Mr Andrew Hollowood

Consultant Upper GI Surgeon


Specialises in

  • Laparoscopic upper GI surgery
  • Gallbladder removal
  • Hernias
  • Anti reflux surgery
  • Gastroesophageal cancer

Also available for:

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I have been a Consultant Upper GI Surgeon in Bristol since 2006, specialising in minimally invasive and endoscopic treatments of oesophageal and gastric disease having completed a clinical placement at the National Cancer Centre in Tokyo, Japan. I specialise in laparoscopic surgery for groin hernias through to complex major reconstruction of the diaphragm.

I have worked with my colleague Paul Wilkerson in Bristol since 2014 and we now work as partners in Spire Bristol Hospital. If you would like to know more about the conditions we treat and the treatments we can offer, please visit our practice website

I am a general and upper GI surgeon specialising in keyhole and endoscopy-based treatments. This includes hernia surgery of any type, including hiatal hernia, diaphragmatic and incisional hernias as well as all groin hernias, gall bladder surgery and surgical techniques for the treatment of reflux and achalasia.

I am the Associate Medical Director and Lead for Strategy at the University Hospitals Bristol having previously held the post of Clinical Chair for Surgery Head and Neck division.


General Medical Council Number: C4017039

Treatment information

Some of the principal treatments carried out by Mr Andrew Hollowood at Spire include:

General surgery

Other treatments

  • Endoscopy
  • Gastrointestinal surgery
  • Minimal access surgery

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Additional information

Gastrointestinal surgery
Hernia repair surgery
Minimal access surgery

Special clinical interests: Laparoscopic upper GI Surgery; Oesophageal disorders Hernia Surgery; Gall Bladders; Anti-reflux Surgery.

University Hospitals Bristol (BRI)

Private secretary Aimee Hughes
Private secretary telephone 0785 752 9244
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