Professor Giles Toogood

Consultant Hepatobiliary Surgeon

MA, DM, FRCS


Specialises in

  • Hernia repair
  • Gallbladder surgery
  • Liver surgery
  • Keyhole surgery
  • Gallstones

I am a professor of hepatobiliary surgery and specialise in hernia repair, gallbladder surgery, liver surgery and keyhole surgery. I perform over 150 laparoscopic cholecystectomies a year and I am currently involved in leading a multicentre trial looking at best practice in patients with gallstone pain and symptoms.

I trained at Oxford University and was appointed as a consultant in 1998. I perform gallbladder, liver cancer and liver transplantation surgery and work in one of the largest units in Europe.

I have published over 160 peer reviewed publications and have supervised several post graduate fellows towards PhDs and MDs.

I am currently the principal external examiner for Oxford University Medical School and I exam for the Intercollegiate Specialty Board in General Surgery and also for the Union Européenne des Médecins Spécialistes in HPB Surgery.

I was on the NICE guidelines group for gallbladder disease and I am the President elect of the Association of Upper Gastrointestinal Surgeons of Great Britain and Ireland. I was also the Founder President of the Great Britain and Ireland Hepato-Pancreato-Biliary Association (2009).

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General Medical Council Number: C3191691

Treatment information

Some of the principal treatments carried out by Professor Giles Toogood at Spire include:

General surgery

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Clinical interests

Gastrointestinal surgery
General surgery
Hernia repair surgery
Laparoscopic surgery
Liver disease
Minimal access surgery
Pancreatic and biliary surgery

Qualification and professional memberships

Professional memberships

Great Britain and Ireland Hepato-Pancreato-Biliary Association

International Hepato-Pancreato-Biliary Association

European and African Hepato-Pancreato-Biliary Association

Association of Upper Gastrointestinal Surgeons

Association of Surgeons of Great Britain and Ireland

Royal College of Surgeons

Research and publications