Consultant Profile

Mr Mario Caruana

Mr Mario Caruana MD MSc FRCSEd FRCS Gen EBSQVasc
Practicing at:
The Montefiore Hospital
  • General surgery
    • Vascular surgery
  • Vascular surgery
    Special clinical interests:
    • Minimally invasive treatment of varicose veins
    • Foam and conventional sclerotherapy
    • Laser and radiofrequency treatment
    Research interests:

    Patterns of venous disease. Travel related thrombosis.

    Current NHS and /or university posts:

    Consultant Vascular Surgeon: Brighton and Sussex University Hospitals, Western Sussex NHSTrust

    Current membership(s) of professional, national and regional bodies:

    Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh
    British Medical Association
    Vascular Society of Great Britain and Northern Ireland.
    European Society of Vascular Surgery

    Background Information 
    Professional profile:

    Besides providing a full vascular service to patients in mid-Sussex, Mr Mario Caruana regularly performs emergency surgery as well as renal vascular access surgery on patients from Worthing, Brighton, Eastbourne, Bexhill and Hastings.

    After performing research on gene therapy and transplantation in London, Mr Caruana undertook extensive training in vascular surgery both in East Anglia and in Birmingham. He has a keen interest in all aspects of venous and varicose vein surgery.

    Mr Caruana introduced laser and radiofrequency treatment of varicose veins into Sussex as well as developing the use of sclerotherapy and veinwave therapy for thread and spider veins. He also has an interest in stroke prevention and limb salvage surgery.

    He has teamed up with Mr Peter Laws to provide a consistent and bespoke service aimed at focusing on individual patient needs and wishes.

    Personal profile:

    Originally from Malta, Mr Caruana enjoys living close to the South Downs with his wife, three children and two german shepherds. He is a keen amateur guitarist and painter and enjoys trekking.

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    Mr Mario Caruana

    Mr Mario Caruana General surgery & Vascular surgery Consultant, Brighton & Hove, East Sussex, private hospital specialist.

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