Consultant Profile

Mr Malcolm Charles Aldridge

Mr Malcolm Charles Aldridge MS, FRCS, FRCS (Ed.)
Practicing at:
Spire Harpenden Hospital
  • General surgery
    • Colonoscopy
    • Coloproctology
    • Colorectal surgery
    • Endoscopy
    • Gastrointestinal surgery
    • Hernia repair surgery
    • Laparoscopic surgery
    • Pancreatic and biliary surgery
Special clinical interests:

Pancreatic and biliary disease, hernia surgery, Colonoscopy, GI endoscopy.

Current NHS and /or university posts:

Consultant in General & Gastrointestinal Surgery, East & North Herts NHS Trust, QEII Hospital, Welwyn Garden City

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

Member of The Association of Laparoscopic Surgeons
Association of Upper Gastrointestinal Surgeons
Association of Coloproctology of Great Britain & Ireland
Member of The Pancreatic Society of Great Britain & Ireland
Member of International Association of Pancreatology
Member of The International Association of Hepato-pancreato-biliary Surgery
Member of The European Digestive Surgery

Contact Details 
Telephone number to make a private appointment:
0800 585 112
Private secretary:
Suzanne Johnston
Private secretary telephone number:
01582 714 423
Private secretary email address:
Out-patient clinics held on Wednesday evenings. Endoscopy sessions held on Friday afternoons. Theatre lists on Wednesday afternoons.
Background Information 
Professional profile:

Mr Aldridge is a general surgeon with special interests in pancreatobiliary, hernia surgery and endoscopy. He qualified from St Mary's Hospital and undertook surgical training in several London Teaching Hospitals including St Mary's, the Hammersmith Hospital and West Middlesex University Hospital. He then underwent specialist training in liver, pancreatic and biliary surgery in Paris. He is a Fellow of both the Royal College of Surgeons of England and the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh and has a Master of Surgery higher degree from London University.

Mr Aldridge undertakes a full range of hernia surgery at Spire Harpenden Hospital. (Inguinal hernia, umbilical hernia, abdominal/ventral hernia and incisional hernia). Specifically for umbilical hernia, abdominal/ventral and incisional hernia laproscopic (keyhole) repair is also offered. Mr Aldridge is a member of the British Hernia Society.

He has a particular interest in endoscopy - colonoscopy, flexible sigmoidoscopy and gastroscopy. He performs over 200 colonoscopies per year and offers training in colonoscopy at the Eastern Regional Endoscopy Centre. He undertakes colonoscopy on a regular basis at Spire Harpenden Hospital.

Personal profile:

Born and raised in Hertfordshire Mr Aldridge currently lives locally with his wife and two children.

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Mr Malcolm Charles Aldridge

Mr Malcolm Charles Aldridge General surgery Consultant, Harpenden, Herts, private hospital specialist.

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