General Surgery

The General Surgical Department provides a full range of outpatient, daycase and inpatient elective and emergency treatment for patients with benign and malignant conditions of the upper and lower gastrointestinal tract.

This includes specialities such as:

In Upper GI:

oesophago-gastric surgery
hepatobiliary surgery

and in lower GI:

colorectal surgery

How to access this service

Referrals to this service can only be made by GPs, hospital Clinicians or other health professionals.


The services are currently provided across three hospitals in Belfast: