He was trained on the North East London training rotation and has undergone two fellowships.
South Florida Hospital Group, Orlando, USA – under the tutelage of Dr M. Albert into minimally invasive surgery including trans anal microsurgery.
Mr Thiruppathy was educated at Latymer Grammar School in Enfield and continued his higher education at the Royal Free Hospital School of Medicine, London. He has always been a sports enthusiast.
Current NHS or research position
Ongoing research in to laparoscopic surgery and clinical outcome – multi-centre trial.
Ongoing pelvic floor research in association with Prof A Emmanual, University College Hospital London.
Year of first medical qualification
Special clinical interests
Inflammatory bowel disease
Anal disorders (haemorrhoids, fissure and fistula)
Per rectal bleeding
Hernia repair (including laparoscopic)
Gallbladder surgery (including laparoscopic)
Pelvic floor dysfunction (incontinence, constipation and rectal prolapse)
M.Phil – Pelvic floor Dysfunction,
MS into laparoscopic colorectal surgery,
Current membership(s) of professional, national and regional bodies
Fellow of The Royal College of Surgeons of England
Advance laparoscopic Society of Great Britain and Ireland
Association of Coloproctology of Great Britain and Ireland