Dr Andrew Hartland
Consultant Bariatric Physician and Chemical Pathologist with a special interest in weight management
Mb, ChB, FRCPath
"Spire Little Aston offers excellent facilities for patients and staff. It has a warm, caring atmosphere, which means patients feel relaxed knowing the entire staff are committed to providing the highest quality of care."
I am a Consultant Bariatric Physician specialising in Medical Weight Loss. The service offers a full range of weight loss therapies including up to date approved and licensed tablet and injectable weight loss therapies. I have been specialising in medical weight loss since 2002, In 2013 I was awarded a Fellowship with the National Institute for Care and Health Excellence (NICE) to lead on medical weight management and the prevention of diabetes. I also provide medical aftercare and follow up for a patient following bariatric surgery (gastric bypass, sleeve gastrectomy).
I specialise in medical weight loss treatments approved and licensed tablet and injectable therapies. I also provide aftercare and medical follow-ups for patients following bariatric surgery (gastric bypass, sleeve gastrectomy). As a Consultant Chemical Pathologist and Lipidologist, I provide a service for the management of cholesterol and lipids, including lipid-lowering medication.
I have been a Consultant Bariatric Physician since 2002. In 2010 I was elected President of the Pathology Section, Royal Society of Medicine.
I am Medical Lead for Medical Weight Management at an NHS Tertiary Referral Centre for Bariatric Surgery.
I am an Honorary Senior Lecturer at the University of Birmingham Medical School.
I am a Founding Trustee of the British Obesity Society.
Some of the principal treatments carried out by Dr Andrew Hartland at Spire include:
Medical weight management service, including the use of licensed medication for weight loss. I also provide a service of medical follow-ups for patients following bariatric surgery.
COVID-19 testing or antibody tests are not available as a standalone service at Spire Little Aston Hospital.
Mb ChB FRCPath / University of Birmingham / 1991
Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery, Fellow of Royal College of Pathologists
MB ChB is a degree taken to qualify as a doctor. FRCPath awarded once Consultant level
Royal College of Pathologists (Fellow)
Royal Society of Medicine (Previous President of Pathology Section)
National Institute for Care and Health Excellence - NICE (Awarded Fellowship 2013)
British Obesity Society (Founding Trustee)
Association for Clinical Biochemistry
Medial Lead at Walsall Healthcare NHS Trust Bariatric Centre.
Outside Medicine I have 3 children and being their taxi service is my second job.
My wife is a Clinical Nurse Specialist in the same field as myself and together we are committed to providing our patients with the highest quality care.