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North Cumbria University Hospitals NHS Trust - 70 years of the NHS

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John Wayman


General Surgery

Based at

The Cumberland Infirmary and West Cumberland Hospital
Secretary contact: 01228 814144

Year qualified


Professional qualifications

MB BS (Bachelor of Medicine/Bachelor of Surgery); MD (Doctor of Medicine); FRCS (Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons); Certificate in Clinical Education

Treatment and procedures

Diagnostic and therapeutic upper GI endoscopy; Open and laparoscopic general and upper GI surgery

Clinical Interests / specialist areas

Surgery for benign and malignant upper GI conditions; Undergraduate and post-graduate surgical education

Professional membership

Member of Association of Surgeons of Great Britain and Ireland (ASGBI); Association of Upper GI Surgeons (AUGIS); Association of Laparoscopic Surgeons (ALS); British Obesity and Metabolic Surgery Society (BOMSS)




Honorary Clinical Senior Lecturer, Newcastle University since 2009



Wayman J, Myers JC, Jamieson GG.

Pre-operative reflux pattern and gastric emptying as predictors of outcome after laparoscopic fundoplication.

British Journal of Surgery 2007 May;94(5):592-8;




Myers JC, Jamieson GG, Wayman J, King DR, Watson DI.

Esophageal ileus following laparoscopic fundoplication. 

Diseases of the Esophagus. 2007;20(5):420-7;




Lamb P, Sivashanmugam T, White M, Irving M, Wayman J, Raimes S.

Gastric cancer surgery--a balance of risk and radicality.

Ann R Coll Surg Engl. 2008 Apr;90(3):235-42;




S.J. Amonkar, T. Sriram, M. Irving, J. Wayman, S.M. Griffin, S.A. Raimes.

The changing use of palliative chemotherapy for recurrent Oesophago-Gastric cancer: a single centre retrospective 15 year review.

Journal of Gastrointestinal Cancer  2009;




Wayman J.

Benign ulceration of the stomach and the duodenum

In Griffin SM, Raimes SA, editors. A companion to specialist surgical practice, Vol 2 Upper Gastrointestinal Surgery 4th  edition. WB Saunders Ltd, London. 200