Mr Michael Norwood

Mr Michael Norwood

General Surgeon
MB ChB, FRCS, MD, M.MinInvSu, DipMedEd

Specialises in

  • Laparoscopic (keyhole) hernia surgery
  • Colonoscopy and bowel cancer screening
  • Minimally invasive treatments for piles, pilonidal sinus, anal fissure and fistula
  • Sees adults only at Spire Leicester Hospital
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Practising at

Clinic times:
Tuesday: 2.15pm - 5pm
Friday: 4.30pm - 7.30pm

An initial consultation with Mr Michael Norwood is from £180.

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Professional profile

I specialise in general and colorectal surgery, with a specific interest in minimally invasive (key hole) treatments for bowel cancer, inflammatory bowel disease and hernias. I also perform endoscopic procedures such as colonoscopy (Bowel cancer Screening Programme) and regularly treat patients with perianal conditions such as piles (including THD/HALO/Rafaelo) and skin tags, anal fissure, anal fistula and pilonidal sinus.

I have been a consultant colorectal and general surgeon since 2010. My sub-specialists interest is minimally invasive treatment for bowel cancer and inflammatory bowel disease as well as bowel cancer screening.

In addition to my clinical work, I am the general surgery lead for undergraduate surgical education at the University of Leicester. I am also a local lead investigator for a number of national clinical trials. Outside the UK, I am involved in an endoscopy training program in Ghana.

General Medical Council Number: C4510831

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Additional information

Clinical interests

Bowel cancer
Colonoscopy
Coloproctocology
Colorectal surgery
Endoscopy
Gastrointestinal
Gastrointestinal cancer
Gastrointestinal pathology
Gastrointestinal surgery
General surgery
Hernia repair surgery
Inflammatory bowel disease
Laparoscopic surgery
Minimal access surgery
Motility disorder
Oncology

Qualification and professional memberships

Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery / University of Leicester / 1998
MB ChB

MD / University of Leicester / 2004
Doctor of Medicine

CertMedEd / Dundee University / 2007
Certificate in Medical Education

FRCS / Royal College of Surgeons (London) / 2009
Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons

M.MinInvSu / University of Adelaide (Australia) / 2010
Masters Degree in Minimally Invasive Surgery

DipMedEd / Dundee University / 2016
Diploma in Medical Education


Professional memberships

Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons of England
Association of Coloproctology of Great Britain and Ireland
British Hernia Society


Professional leadership

I am the general surgery lead for undergraduate education at the University of Leicester and the MDT bowel cancer lead clinician for the Leicester Royal Infirmary.

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Current NHS posts

Consultant Colorectal and General Surgeon, Leicester Royal Infirmary
Honorary Senior Lecturer, University of Leicester

Personal profile

Outside of medicine I enjoy spending time with my family, cycling and travelling.

Contact information

Telephone 0116 265 3685
Website https://www.mikenorwood.co.uk/
Private secretary Judith Lacey
Private secretary telephone 0116 274 3709
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