Consultant Profile

Mr Henry Tilney

Mr Henry Tilney MBBS MD FRCS (Gen Surg)
Practicing at:
Spire Clare Park Hospital
  • General surgery
    • Coloproctology
    • Colorectal surgery
    • Hernia repair surgery
Special clinical interests:
  • Proctology
  • Endoscopy
  • Colonoscopy
  • Minimal access surgery
Research interests:
  • Rectal cancer
  • Outcomes analysis and quality improvement
  • Laparoscopic colorectal surgery
  • Ileal pouch surgery
Current NHS and /or university posts:
  • Frimley Park Hospital
Current membership(s) of professional, national and regional bodies:
  • Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons of England
  • Member of the Association of Coloproctology and Surgery of Great Britain and Ireland
  • Member of the Royal Society of Medicine
Contact Details 
Private secretary telephone number:
01252 851 270
Private secretary email address:
Background Information 
Professional profile:

Mr Tilney graduated from St Bartholomew’s Hospital in London and undertook Basic Surgical Training in Guildford and Chichester. Appointed to the South West Thames Higher Surgical Training Programme he undertook research on quality assessment in rectal cancer surgery at St Mary’s Hospital (Imperial College London) leading to an MD thesis supported by a Royal College of Surgeons of England Research Fellowship and a quality improvement grant from The Health Foundation. Research interests include rectal cancer, outcomes analysis and quality improvement, laparoscopic colorectal surgery and ileal pouch surgery and he has collaborated with St Marks Hospital and the Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Ohio, USA.

He completed subspecialist training at St George’s Hospital, The Royal Surrey and Frimley Park where he developed his interest in Minimally Invasive Colorectal Surgery and was appointed Consultant General And Colorectal Surgeon, with an interest in Minimally Invasive Surgery, in June 2009.

He is a Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons of England and a member of the Associations of Coloproctology and Surgery of Great Britain and Ireland and of the Royal Society of Medicine.

Personal profile:

Henry is married to Aysha, a local GP, and most of their spare time is taken up by their two young daughters who have temporarily interrupted their involvement in sailing, scuba diving and skiing.

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Mr Henry Tilney

Mr Henry Tilney, General Surgeon, Private Hospital, Surrey and Hampshire

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