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Vivek Chitre

Vivek Chitre


  • Upper Gastrointestinal & Laparoscopic Surgery
  • General Surgery
  • Bariatric Surgery
  • Day Surgery


After qualifying in Goa (India), I trained as a surgeon both in India & then in the UK. I started my UK training at the James Paget University Hospital, and then completed my specialist training across London & the East of England, coming full circle to take up a consultant position back at the James Paget University Hospital. In addition to General Surgery and Emergency Surgery, my specialist expertise includes Upper Gastrointestinal, Laparoscopic & Bariatric Surgery.

Additional information:


  • Association of Surgeons of Great Britain & Ireland (ASGBI)
  • Association of Upper GI Surgeons (AUGIS)
  • International Federation of Obesity Surgeons (IFSO)
  • British Obesity & Metabolic Surgeons Society (BOMSS)
  • Association of Laparoscopic Surgeons


  • Hernia surgery
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GORD)

Teaching & Training;

  • Member of the Faculty of Surgical Trainers
  • Regional Surgical Advisor (Royal College of Edinburgh) for surgical trainees
  • PBL tutor (Norwich Medical School)
  • Educational & Clinical Supervisor for postgraduate trainees


Contact Mr Vivek Chitre


Consultant Surgeon & Clinical Lead for Surgery, Honorary Senior Lecturer, University of East Anglia


General Surgery

Medical Qualifications:

MS, FRCSEd, FRCS (General Surgery)

Secretary Name:

Naomi Crockett

Secretary Phone:

01493 452666