Mr Malcolm Charles Aldridge

Mr Malcolm Charles Aldridge

Consultant General Surgeon

Practising at

Spire Harpenden Hospital

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Treatment information

Some of the principal treatments carried out by Mr Malcolm Charles Aldridge at Spire include:

General surgery

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Professional profile

I am a general surgeon with special interests in pancreatobiliary, hernia surgery and endoscopy. I qualified from St Mary's Hospital and undertook surgical training in several London Teaching Hospitals including St Mary's, the Hammersmith Hospital and West Middlesex University Hospital. I then underwent specialist training in liver, pancreatic and biliary surgery in Paris. I am a Fellow of both the Royal College of Surgeons of England and the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh and have a Master of Surgery higher degree from the University of London.

I undertake a full range of hernia surgeries at Spire Harpenden Hospital (inguinal hernia, umbilical hernia, abdominal/ventral hernia and incisional hernia). Specifically for umbilical hernia, abdominal/ventral and incisional hernia laproscopic (keyhole) repair is also offered. I am a member of the British Hernia Society.

I have a particular interest in endoscopy - colonoscopy, flexible sigmoidoscopy and gastroscopy. I perform over 200 colonoscopies per year and offer training in colonoscopy at the Eastern Regional Endoscopy Centre. I undertake colonoscopy on a regular basis at Spire Harpenden Hospital.

Clinical Interests

General surgery
Colorectal surgery
Pancreatic and biliary surgery
Laparoscopic surgery
Minimal access surgery
Gastrointestinal surgery

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Qualification and professional memberships

Professional memberships

Member of The Association of Laparoscopic Surgeons
Association of Upper Gastrointestinal Surgeons
Association of Coloproctology of Great Britain and Ireland
Member of The Pancreatic Society of Great Britain and Ireland
Member of International Association of Pancreatology
Member of The International Association of Hepato-pancreato-biliary Surgery
Member of The European Digestive Surgery

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Current NHS posts

Consultant in General & Gastrointestinal Surgery, East & North Herts NHS Trust

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Personal Profile

Born and raised in Hertfordshire, I currently live locally with my wife and two children.

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Private contact details

Telephone 0800 585 112
Private secretary Hannah Salmon
Private secretary telephone 01582 714460
Private secretary email