Mr David Macafee

General Surgery
Colorectal 01642 854841 / paediatric 01642 854877 / academic 01642 835505
March 2011
Special interests
  • General surgery of childhood - elective day case surgery for children from birth to 16 years
  • Laparoscopic and open colorectal surgery - (bowel cancer, inflammatory bowel disease, peri-anal problems)
  • Emergency general surgery 
  • Postgraduate and undergraduate medical education 
  • Associate lecturer Newcastle University
  • MA in clinical education
  • DM Thesis - Health Economics of Colorectal Cancer
  • FRCS
  • National Laparoscopic Colorectal Fellowship Leeds
  • FRCS Gen surg
  • Surgical training in Northern and Trent Deaneries
  • B Med Sci BM BS(Hons), University of Nottingham
Additional information
  • Specialties: general surgery and academic
  • March 2011 – Appointed as consultant laparoscopic colorectal, general surgeon of childhood and associate lecturer
  • May 2013 – Appointed director of postgraduate medical and dental education (DPME)
  • Feb 2017 – Appointed Director of Medical Education (DME)


Monday Clinical administration Endoscopy (alternate weeks) / general surgery of childhood clinic (paeds OPD, alternate weeks)
Tuesday DME DME
Wednesday General surgery of childhood theatre (alternate weeks) DME
Thursday Adult clinic (endoscopy OPD) Clinical administration
Friday Colorectal MDT, All day theatre All day theatre (theatre 4)