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Mr Richard Krysztopik

Consultant General Surgeon

Richard Krysztopik is a Consultant General Surgeon at Sulis Hospital Bath.

After graduating from Manchester University, Mr Krysztopik gained an MD thesis in 1999. He completed his surgical training in the North West and South West of the UK as well as abroad (including research in Louisville, USA and specialist training in South Australia).

In 1992, he became a fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons and entered the Specialist Register in 2000. He was also appointed in 2001 to the Royal United Hospital.

Richard Krysztopik is now the local lead for the team at the Royal United Hospital in Bath, which coordinates care for patients with cancers such as oesophageal and gastric cancer.


  • Anti-reflux surgery

  • Gallbladder removal (cholecystectomy)

  • Gastrointestinal surgery

  • Gastroscopy

  • Hernia surgery

  • Laparoscopic surgery

  • Upper GI endoscopy

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Additional information about Mr Richard Krysztopik

Richard Krysztopik was born in Lancashire and brought up in the North West of England. He is now married with three children.

Consultant Surgeon at the Royal United Hospital, Bath


Minimally invasive (keyhole) surgery, including operations for gallstones and abdominal wall hernia repair

Gastro-oesophageal surgery, such as keyhole surgery for hiatus hernia repair or reflux control, achalasia and obesity surgery.

Endoscopy, using flexible cameras to examine the stomach.

Oesophageal and gastric cancer. Gallbladder removal.

Clinical outcomes, Reflux Disease, Minimally Invasive Surgery Laparoscopic techniques and Oesophageal and Gastric Cancer

Royal College of Surgeons of England

Association of Surgeon of Great Britain and Ireland

Association of Laparoscopic Surgeons

Association of Upper Gastro-Intestinal Surgeons

British Obesity and Metabolic Surgery Society

UGI Tumour Panel Group (South West Cancer Intelligence)

Avon, Somerset and Wiltshire Cancer Network Site Specific Group (Chair)

British Medical Association

Clinical Society of Bath

Our Private Patient Advisors are available to answer your questions about becoming a patient on 01225 569 106 from 8am to 7pm during the week and from 9am to 1pm on Saturday.

How to find us
Just 10 minutes from Bath
The Sulis Hospital Bath,
Foxcote Avenue,
Peasedown St John,
Bath, BA2 8SQ
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By Car

Sulis Hospital is located 6 miles south of Bath city centre. Travelling from Bath, head south west on the A367. After you pass the Audi and Mercedes-Benz dealerships on your left take the first exit on the roundabout into Wellow Lane. Then take the first left into Foxcote Avenue and the Bath Business Park. Sulis Hospital is located immediately on your right hand side and the entrance is opposite the entrance to Mercedes-Benz.


A visitors' car park is located directly in front of the hospital. This is free of charge to patients and visitors.

By Public Transport

There are regular buses to Peasedown St John. Please note the nearest bus stop is a short walk.