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Mr Thomas Armstrong

Mr Thomas Armstrong

Consultant Hepatobiliary and General Surgeon
PhD, FRCSEd (Gen)

Practising at

Spire Southampton Hospital

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Treatment information

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

General surgery

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Professional profile

I graduated from Nottingham University in 1995. I moved to Wessex soon after and completed my training in general surgery in hospitals around the region.

I have always been interested in diseases of the liver, pancreas, gallbladder and bile duct. I developed my specialty interst in this field by working in pioneering liver and pancreatic surgical units in England and Australia. The high standards of care that I helped provide in these units are entrenched in my surgical practice.

I have always taken an active role in research alongside my clinical commitments. My main interest is in the biology of pancreatic cancer and I was awarded a PhD in 2004 for reasearch in this field. I have also published several research papers that contribute to the understanding of physiological changes associated with liver and pancreatic surgery.

I am a member of a team of five surgeons in Southampton that undertake liver and pancreatic surgery for the whole South Coast region (Dorset, Hampshire and Channel Islands).


Private contact details

Private secretary Mandy Chris
Private secretary telephone 023 8091 4475
Private secretary fax 023 8051 2172
Private secretary email mandy@gisurgeons.co.uk

Journals

The impact of obesity on the course and outcome of acute pancreatitis.
Successful liver surgery in a haemophilia patient with high titre factor VIII inhibitor.

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Qualification and professional memberships

BMedSci / University of Nottingham / 1993
Bachelor of Medical Science

BM BS / University of Nottingham / 1995
Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery

PhD / University of Southampton / 2004
Doctor of Philosophy


Professional memberships

British Medical Association (BMA)
Association of Upper Gastrointestinal Surgeons (AUGIS)
Internatioinal Hepato-Pancreato-Biliary Association (IHPBA)

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Current NHS posts

Consultant Hepatobiliary and General Surgeon, Southampton University Hospitals Trust

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Personal Profile

I am married with three children. I enjoy outdoor pursuits, particularly hill walking and sailing. I am a keen cricketer and golfer.

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