Mr Joe Curry
MBBS FRCS(Eng) FRCS (Paed Surg)
Consultant Specialist Neonatal and Paediatric Surgeon
NHS post: Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children NHS Foundation Trust
Joe is a Consultant Specialist Neonatal & Paediatric Surgeon at both Great Ormond Street Hospital and the Portland Hospital. Joe is the specialty lead for neonatal and paediatric surgery at Great Ormond Street Hospital.
Joe’s areas of interest are in gastrointestinal surgery and treating children born with abnormalities of the abdominal wall, diaphragm and gastrointestinal tract. Particular areas of expertise are in oesophageal surgery, anti reflux surgery and lower bowel surgery including children with ano-rectal anomalies, Hirschsprung’s disease and inflammatory bowel disease. Joe has special expertise in laparoscopic surgery in infants as small as 1kg.
Joe is highly active in training senior trainees in his NHS practice. He is a member of the British Association of Paediatric Surgeons Education and Training committee and has mentored other consultants in the early stages of their careers. Joe holds a post-graduate certificate and diploma in medical education from the University of London. He was the RCS tutor at Great Ormond Street Hospital until 2010.
Joe has published over sixty peer-reviewed articles and book chapters and presented over fifty times to national and international conferences. He regularly reviews articles for journals such as the Journal of Paediatric Surgery, Paediatric Surgery International and Prenatal Diagnosis.
Joe is a founding member of The London Children’s Surgery Group at The Portland Hospital.
- Nationality – English
- Languages – English