Ms Cara Baker

Ms Cara Baker

BA (Hons), PhD, FRCS

General Surgery

18 years of experience
7 years as a specialist

Overall Rating

Overall Experience

5

Bedside Manner

5

Explanation

5

Top feedback

“Ms Baker was wonderful. Very kind, calm and caring throughout my treatment. I would highly recommend Ms Baker to anyone.“
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Subspecialty

  • Upper GI (Gastrointestinal) Surgery
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Languages spoken

  • English
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Consultation fees

New appointment: £250

Follow-up appointment: £200

Practices worked at

London Bridge Hospital

27 Tooley Street, London, United Kingdom, SE1 2PR
1920 reviews

About

Ms Cara Baker is a consultant upper gastrointestinal and general surgeon based at Guy's and St Thomas' NHS Trust. Private patients are able to book consultations with Ms Baker at HCA London Bridge Hospital. Ms Baker's specialist areas include hernias, skin lesions, gallstones, gastro-oesophageal reflux, oesophageal cancer, and stomach cancer. She also has expertise in upper GI endoscopy and open and laparoscopic surgery.

Ms Baker qualified in 2002 from the University of London after completing a PhD in biochemistry. Following this, she took part in general surgery rotations in London and Surrey, before competing her surgical training and being appointed general surgery consultant at Frimley Park in 2013.

Procedures

  • General Surgery
  • Acid Reflux Surgery
  • Appendicectomy
  • Endoscopy
  • Endoscopy
  • Fundoplication
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy)
  • Gallstone Surgery
  • Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumour (GIST) Excision
  • Gastroscopy
  • Hernia Repair (Keyhole)
  • Laparoscopy
  • Lipoma Removal
  • Oesophagus Cancer Surgery (Oesophagectomy)
  • Open Hernia Repair
  • Skin Lesion Removal
  • Stomach Cancer Surgery (Gastrectomy)
  • Video Consultation
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Special interests

  • Gallbladder Disease
  • Gallstones
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Oesophageal Cancer
  • Stomach Cancer
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Education

  • BA (Hons) Gold Medal Biochemistry Trinity College Dublin 1994 
  • PhD Biochemistry Trinity College Dublin 1997 
  • MBBS Royal Free and University College London Medical School 2002 
  • Fellow Royal College of Surgeons of England 2013 
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