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GP Education Event - Management of Obesity
Tue 15 August 2017, 18:15 – 20:00 BST
All General Practitioners are welcome to attend this hour-long seminar presented by Mr Simon Gibson, Consultant Upper GI and Laparoscopic Surgeon.
Events hosted by Nuffield Health Glasgow Hospital include:
- Complimentary Food and Refreshments at the luxury Hotel Du Vin.
- Presentation by fully qualified specialist consultant
- Q&A Session
- CPD Points
- Certificate for attendance
Food and beverages will be served from 6.15pm with an event start time of 7pm.
Simon was appointed as Consultant Upper GI and Laparoscopic surgeon at University Hospital Crosshouse in 2012 following a 6-month period as a locum UGI consultant at Glasgow Royal Infirmary. This followed a 1 year period as the Upper GI and Bariatric Surgery fellow at Concord Hospital in Sydney, Australia where he received extensive laparoscopic upper GI and bariatric training, performing over 100 bariatric procedures (band, sleeve, bypass). He had previously undergone obesity surgery training in Glasgow.
Simon carries out Gastric Band and Gastric Sleeve operations.