James is a consultant surgeon at North Bristol NHS Trust based at Southmead Hospital. He was appointed in 2012 and has since become the lead surgeon for Upper GI and Bariatric Surgery. He is experienced at all types of benign Upper GI surgery including gallstone disease, bile duct exploration, antireflux surgery and hiatus hernia repair. He also performs splenectomy and surgery for achalsia of the cardia.
James’ main subspeciality is Bariatric or weight loss surgery and has had extensive training in London prior to moving to Bristol
He is an experienced endoscopist regularly performing upper GI endoscopies for conditions including surveillance for Barretts Oesophagus