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- Upper GI surgery
Mr Hornby is a Consultant Upper GI and General Surgeon
He is available to see and treat patients privately at both the Cheltenham Nuffield and Winfield Hospitals in Gloucestershire.
He completed his higher surgical training in the Southwest of England and has had specialist Upper Gastrointestinal Training at several highly regarded centres in both the UK and Melbourne, Australia.
Mr Hornby believes strongly in putting patients at the centre of the decision making process regarding their health. He ensures this with clear and frank discussion and by providing patients with concise and understandable information regarding their conditions and treatments.
Areas of interest
Oesophago-gastric cancer; Diagnostic and therapeutic endoscopy; Benign Upper GI conditions; Gallstone disease; Hernia surgery
Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy with On Table Cholangiogram
Open Inguinal Hernia Repair
Open Femoral Repair
Open Paraumbilical Hernia Repair
Open Umbilical Hernia Repair
Open Ventral Hernia Repair
Open Epigastric Hernia Repair
Open Incisional Hernia Repair
Laparoscopic Inguinal Hernia Repair
Laparoscopic Femoral Repair
Laparoscopic Paraumbilical Hernia Repair
Laparoscopic Umbilical Hernia Repair
Laparoscopic Ventral Hernia Repair
Laparoscopic Epigastric Hernia Repair
Laparoscopic Incisional Hernia Repair
Laparoscopic Hiatal Hernia Repair
Laparoscopic Anti-reflux procedures
Excision of simple skin lesions
Upper GI Endoscopy (OGD)
Therapeutic Upper GI Endoscopy (Ballon Dilatation, Oesophageal Botox)
- Dawn Luck
- Rockbridge Medical 25 Cypress Court Dunmow CM6 1ZA
- 01242 386579
- 01245 200699
Anaesthetists worked with (Bupa members, please ask your consultant whether your anaesthetist is fee-assured)
Current NHS consultant posts held
Consultant Upper GI and Bariatric Surgeon, Gloucestershire Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
Mr Hornby holds a Bachelors degree with a thesis on Perioperative Nutritional status measurement and a Doctorate of Medicine having completed research into biomarkers and Baysian risk modelling for the screening of oesophagogastric cancer.
He was an early collaborator in the UK Trainee led research movement as a cofounder of SPARCS (Severn and Peninsula Audit and Research Collaborative for Surgeons).
Mr Hornby was the UK top recruiter for the ROSSINI trial, the first trainee led Randomised controlled trial published in the BMJ
He has published 3 book chapters and over 20 peer reviewed papers.
Mr Hornby is married to a multi-talented physiotherapist writer and has a young and energetic boy. In his spare time enjoys walking, learning to cook and has recently taken up pottery.
Courses offered to GPs
Talks available of the following topics:
Gastro-oesophageal Reflux Disease (GORD)
Abdominal Wall Hernias
- Bachelor of Medical Sciences (BMedSci) University of Nottingham 2001
- Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery (BMBS) University of Nottingham 2003
- Doctorate of Medicine (MD) Peninsula College of Medicine and Dentistry 2014
- Diploma of Fellowship (FRCS) Royal College of Surgeons of England 2014
- Diploma of Membership (MFSTEd) Faculty of Surgical Trainers, Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh 2014
Reference number 6075792
Affiliations / memberships
Association of Upper GI Surgeons (AUGIS)
British Obesity and Metabolic Surgery Society (BOMMS)
Association of Surgeons in Training (ASIT)
Post treatment communication
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