The Team

Consultant Breast Surgeons

Mr Pasupathy Kiruparan

Trust Consultant Breast and General Surgeon

Sub speciality:
Breast and Endocrine

Working as Consultant Breast and General Surgeon at BVH since August 2002. Qualified in 1985 MBBS University of Colombo Sri Lanka.

MBBS (Sri Lanka)
LRCP (London)
MCRS (England)
FRCS (England)
FRCS (Edinburgh)

Former Lead of Breast Surgery.

Hon Teacher Liverpool University.


Mr Debasish Debnath

Consultant Breast and Oncoplastic Surgeon

Specialist Registrar training rotation (general surgery) in London. Breast Fellowship in Wythenshawe, Manchester. Working as Consultant Breast and Oncoplastic Surgeon at Blackpool Victoria Hospital since February 2014

MBBS (Calcutta)
Diplomate of National Board (New Delhi)
MS (Calcutta)
FRCS (Edinburgh)
FRCS (Glasgow)
FRCS (England)
PG CertMedEd (Dundee)
MD (Aberdeen)
FRCSGen (UK Intercollegiate Board)

Current Lead of breast surgery, surgical research and audit


Consultant Radiologist

Dr Janet Stringfellow


Breast Care Nurses

Lynette Bracegirdle

Sarah Wilkinson

The breast care nursing team provide a supportive nursing service for anyone diagnosed with breast cancer. Lorraine Jones is our dedicated screening service Breast Care nurse acting as key worker for those diagnosed through the national screening service. Our other breast care nurses will support those diagnosed direct to the service.


Pauline Traynor – Lead Mammographer

Joanne Peacock – Advanced Practitioner

Judith Fishwick – Mammographer

Elaine Symons – Mammographer

Lauren Jones – Mammographer