Consultant Profile

Mr Nick Carter

Mr Nick Carter MBBS MSc FRCS (Gen.Surg)
Practicing at:
Spire Portsmouth Hospital
  • General surgery
    • Gastrointestinal surgery
    • Hernia repair surgery
    • Laparoscopic surgery
    • Obesity
    • Obesity Surgery
    • Pancreatic and biliary surgery
Special clinical interests:

Obesity and metabolic surgery
Oesophagogastric cancer surgery
Antireflux surgery
Abdominal and groin hernia surgery
Bilary (gallstone) surgery
Laparoscopic surgery 

Research interests:

Bariatric and metabolic surgery
Antrireflux surgery

Current NHS and /or university posts:

Consultant Upper Gastointestinal (GI) and Bariatric Surgeon, Queen Alexandra Hospital, Portsmouth

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

British Obesity and Metabolic Surgery Society
Association of Upper GI Surgeons
Association of Surgeons Great Britain & Ireland
Association of Laparoscopic Surgeons Great Britain & Ireland
Royal College Surgeons

Contact Details 
Private secretary:
Jo Beach
Private secretary telephone number:
Private secretary email address:
Background Information 
Professional profile:

 Mr Carter started off his training in London before moving to the South West and then finally to Dorset and Hampshire for his Specialist Higher Surgical Training.  During this time he spent two and half years in South Africa working in trauma and General Surgery units and completed his Masters in Surgical Science at Imperial College in London.

Following a Fellowship in Bariatric & Metabolic Surgery at University College Hospital, London he was appointed as an NHS consultant at Queen Alexandra Hospital, Portsmouth.  In addition to general surgery he specialises in obesity and metabolic surgery, bilary (gallstone) surgery,  antireflux (hiatus hernia) surgery and hernia surgery.

Personal profile:

Mr Carter lives in Hampshire with his wife and two young daughters who keep him on his toes.  He enjoys paddling his surfski in the sea, gardening and cycling when his daughters allow it.

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Mr Nick Carter

Mr Nick Carter General surgery Consultant, Portsmouth, private hospital specialist.

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