Consultant Profile

Mr Stephen Pollard

Mr Stephen Pollard MA MS FRCS BSc
Practicing at:
Spire Leeds Hospital
  • General surgery
    • Obesity
    • Obesity Surgery
  • Weight loss surgery (Obesity)
    Special clinical interests:
    Obesity/weight loss surgery
    Gastric bypass
    Gastric band
    Transplant surgery
    Research interests:
    Physiology of morbid obesity and clinical immunosuppression
    Current NHS and /or university posts:
    Consultant General Surgeon, St James's University Hospital
    Honorary Senior Lecturer, University of Leeds
    Year of first medical qualification:
    Current membership(s) of professional, national and regional bodies:
    Royal College of Surgeons
    British Obesity Surgical Society (Council member)
    British Transplant Society
    Contact Details 
    Telephone number to make a private appointment:
    0113 218 5967/77
    Private secretary email address:
    Background Information 
    Professional profile:
    Mr Stephen Pollard is a consultant general surgeon and qualified at St George's, London in 1981. He joined as a fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons in 1986. His post graduate training took place in Nottingham, Cambridge and USA. 

    Mr Pollard developed interests in obesity surgery when appointed to a consultant position in Leeds in 1993. He participated in a fact finding sabbatical to an obesity unit in USA in 1993 and commenced a clinical programme in 1994. His current activity (NHS and Private) is 200 obesity operations per year with a total experience of over 2500 operations for obesity. Mr Pollard is also the clinical director in transplant surgery. He is one of the founder members of the British Obesity Surgical Society.
    Personal profile:
    Mr Stephen Pollard's main non medical interests are classic cars and travel.

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    Mr Stephen Pollard

    Mr Stephen Pollard, Consultant Weight Loss Surgeon, Obesity Surgery, Gastric Bypass, Gastric Band, Spire Leeds, Private Hospital, Roundhay, Leeds, Yorkshire

    Find out more about weight loss surgery at Spire Leeds Hospital
    Weight loss surgery, gastric bypass, gastric banding, Spire Leeds, private hospital, Roundhay, West Yorkshire

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    Patient experiences

    Read about patients who have had surgery with Mr Pollard:

    Linda Pearson - gastric bypass surgery

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