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Professor Giles Toogood

Professor Giles Toogood

Consultant hepatobiliary surgeon
MA, DM, FRCS

Specialises in

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

Spire Leeds Hospital
Tel:Tel: 0113 2693939
Clinic times:
Monday: 6pm - 9pm
Tuesday: 2pm - 4.30pm
Spire Methley Park Hospital
Tel:Tel: 01977 518518
Clinic times:
Tuesday: 3.30pm - 5pm

An initial consultation with Professor Giles Toogood is from £230.

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Treatment information

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

Other treatments

  • Liver disease, pancreatic and biliary surgery
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Professional profile

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).

General Medical Council Number: C3191691

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Clinical interests

Hernia repair surgery
Gastrointestinal surgery
General 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

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Research and publications

Current NHS posts

Consultant hepatobiliary surgeon, St James's University Hospital
Professor in hepatobiliary surgery, University of Leeds

Personal profile

I am married to a local GP and have three daughters. I played both first class cricket and rugby in the 1980s and now play a little golf. Currently I am on the main committee at Lords.

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