Mr William Michael Thomas

Mr William Michael Thomas

Consultant Colorectal Surgeon

Practising at

Spire Leicester Hospital

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Treatment information

Some of the principal treatments carried out by Mr William Michael Thomas at Spire include:

General surgery

Other treatments

Mr Thomas treats bowel disorders including ulcerative colitis, Crohns disease, cancer of the colon and anal diseases including haemorrhoids, fissures and anal fistula.

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Professional profile

I am a specialist colorectal surgeon with a special interest in the treatment of haemorrhoids, peri-anal disease such as fistula and fissures, ulcerative colitis, Crohns disease and carcinoma of the colon and rectum.

I underwent specialist training at St Mark's Hospital, London and the Coloproctoscopy Units in Nottingham and Adelaide before returning to Leicester as a consultant.

I am widely published in the fields of coloproctology and have a doctorate relating to bowel cancer screening.

Clinical Interests

Colorectal surgery
Gastrointestinal surgery
General surgery
Hernia repair surgery

Special clinical interests: Abdominal surgery, investigation and treatment of bowel disorders.

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Qualification and professional memberships

MB BCh / University of Wales, Cardiff / 1982
Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery

DM / University of Nottingham / 1996
Doctor of Medicine

FRCS / Edinburgh / 1987
Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons

Professional memberships

Fellow Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh
Member Association of Coloproctology
Council Member of Section of Coloproctology Royal Society of Medicine

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Current NHS posts

Consultant Colorectal Surgeon, Leicester General Hospital

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Private contact details

Telephone 0116 265 3685
Private secretary Glenis Preater
Private secretary telephone 0116 258 4608
Private secretary fax 0116 258 4708
Private secretary email