Dr Gold is a specialist colorectal surgeon with a subspecialist interest in proctology and inflammatory bowel disease (Crohn’s disease and Ulcerative Colitis). These problems include haemorrhoids, anal pain, anal fissure, pilonidal sinus, anal fistula, faecal incontinence and constipation. In addition to his medical qualification from the University of London, Dr Gold is a Fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons, an Intercollegiate Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons of Great Britain and Ireland, and a Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons of England. He also has a Masters degree in Surgical Science. Dr Gold has also been published extensively by a range of surgical journals and publications over the course of his career.