Consultant Profile

Mr Iain David Anderson

Mr Iain David Anderson MD, FRCS, BSc
Practicing at:
Spire Manchester Hospital
  • General surgery
    • Colonoscopy
    • Colorectal surgery
    • Endoscopy
    • Gastrointestinal surgery
    • Hernia repair surgery
    • Laparoscopic surgery
    • Minimal access surgery
    • Parathyroid disease
    • Thyroid disease
Special clinical interests:

Anal and bowel problems
Thyroid and parathyroid disease
Gallstone surgery
Crohn's disease
Haemorrhoids treatments
Anal Fistula
Rectal bleeding
Investigation of abdominal pain and bowel symptoms
Flexible Sigmoidoscopy

Research interests:

Peri-operative care following major surgery

Current NHS and /or university posts:

Consultant Surgeon, Hope Hospital, Salford
Honorary Senior Lecturer, University of Manchester
Director Emergency Surgery - ASGBI

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

Association of Coloproctology
British Association of Endocrine and Thyroid Surgeons
Association of Surgeons of GB and I

Contact Details 
Telephone number to make a private appointment:
0161 232 2261
Private secretary telephone number:
Private secretary fax:
0161 206 1393
Private secretary email address:
Thursday evening other times available
Background Information 
Professional profile:

Following training in Manchester, Edinburgh and specialist centres abroad, Mr Anderson was appointed to Hope Hospital in 1995. He is a general surgeon with special interests in hernia, gallbladder, colorectal and endocrine/thyroid surgery. He receives referrals for complex cases from the North West region.

Mr Anderson also works in the intestinal failure and fistula unit, which is a national referral centre for complex intestinal problems following surgery.

Personal profile:

Mr Anderson lives in Bolton and works in Salford. His three children are his principal hobby and he struggles to keep up with them!

His sporting interests include golf, skiing and gardening. 

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Mr Iain David Anderson

Mr Iain David Anderson General surgery Consultant, Manchester, private hospital specialist.

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