Consultant Profile

Mr Andrew Smith

Mr Andrew Smith MB BS BSc DM FRCS (Gen)
Practicing at:
Spire Harrogate Clinic and Spire Ilkley Clinic, Spire Leeds Hospital
  • General surgery
    • Endoscopy
    • Gastrointestinal surgery
    • Minimal access surgery
    • Pancreatic and biliary surgery
    • Pancreatology
Special clinical interests:

Advanced laparascopic surgery, including gallbladder and hernia surgery
Gastro-oesophageal reflux disease
Hiatus hernia repair
Upper gastrointestinal endoscopy
Pancreatic, biliary and duodenal surgery

Research interests:
Pancreatic cancer
Medical education
Current NHS and /or university posts:
Consultant General Surgeon, Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust
Consultant General Surgeon, Wharfedale General Hospital, Otley
Honorary Senior Lecturer, University of Leeds
Year of first medical qualification:
Current membership(s) of professional, national and regional bodies:
Fellow, Royal College of Surgeons
Association of Laparoscopic Surgeons
Society of Surgeons of the Alimentary Tract
Contact Details 
Telephone number to make a private appointment:
0113 218 5908/9
Private secretary:
Mrs Liz Power
Private secretary telephone number:
0113 218 5931
Private secretary fax:
0113 269 0003
Private secretary email address:
Background Information 
Professional profile:

Mr Andrew Smith is a consultant general surgeon and qualified at St.Mary's in 1991. He joined as a fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons in 1995. Mr Smith's post graduate training took place in Leicester and Nottingham, including a period of research for a Doctor of Medicine thesis. To complete his training Mr Smith undertook an advanced HPB and laparoscopic fellowship at the Cleveland Clinic Foundation, USA.

Mr Smith has a busy laparoscopic (keyhole) surgery practice. He performs advanced laparoscopic surgery for gallstones, abdominal wall hernias and hiatus hernias (reflux disease). Mr Smith performs keyhole surgery for abdominal pain relief. In addition Mr Smith performs over 80 major pancreas resections per year.

Mr Andrew Smith is the surgical lead and vice-chairman for pancreatic disease within the Yorkshire Cancer Network. He has an active research programme in benign and malignant pancreatic disease and medical education.

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Mr Andrew Smith

Mr Andrew Smith General surgery Consultant, Leeds, West Yorkshire, private hospital specialist.

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