Mr Yüksel Gerçek

General and Colorectal Surgeon in
Bedford

MD RBSS (Belgium)

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Mr Yüksel​ Gerçek is a consultant general and colorectal surgeon based in Bedford. He specialises in a number of general surgery procedures, including abdominal wall hernia, colorectal surgery (lower gastrointestinal), colorectal cancer, laparoscopic cholecystectomy and haemorrhoids.

Mr Gerçek is highly trained with almost 20 years of experience. He gained his qualifications in general and colorectal surgery in Belgium before moving to Dundee, Scotland, to receive further training. He continued his development in a number of locations including Bath, Staffordshire, Nottinghamshire, and Durham. He currently practices in Bedford, England.

Mr Gerçek set up specialist clinics for colorectal cancer, IBD surgery, benign anorectal surgery, and abdominal wall hernias, and is specialised in open and laparoscopic colorectal surgery for colorectal cancer.
He has performed over 200 laparoscopic colorectal cancer surgical procedures with excellent outcomes, over 400 laparoscopic cholecystectomies, 300 laparoscopic appendicectomies, and 400 hernia repairs.

Mr Gerçek ensures that he keeps his knowledge up-to-date by attending regular training courses, and he participates in the teaching of undergraduate and postgraduate doctors, supervision and audits within his field. He is a member of the Association of Coloproctology of Great Britain and Ireland (ACPGBI). 

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15/04/2021

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Mr Gercek very clearly explained my diagnosis and the treatment needed. Throughout his communication with me was excellent and likewise his support and professionalism was reassuring. The surgery itself was very successful for which I am very grateful.

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13/04/2021

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Dr Gercek was very friendly, professional and gave clear easy to understand answers which I found very helpful and reassuring.

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08/12/2020

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I underwent the removal of a sebaceous cyst from my upper back, which went perfectly. Mr Gercek explained to me all medical aspects with great clarity.

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04/10/2020

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Mr Gerçek is highly competent and took the time to fully explain, in an accessible way, my diagnosis and treatment options. I felt safe, supported and heard.


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