Mr Tomlinson offers consultations for a wide range of surgical problems to assess, diagnose and discuss treatment options with patients.
He embraces new technology and minimally invasive techniques for the benefit of his patients, offering day case and out-patient procedures, often under local anaesthesia for most conditions, with early return to active lifestyles and work. He is trained in delicate microvascular & specialist Endocrine procedures, ultrasound guided endovenous procedures, general laparoscopic abdominal surgery, and minor plastic dermatological surgery.
He now specializes in three main areas:
- modern varicose vein treatments, foam sclerotherapy & micro-injection of thread veins;
- hernia & gall bladder surgery, and general day case procedures including removal of skin lumps, bumps, cysts, lipomas and nail problems.
- thyroid, parathyroid & adrenal surgery including re-operative surgery
He trained in London, and has been an NHS Consultant Surgeon in Lancaster since 2005. He was clinical lead for vascular surgery for seven years, performed a full range of major arterial surgery and introduced endovenous ablation surgery in 2008.
He has been Lead Thyroid & Endocrine surgeon for over ten years performing minimally invasive Thyroid, Adrenal & Parathyroid surgery. He performs a full range of scheduled general abdominal surgery for hernias, gallstones and day surgery minor procedures, and provides Consultant emergency general surgical service also. He is also Surgical Tutor at the present time.