Consultant Profile

Mr  David Gerrard

Mr  David Gerrard MB FRCS, FRCS (Gen Surg) Eng
Practicing at:
Spire Clare Park Hospital
Special clinical interests:

Minimal access varicose vein surgery, including laser and radiofrequency ablation of varicose veins and sclerotherapy of spider (flare veins)

Hernia repair

Aortic Aneurysm repair

Carotid surgery

Arterial Bypass Surgery

Botox treatment of excess sweating (hyperhidrosis)

Surgery for Thoracic outlet Syndrome

Current NHS and /or university posts:

Consultant Vascular Surgeon, Frimley Park Hospital

Honorary Consultant Vascular Surgeon, Royal Surrey County Hospital

Programme Director for General and Vascular Surgery, Health Education Kent, Surrey and Sussex

Year of first medical qualification:
Current membership(s) of professional, national and regional bodies:

Fellow Royal College of Surgeons

Vascular Society

British Society of Endovascular Surgery



Contact Details 
Private secretary telephone number:
01276 522634
Private secretary fax:
Private secretary email address:
Personal email address:
Tuesday 09:00 – 12:00
Background Information 
Professional profile:

David Gerrard was appointed to Frimley Park as Consultant in Vascular and General Surgery in August 2001, following completion of the first Endovascular Fellowship at St Thomas’ Hospital, London.  He introduced Endovascular Treatment of Abdominal Aortic Aneurysms to the hospital together with Radiology Colleague Andrew Hatrick.  The programme has now treated over 400 aneurysms.  In 2011, he and Dr Hatrick developed the first endovascular programme to treat complex aortic aneurysms in Surrey.


Other notable achievements:

Setting up a multidisciplinary diabetic foot service at Frimley Park Hospital in 2003

Training Programme Director, Kent Surrey and Sussex for core and higher surgical Trainees


In 2004, Mr Gerrard and colleague Peter Leopold were the second group of surgeons in the country to use lasers in the treatment of varicose veins (EVLA).  Together as part of the Surrey Vein Clinic, they have performed over 3000 procedures, many having been performed at Clare Park. They have run successful aortic and endovenous training courses.

Personal profile:

Mr Gerrard is married with three teenage children.  He is a keen cyclist, having completed four E’tape du Tour events, a trans-Pyrenean and a Corsican cycling tour.  He was captain of London University Football team and represented British Universities at Association Football.  He also enjoys golf and cricket.


Other interests are music and socialising with friends

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