Mr Sorena Afshar

Consultant colorectal surgeon, Cumberland Infirmary, Carlisle.

I studied medicine at Aberdeen University and trained in the North East surgical rotation.

I completed my PhD on ‘Obesity, weight loss surgery and biomarkers of colorectal cancer risk’ at Newcastle University under the supervision of Professor John Mathers.

I am local Lead for Clinical Audit and Research.

I am actively involved in teaching at undergraduate and postgraduate levels. I have completed a post-graduate certificate of clinical education at Newcastle University.

GMC ref.
Present appointment
Consultant Colorectal Surgeon since 2019
Hospital address

Cumberland InfirmaryNewtown RoadCarlisleCumbriaCA2 7HY

Contact name
Sorena Afshar