Consultant surgeon since 1997
Trained Oxford and London and qualified 1985
Mr Drabble has had 30 years’ experience as a surgeon
Mr Drabble has a particular interest in the delivery of high quality day case general surgery and hernia repair surgery in more local, patient friendly and focused centres, tailoring treatment and surgery to an individual patient’s needs and circumstances, and having pursued such a practice for several years as well as a teaching hospital practice, take pride in delivering a reliable practice with extremely low local recurrence rates and rapid recovery from surgery and return to normal activities post treatment.
His other areas of particular interest are the delivery of aesthetic breast cancer surgery to achieve as thorough a level of local disease control as possible in a cosmetically sensitive manner and minimise the visual impact of any surgical intervention, and the training of young surgeons in basic surgical skills, with the Royal College of Surgeons of England, to provide them with a foundation of reliable skills for their future careers.