Mr John Edward Hartley

Colorectal Surgeon

BSc(Hons), MD, FRCS Gen

Specialises in

I trained in general surgery in London and the Yorkshire Hospitals. From 1999 - 2000 I was an International Fellow in Surgical Oncology at the Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Centre in New York. From 2000 - 2001 I trained in colon and rectal surgery at the Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio. My interests lie in surgery for colon and rectal cancer and inflammatory bowel disease with particular reference to pelvic pouch reconstruction.

My specialist interests include; Abdominal surgery for Crohn's disease, closure of loop colostomy, haemorrhoid removal, repair of anal fistula, sigmoid colectomy for diverticular disease, sphincterotomy, surgery for pilonidal sinus, bowel disease and rectal prolapse.


Treatment information

Some of the principal treatments carried out by Mr John Edward Hartley at Spire include:

General surgery

Other treatments

  • Abdominal surgery for Crohn's disease
  • Anal cancer and diverticular disease
  • Anal stretch
  • Closure of loop colostomy
  • Internal sphincterotomy
  • Proctology
  • Surgery for pilonidal sinus

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Additional information

Clinical interests

Colorectal surgery

Special clinical interests: Surgery for colon and rectal cancer and inflammatory bowel disease, colonoscopy and anorectal surgery.

Current NHS posts

Honorary Consultant in General Surgery Hull University Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust.

Senior Lecturer University of Hull Academic Surgical Unit.

Personal profile

As a busy surgeon with a family I enjoy spending my limited spare time running and watching rugby of both codes (formerly a player).

Contact information

Telephone 01482 672 444
Private secretary Darny Wilson
Private secretary telephone 07580194964