Consultant Profile

Mr James Rupert Henry Scurr

Mr James Rupert Henry Scurr BSc, MB BS, MD, FRCS
Practicing at:
Spire Liverpool Hospital
  • Vascular surgery
    Special clinical interests:

    Venous Disease - Varicose Veins - Phlebology
    minimally invasive varicose vein surgery; endovenous thermal ablation;ultrasound guided foam sclerotherapy of varicose veins;microsclerotherapy of thread veins 

    Research interests:

    Venous Disease
    Thromboembolic Disease 

    Current NHS and /or university posts:

    Consultant Vascular and Endovascular Surgeon to the Liverpool Vascular and Endovascular Service (LIVES)
    Consultant Surgeon to the Royal Liverpool and Broadgreen University Hospitals NHS Trust
    Honorary Consultant Surgeon to St Helens and Knowsley Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust 

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

    Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons of England
    Fellow of the Royal Society of Medicine
    Member of the Vascular Society of Great Britain and Ireland
    Member of The British Society of Endovascular Therapy
    Member of the Venous Forum of the Royal Society of Medicine 

    Contact Details 
    Telephone number to make a private appointment:
    08444 990 617
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    Background Information 
    Professional profile:

    Mr Scurr is a consultant surgeon in vascular and endovascular surgery with a specific interest in venous disorders, including deep vein thrombosis and varicose veins.

    He trained at University College London and the Middlesex Hospitals' School of Medicine, qualifying in 2000.In 2004, he moved to the North West to continue his higher surgical training at the Mersey School of Surgery. From 2005 to 2007 he was the Endovascular Research Fellow at the Royal Liverpool University Hospital and was awarded a doctorate of medicine by the University of Liverpool for his research into fenestrated endovascular aneurysm repair.

    He is widely published in medical periodicals and textbooks and is a frequent presenter at national and international conferences. In 2010, he was the Liverpool and North West Society of Surgeons' travelling Fellow to the Gonda Vascular Centre at the Mayo Clinic (Minnesota, USA) at the invitation of Prof. P Gloviczi. In 2012, he was awarded the American College of Phlebology's International Scholarship.

    Personal profile:

    Mr Scurr was awarded a Royal Air Force flying scholarship in 1993 and has flown a variety of fixed wing aeroplanes and helicopters since then. He is a member of the Air Squadron and the Honourable Company of Air Pilots.

    A busy clinical practice, young family and the English weather all limits his chances of getting airborne these days 

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    Mr James Rupert Henry Scurr

    Mr James Rupert Henry Scurr Vascular surgery Consultant, Liverpool, private hospital specialist.

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