Training and Appointment
Having graduated from Manchester University in 1988, Mr Saeed undertook surgical training in Manchester and became a Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons of England in 1992. He undertook specialist training in colorectal surgery in Manchester and was awarded a Doctorate of Medicine (MD) research degree from the University of Manchester in 1999. Mr Saeed was appointed Consultant General and Colorectal Surgeon at Stepping Hill Hospital in 2001, where he is also the clinical lead for Colorectal Cancer Surgery and Head of Department of Endoscopy.
Mr Saeed is one of only a small number of surgeons in the UK and the first in Manchester to routinely perform the HALO operation (Haemorrhoidal Artery Ligation Operation) for the treatment of haemorrhoids.
Mr Saeed is very involved in teaching and training of new surgeons and is a Royal College of Surgeons tutor in Surgery.