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Last updated: 29 Jun 2020
- Vascular surgery
Ian Hunter is a Consultant Vascular and Endovascular Surgeon at Taunton and Somerset NHS Foundation Trust and Nuffield Health Taunton Hospital.
His areas of specialist interest are the management of peripheral vascular disease, aortic aneurysm (both open and endovascular repair), carotid artery disease, vascular trauma and venous disease.
He has developed advanced skills in the management of varicose veins, including endovenous laser ablation, radiofrequency ablation, foam injection sclerotherapy and varicose vein surgery.
Mr Hunter’s undergraduate training was undertaken at University of Oxford Medical School and St Bartholomew’s and the Royal London Hospitals Medical School. He completed his specialist vascular training at the John Radcliffe Hospital, Oxford. He also enhanced his expertise in Vascular and Endovascular Surgery with Fellowships at Queen’s Medical Centre, Nottingham and the Royal Victoria Hospital, Belfast. Mr Hunter has also been awarded a Doctorate of Medicine (MD) from the University of London for his research into the ischaemic injury of transplant kidneys.
Areas of interest
Varicose veins (full range of treatments offered); peripheral vascular disease; venous disease; aortic aneurysm; carotid artery disease; hernia surgery
- Beckie Spencer-Jones
- Nuffield Health Taunton Hospital Staplegrove TAUNTON TA2 6AN
- 01823 250623
- 07791 013106
Anaesthetists worked with
- Dr Helen Hopwood Not Fee Assured
- Dr Andrew Donovan Not Fee Assured
Current NHS consultant posts held
Consultant Vascular and Endovascular Surgeon, Musgrove Park Hospital.
Honorary Senior Lecturer, University of Bristol
Courses offered to GPs
Open events held regularly at Nuffield Hospital Taunton and around Somerset.
Outcomes (checked and approved by medical professional body)
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- MB BS St Bartholomew's and the Royal London Hospitals, University of London 1999
- Doctorate of Medicine (Research degree) University of London 2010
- FRCS (GenSurg) The Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh 2010
- MA University of Oxford 2001
Reference number 4637017
Details of entry to specialist register
- General Surgery, 2011
Affiliations / memberships
Vascular Society of Great Britain & Ireland
British Society for Endovascular Therapy
British Hernia Society
Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh
- Nuffield Health Taunton Hospital
- 09:00 - 12:00
- 01823 476360
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