- Fee assured
- Verified this account
- Accredited endoscopist
- Lower GI surgery
- Accredited endoscopist
Mr Paul Ainsworth qualified from Leeds University in 1998. He has undertaken extensive training in general and colorectal surgery in the Mersey Deanery. He obtained FRCS in 2012 and has completed his Certificate of Completion of Training in 2014. He has also completed a fellowship in laparoscopic colorectal surgery and attended laparoscopic training courses in the UK and Germany.
Mr Ainsworth has published articles in Colorectal Disease, European Journal of Cancer, European Journal of Surgical Oncology and the Annals of Vascular Surgery.
Mr Ainsworth is interested in audit and clinical improvement. He is currently the Clinical Director in General Surgery at Southport and Ormskirk Hospital. He is also the Surgical Lead for the National Emergency Laparotomy Audit.
Areas of interest
Laparoscopic procedures (keyhole surgery); Colorectal surgery; Colonoscopy and polypectomy; Sigmoidoscopy; Gastroscopy; HALO for haemorrhoids; Haemorrhoidectomy; Inguinal hernia repair; Femoral hernia repair; Paraumbilical hernia repair; Incisional hernia repair; Anal fistula surgery; Botox for Anal fissure; Colectomy; Laparoscopic cholecystectomy
- Sue Gaskell
- Renacres Hall Hospital Renacres Lane Halsall ORMSKIRK L39 8SE
- 01704 841133
Anaesthetists worked with (Bupa members, please ask your consultant whether your anaesthetist is fee-assured)
Current NHS consultant posts held
Consultant Colorectal and General Surgeon and Clinical Director - Southport and Ormskirk Hospital NHS Trust
Ainsworth PD, de Cossart L. Abdominal wall infected ischaemic necrosis mimicking necrotising fasciitis. Annals of Vascular Surgery 2009;AVS-D-09-00295
Ainsworth PD, Johnson MJ. The metastatic lymph node ratio in Dukes C colorectal cancer in a district general hospital. Colorectal Disease 2009;CDI-00159-2009.R1
Ainsworth PD, Winstanley J, Pearson JM, Bishop HM, Garrod DR.
Protein kinase C alpha expression in normal breast, DCIS and invasive ductal carcinoma. European Journal of Cancer 2004; 40(15):2269-2273
Courses offered to GPs
GP lunchtime meeting.
Reference number 4514828
Affiliations / memberships
- Renacres Hospital, L39 8SE
- 13:30 - 17:00
- 01704 842015
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