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- Vascular surgery
18 years experience as Consultant vascular and general surgeon at Whipps cross and Royal London Hospitals (since 1999). Busy practice covering all vascular surgery, thyroid/parathyroid surgery, all routine open and laparoscopic general surgery.
Clinical Director Bartsheath (2012-2016), Chairman of Higher surgical training in NE Thames (2011-present), Chairman Court of Examiners Royal College of surgeons (2010-12). Invited Member of the Council of Royal College of Surgeons of England (2010-12)
Areas of interest
Varicose vein surgery; Vascular surgery; open varicose vein surgery; Endovenous Laser Treatment (EVLT); Foam sclerotherapy of veins; Vascular Ultrasound; Venous duplex scanning; gall stones; laparoscopic cholecystectomy; gall bladder removal; inguinal hernia repair; all abdominal wall hernia repair; laparoscopic hernia repair; Neck endocrine surgery; Thyroid surgery; Thyroid tumours; Thyroidectomy; parathyroid surgery; Parathyroidectomy; hyperparathyroidism; Goitre; Graves disease; Neck lumps; Soft tissue tumours; Diabetic foot; leg ulcers/chronic wounds; Peripheral Vascular Surgery; Diagnostic angiography; Peripheral angioplasty and stenting; Lower limb bypass surgery; Carotid Artery Surgery; Carotid endarterectomy; Aortic Aneurysm Surgery; Endovascular Aortic Aneurysm Repair (EVAR); Open aortic aneurysm surgery
Anaesthetists worked with (Bupa members, please ask your consultant whether your anaesthetist is fee-assured)
Current NHS consultant posts held
Consultant Vascular surgeon, Royal London Hospital, Consultant General and vascular surgeon, Whipps Cross University Hospital
Minimally invasive treatment of varicose veins, Thyroid and parathyroid surgery
Surgical education and training, Chairman of court of examiners Royal College of surgeons (2010-12). Chairman of NE Thames Specialist training committee in General surgery (2011 to 2017)
1992 Poster Prize 16th World Congress of International Union of Angiology.
1993 Poster Prize Combined meeting of the Biological Engineering Society, Forum
on Angiology and the Institute of Physical Sciences in Medicine, Dundee.
1995 Poster Prize Sylvester O’Halloran Surgical Scientific Meeting, Limerick, Ireland.
1996 British Journal of Surgery Prize, Awarded by The Surgical Research Society
British Journal of surgery, European Journal vascular and endovascular surgery, Annals Royal college of surgeons of England, head and neck, cardiovascular surgery
Courses offered to GPs
Provide talks for local GPs at Holly House and Spire Roding hospitals.
I have a very low incidence of complications following major arterial surgery. I have performed over 2000 endovenous laser procedures for varicose veins with >99% success and no serious complications. I have had no major complications or mortality in thyroid surgery, venous surgery, hernia repair and cholecystectomy in 18 years of consultant practice. I have a very low incidence of postoperative infection.
- FRCS Royal College of Surgeons of England 1991
- FRCS (General surgery) Intercollegiate speciality board 1998
- Degree of MD University of Leeds 1998
- MB ChB University of Leeds 1987
Professional bodies (positions held - last 3 yrs)
- Chairman Court of Examiners Royal College of Surgeons of England 2010
- Clinical Director General Surgery Bartshealth NHS Trust 2016
- Chairman North-East Thames specialist training committee in General surgery London Deanery 2013
- Chairman Training Programme and Management Committee in General Surgery University College London (UCLPartners) 2017
Details of entry to specialist register
- James Crinnion, 1999
Affiliations / memberships
Vascular Surgical Society of Great Britain and Ireland,
Association of Surgeons of Great Britain and Ireland
British Association of Endocrine and Thyroid Surgeons
- BMI The Clementine Churchill Hospital, HA1 3RX
- 19:00 - 20:30
- 020 8872 3872
- Highgate Private Hospital, N6 4DJ
- 19:00 - 20:00
- 020 8341 4182
- Holly House Hospital, IG9 5HX
- 13:30 - 19:30
- 020 8505 3311
- London Clinic, 5 Devonshire place, W1G 6HL
- 13:00 - 17:00
- 020 7935 4444
- Spire Roding Hospital, IG4 5PZ
- 12:30 - 13:30
- 020 8551 1100
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
Via my secretary Maxine at email@example.com or 07870280264 or via The Holly private Hospital 02085053311