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Meet the team

The Doctors

Surgeon 1aA number of different surgical doctors work at York Teaching Hospital, these include but are not limited to:

  • Consultant Surgeons: The most senior doctors in the surgical team. They have completed many years of training and have overall responsibility for patients under their care.
  • Associate Specialist Surgeons: A senior doctor in the surgical team.
  • Trust Grade Doctors: Doctors who have reached a senior level in training but are not Consultants.
  • Surgical Speciality Trainee Doctors: Doctors undertaking training in the field of surgery which will enable them to become Consultants. They will usually have 3-7 years of experience but sometimes more.
  • Core Surgical Trainee Doctors: Doctors who have finished their foundation years and are preparing to become surgical trainees.
  • Foundation Year Doctors: Doctors in their first two years following medical school.

York and Scarborough Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
York Hospital
Wigginton Road
YO31 8HE

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