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William Chambers

William Chambers is a specialist colorectal surgeon working at the Royal Devon and Exeter Hospital and The Exeter Nuffield Hospital.
He graduated from the Royal Free Medical School in 1996 and underwent surgical training in the London and Oxford regions. After research into the genetics of colorectal cancer at Cancer Research UK in London, he completed two years of specialist colorectal training at the John Radcliffe Hospital in Oxford and at Auckland City Hospital in New Zealand. After completing a Laparoscopic Colorectal Fellowship in Bristol, he was appointed as a specialist colorectal surgeon in Exeter.
His principle interests are laparoscopic and pelvic floor surgery and he performs laparoscopic colorectal resection and laparoscopic hernia repair as well as a full range of pelvic floor procedures including laparoscopic rectopexy, STARR, and sacral nerve stimulation.
He also offers state of the art treatment for haemorrhoids.
He has published over twenty peer reviewed papers  on elements of colorectal surgery and contributed to a recent Oxford University Press book on pelvic floor disorders. He has presented papers on colorectal disease nationally and internationally and is a member of the Association of Coloproctology of Great Britain and Ireland.