Mr Ian Swift

Consultant Surgeon


Professional Membership

  • British Cancer Association
  • Association of Coloproctology GBI

Clinical Interests

  • Abdominal surgery for Crohn’s Disease
  • Anal fistula surgery
  • Colonoscopy
  • Colostomy
  • Closure of loop
  • Haemorrhoidectomy
  • Hernia repair
  • Inguinal (open)
  • Ileostomy
  • Closure of loop
  • Colorectal surgery for cancer

Personal profile

Mr Swift qualified in 1983 and has a special interest in Colorectal Disease and Cancer, Laparoscopic Surgery and Continence Surgery. Robert has worked in Major London Teaching Hospitals for 8 years including National Park and St Marks.

Year qualified:


Bowel cancer screening

Mr Ian Swift, Consultant Colorectal and General Surgeon from BMI Shirley Oaks Hospital explains the different screening methods bowel cancer.