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Mr Colin Chan

Mr Colin Chan

Consultant Vascular and General Surgeon
MB BS, FRCS

Practising at

Spire Manchester Hospital

Spire Murrayfield Hospital Wirral

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Treatment information

Some of the principal treatments carried out by Mr Colin Chan at Spire include:

Other treatments

  • Aneurysms
  • Carotid stenting
  • Diabetic foot disease
  • Leg bypass
  • Mesenteric ischaemia
  • Removal of subcutaneous lumps and bumps
  • Surgery for claudication
  • Surgery for stroke
  • Thoracic outlet syndrome surgery (including cervical ribs and first rib resection)
  • Thoracoscopic sympathectomy for hyperhidrosis (excessive sweating)

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Professional profile

I have been a consultant vascular and general surgeon at Arrowe Park Hospital since 2006. I have practiced at the Countess of Chester Hospital since 2014.

Apart from my general commitments to providing emergency and elective vascular care, my interests are complex aneurysm surgery, visceral ischaemia, complex carotid reconstruction and stenting.

I also lead in the surgical management of diabetic foot disease. I have trained surgical trainees who have successfully become consultants in their own right and I continue to sit on the National Selection Panel for Surgical Training.

Clinical Interests

Endovascular surgery
General surgery
Hernia repair surgery
Vascular medicine
Vascular surgery
Vascular surgery

Special Clinical Interests: I have a longstanding clinical and research interest in extreme exercise physiology and blood supply to the brain at high altitude.

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Qualification and professional memberships

MB BS / University of Malaya / 1988
Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery

FRCS / Glasgow / 1993
Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons

FRCS (General Surgery) / London / 2004
Fellow of the Royal College of General Surgeons


Professional memberships

British Medical Association

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Current NHS posts

Wirral University Teaching Hopsital NHS Trust.

Countess of Chester NHS Trust.

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Private contact details

Telephone 0151 929 5181
Private secretary Louise Rule, 0151 604 7530