Consultant Profile

Mr Henry Malcolm Dowson

Mr Henry Malcolm Dowson BSc, MBBS, FRCS, MD.
Practicing at:
Spire Clare Park Hospital
  • General surgery
    • Colorectal surgery
    • Hernia repair surgery
Special clinical interests:
  • Proctology and haemorrhoids (PPH + HALO)
  • Pelvic floor disorders + faecal incontinence
  • Gallbladder surgery
  • Colonoscopy
  • Endoscopy
  • Laparoscopic surgery
  • Minimal access surgery
Research interests:

Henry was awarded MD thesis for research into laparoscopic and colorectal surgery.

Year of first medical qualification:
Current membership(s) of professional, national and regional bodies:
  • Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons of England
  • Association of Surgeons of Great Britain and Ireland 
  • Association of Coloproctology 
  • Association of Laparoscopic Surgeons 
  • Medical Protection Society
Contact Details 
Private secretary telephone number:
01252 851 270
Private secretary fax:
01252 852 361
Private secretary email address:
Wednesday and Friday
Background Information 
Professional profile:

Henry trained at Charing Cross & Westminster medical school, Intercalated BSc in History of Medicine at UCH. He completed his basic surgical training at Frimley Park Hospital, Specialist Registrar in the South West Thames region.

His initial training was in Laparoscopic and Upper GI surgery, spending 6 months in the oesophago-gastric unit at St Thomas’ Hospital. He developed sub-specialty interest in colorectal surgery during 2 years of research at the Mattu unit in Guildford.

His last year of training was in Adelaide, Australia, working in a specialist colorectal unit, before taking up a consultant post at Frimley Park Hospital.

Specialist interests based around laparoscopic and colorectal surgery; further interests include pelvic floor disorders and faecal incontinence. Henry has taught on laparoscopic courses at Frimley Park, Mattu Guildford and in Hamburg.

Personal profile:

Henry is married to Fiona who is a consultant orthopaedic surgeon. They have a 7 year old son and 2 year old daughter. Henry's interests include sport, music, mountain-biking, kitesurfing, reading, golf, squash and bridge.

Find a treatment, test or scan available at:


Find a consultant

Use one or more of the options below to search for a consultant and link through to view their Spire profile.


Let us help you

fill out this form and we will get back to you:

Please select a hospital

We can call you

Please enter your details below and we will call you back.

What is the aim of your enquiry?

Please select a hospital

If we are unable to reach you by phone, please include your email address so that we can get in touch...

Mr Henry Malcolm Dowson

Mr Henry Malcolm Pollock Dowson General surgery Consultant, Farnham, Surrey, Hampshire, private hospital specialist.

© Spire Healthcare Group plc (2016)