oesophageal cancer, clinical trials comparing different types of anti-reflux surgery and evaluating the metabolic effects of obesity surgery.

He has an extremely busy bariatric surgery practice, and has performed in excess of 4500 obesity procedure. He offers all types of obesity procedures, both open and laparoscopic, including revisional surgery.