Paul Fulford is an experienced surgeon specialised in general and colorectal surgery. Having qualified in medicine at Guys Hospital, London, he then moved to Manchester to undergo training in surgery, becoming a Fellow of the Royal college of Surgeons of Edinburgh in 1995. On completing his specialty training in 2004, he was appointed as a Consultant General and Colorectal Surgeon at Christie Hospital.
He has a special interest in colonoscopy and is lead clinician for endoscopy at Christie. He specialises in surgery for colorectal cancer, particularly advanced tumours requiring multi visceral resection. He is experienced in cytoreductive surgery and hyperthermic intra-operative chemotherapy (HIPEC) developed by Paul Sugarbaker for the treatment of pseudomyxoma peritonei and other peritoneal tumours.