Professor Timothy Magee

Professor Timothy Magee

Vascular and General Surgeon

"A specialist in varicose veins treatments"

Practising at

Spire Dunedin Hospital

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Treatment information

Some of the principal treatments carried out by Professor Timothy Magee at Spire include:

General surgery at Spire Dunedin Hospital

Vascular surgery at Spire Dunedin Hospital

Other treatments

 Professor Magee specialises in:

  • Arterial surgery, including carotid, aortic (Open and Endovascular repair)
  • Botox treatment of hyperhidrosis
  • Deep venous disease
  • Endovenous ablation using laser, radio frequency ablation and glue (cyanoacrylate)
  • Local and general  anaesthetic vein treatments including foam sclerotherapy
  • Lymphoedema
  • Minimally invasive varicose vein surgery
  • Spider and thread veins of the legs treatment using microinjection sclerotherapy
  • Surgery and surgery for leg ischaemia
  • Veinwave treatment of red veins of the face
  • Venous ulcers

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Professional profile

Professor Magee is a Vascular Surgeon and a specialist in varicose veins treatments. He has been treating patients with varicose veins since 1988 and has been a Consultant Surgeon at the Royal Berkshire Hospital since 1996. He was appointed Consultant Vascular Surgeon at Oxford University Hospitals in 2012, where he was a Senior Surgeon in the Thames Valley Vascular Network.

In addition, Professor Magee has a particular interest in the treatment of varicose veins. A service for assessment and treatment of venous leg ulcers is also offered. A service is also offered for the treatment of spider veins.

As well as vascular work, Professor Magee offers surgical treatment for excessive sweating and general surgical procedures including laparoscopic cholecystectomy, hernia repair and anal surgery techniques.

He trained in Bristol, Exeter and Oxford. He has been a Council Member of the Venous Forum of the Royal Society of Medicine and is a Member of the British Association of Sclerotherapists. Professor Magee has held and holds many managerial and academic posts including Royal College Tutor, Examiner for the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh, Examiner for the University of Oxford, Lead Clinician for Surgery, Divisional Director of Surgery, Chair of the Oxford Regional Blood Transfusion Committee and Member of the National Blood Transfusion Committee.

Professor Magee offers a free 10 minute mini-consultation to patients interested in vascular treatment. This is an opportunity to ask any initial questions you might have before booking a full medical consultation.

Clinical Interests

Hernia repair surgery
Vascular surgery

Special Clinical Interests - Treatment of venous disease: laser treatment, radio frequency ablation (RFA), glue (cyanoacrylate), foam sclerotherapy, microinjection sclerotherapy of leg spider veins, Veinwave of facial thread veins. Treatment of arterial disease: aortic aneurysm repair, (open and endovascular), carotid surgery, leg bypass surgery, arterial stenting.

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Qualification and professional memberships

MB ChB / University of Bristol / 1983

FRCSEd / Exeter / 1988

FRCSEngl / Oxford / 1990

MD / Oxford / 1996

Professor / Oxford / 2017
Professor of vascular medicine

Professional memberships

Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons of England
Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh
Vascular Surgical Society of Great Britain and Ireland
Association of Surgeons of Great Britain and Ireland
European Society for Vascular Surgery
The Venous Forum
The Royal Society of Medicine
British Association of Sclerotherapists

Professional leadership

Examiner for Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh

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Current NHS posts

Consultant Surgeon, Royal Berkshire Hospital, Reading.

Consultant Surgeon, Newbury District Hospital.

Consultant Vascular Surgeon, John Radcliffe Hospital, Oxford.

Visiting Professor, School of Computing and Engineering, University of West London.

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Personal Profile

Professor Magee is married, has two children and lives in West Berkshire. His main interests outside surgery are country pursuits, fishing and motorcycles.

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Financial Interests

Professor Timothy Magee owns 100% of one of the Veinwave and Ultrasound Machines used at Spire Dunedin Hospital.

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Private contact details

Telephone 0118 955 3491

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