Beck, Mr Nick

Mr Nicholas BeckMBBS PhD FRCS

Specialty

General surgery and colorectal surgery

Sub-specialty

Coloproctology

Training and education

  • St Mary’s Hospital medical school, London
  • Glasgow Royal Infirmary
  • Royal Marsden Hospital
  • St George's Hospital, London SpR rotation (including St Mark’s Hospital).

Experience

Mr Beck has worked as a consultant for the Trust since October 2001.

He is a specialist colorectal surgeon treating colorectal cancer, inflammatory bowel disease and proctology. Mr Beck's role includes laparoscopic colorectal surgery, colonoscopy, and general surgery and emergency surgery (surgical take).

Key achievements

  • Lead for colorectal cancer, Southampton.
  • Surgical lead for endoscopy and colonoscopy, Southampton.
  • Accredited bowel cancer screening programme colonoscopist, National Bowel Cancer Screening Programme.
  • Southampton audit lead for the national inflammatory bowel disease audit. 

Awards and prizes

Hunterian Professorship (RCS) for research into hereditary bowel cancer.

Research

  • Research into hereditary bowel cancer and bowel cancer families.
  • Supervisor for MD thesis research on colorectal carcinogenesis.