Professor David Jayne

Professor David Jayne

Consultant surgeon

Practising at

Spire Leeds Hospital

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Treatment information

Some of the principal treatments carried out by Professor David Jayne at Spire include:

General surgery

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Professional profile

I am a senior lecturer in surgery at the University of Leeds and a consultant general surgeon at Leeds General Infirmary.

I have a specialist interest in laparoscopic and minimal access surgery and I am one of the few surgeons in the UK with experience in surgical robotics for abdominal disorders.

I also have an interest in pelvic floor dysfunction, including the treatment of faecal incontinence and constipation. I have an active research interest in both these areas of surgical practice, which has led to the publication of many original research papers and two books.

I sit on the Research and Audit Committee of the Association of Coloproctology of GB, and I am Clinical Editor of the International Journal of Medical Robotics and Computer Assisted Surgery.

I believe in using the knowledge I have gained from clinical research to benefit the patients I treat and take pleasure in being able to offer my patients the latest and most effective treatments for their problems.

Clinical Interests

Colorectal surgery
Minimal access surgery
Laparoscopic surgery

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Media Coverage

Leeds medic warns against missing out on bowel cancer screening

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Qualification and professional memberships

Professional memberships

Association of Coloproctology
British Oncological Association
Royal College of Surgeons
Society of Academic and Research Surgeons
Minimally Invasive and Robotics Association

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Current NHS posts

Senior lecturer, University of Leeds
Consultant surgeon, Leeds Teaching Hospitals Trust

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Private contact details

Telephone 0113 218 5908/9
Private secretary Mrs Julie Dean
Private secretary telephone 0113 218 5944
Private secretary fax 0113 218 5987
Private secretary email