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Mr Simon Phillips - MA, DM, FRCS

  • Specialties:
    Minimal access surgery
    Hernia repair surgery
    laparoscopic surgery
    Gastrointestinal surgery
    Colorectal surgery

    Special clinical interests:
    Laparoscopic hernia surgery
    Piles, haemorrhoids and anal fissure, including stapled (day-case) haemorrhoidectomy.
    Prolapse, pelvic floor disorders
    Fistula surgery, pilonidal disease


    Research interests:
    Laparoscopic Colorectal Surgery
    Current NHS and /or university posts:Consultant Colorectal Surgeon, Cardiff & Vale NHS Trust

    Professional profile:
    Simon Phillips studied and trained at Oxford and Cambridge before completing his general surgical training in London. Following specialist registration, he undertook advanced training in colorectal disease at St. Mark's Hospital, a national referral unit for complex bowel disorders. His final laparoscopic training was completed in Bristol, recently awarded recognition as a UK laparoscopic training unit.

    His special interests include surgical treatment of prolapse and pelvic floor disorders, and the modern (day-case) stapling procedures for piles and disorders of defecation.

    His laparoscopic practice is broad, covering bowel resection for cancer and IBD, gallstone disease and abdominal hernia including incisional hernia.

    His research explored the immune processes which enhance survival in patients with bowel cancer and led to a Doctorate from the University of Oxford.

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Mr Simon Phillips
Colorectal Surgeon

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