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- Upper GI surgery
Nick specialises in gastrointestinal and laparoscopic (keyhole) surgery. His specialist interests include the treatment of hernias, gallstone disease, gastro-oesophageal reflux and obesity. He is a Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons and holds a Master of Surgery degree from the University of London.
Nick trained as a general surgeon and therefore sees and treats patients across the whole speciality of general surgical conditions.
Areas of interest
Laparoscopic surgery; Gastro Oesophageal Reflux Disease; GORD; Dyspepsia; Abdominal pain; Indigestion; Gastric disease; Stomach disease; Gallstones; Biliary colic; Cholecystitis; Endoscopy - upper GI; lower GI; Gastroscopy; Colonoscopy; Sigmoidoscopy; Haemorroids; Hernias, including inguinal hernia; incisional hernia; epigastric hernia; femoral hernia; Umbilical Hernia; Sportsman's groin; Nissen's Fundoplication; LINX® Laparoscopic procedures ('keyhole surgery'); Bariatric surgery; Laparoscopic Adjustable Gastric Band;
- Heather Edwards
- Spire Tunbridge Wells Hospital Fordcombe Road Fordcombe TUNBRIDGE WELLS TN3 0RD
- 01892 741146
- 01892 740046
Anaesthetists worked with (Bupa members, please ask your consultant whether your anaesthetist is fee-assured)
Current NHS consultant posts held
Nick Boyle has held a consultant post at Maidstone and Tunbridge Wells NHS Trust since 2000. He trained at Southampton, St Thomas’ and Guy’s Hospitals.
Nick’s research degree involved measuring stomach blood flow following surgery and the effect of drugs on gastrointestinal perfusion. He has published over thirty papers in peer reviewed journals. He has also published on anti-reflux surgery and established the first Gastro oesophageal reflux disease MDT in the UK.
Nick is married with four children. He is a keen cook and spends most of his free time eventing with his horse.
- Master of Surgery London University 2000
- Fellow of The Royal College Of Surgeons of England he Royal College Of Surgeons of England 1993
- Laparoscopic Fellow Minimal Access Therapy Unit Guildford 2000
Affiliations / memberships
Association of Surgeons
Association of Upper GI Surgeons
Independent Doctors Federation
- Bupa Cromwell Hospital, SW5 0TU
- 14:00 - 19:00
- 020 7460 2000
- Sevenoaks Medical Centre, TN13 2JD
- 17:00 - 20:00
- 020 7036 8800
- Spire Tunbridge Wells Hospital, TN3 0RD
- 07:30 - 13:00
- 01892 741146
Post treatment communication
Following treatment of a Bupa member, I will communicate with GPs in line with Department of Health, GMC and appropriate professional bodies guidelines.
In the event of an urgent query following treatment, Bupa members should use the following contact details
020 7043 0419