Mr Rate has been a consultant since 1999 and has a gold medal in his thesis. His specialist interests are colitis, Crohn’s disease and colorectal cancer. He is experienced in simple and complex anal fistulae and prolapse surgery as well as the treatment of piles.
Mr Rate performs laparoscopic cholecystectomy and cholangiography and treatment of bile duct stones with biliary stenting as well as open hernia surgery. He performed in excess of 250 gallbladder operations in 2014 and performs over 800 diagnostic and therapeutic colonoscopy per year.