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- Vascular surgery
I am a vascular surgeon with a major interest in the treatment of varicose veins. I have been performing endovenous interventions under local anaesthetic since 2004.
I am able to treat almost all varicose veins under local anaesthetic in an ambulatory setting.
Areas of interest
Endovenous thermal ablation for varicose veins, including endovenous laser ablation and radiofrequency ablation; Minimal access surgery; Ultrasound-guided foam sclerotherapy; Minimally invasive treatments for varicose veins perfromed under local anaesthetic; Microsclerotherapy for thread veins/reticular veins/telangectasias; Duplex ultrasound diagnosis of venous insufficiency
Current NHS consultant posts held
Consultant Vascular Surgeon
Worcestershire Acute Hospitals NHS Trust
Clinical Excellence Award
Varicose veins in the Legs: the diagnosis and management of varicose veins.
NICE Guideline April 2013
Courses offered to GPs
Modern management of varicose veins
5 years 2010-2014 inc - all vv interventions
re-admission - 0
mortality - 0
Serious infection -0%
- MBChB University of Birmingham 1984
- MD University of Birmingham 1991
- FRCS Royal College of Surgeons of England 1988
- CCST General Surgery JCHST 1994
Reference number 2855453
Professional bodies (positions held - last 3 yrs)
- Varicose Veins Guideline Development Group NICE 2013
Details of entry to specialist register
- General Surgey / Vascular Surgery, 1994
Affiliations / memberships
Venous Forum, Royal Society of Medicine.
Vascular Society of GB and I
- Spire South Bank Hospital 139 Bath Road...
- 08:30 - 12:00
- 01905 350003
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