Mr Mario Caruana

Consultant general vascular surgeon


Specialises in

  • Hernia surgery
  • Varicose vein surgery
  • Vascular surgery
Besides providing a full vascular service to patients in mid-Sussex, I regularly perform emergency surgery as well as renal vascular access surgery on patients from Worthing, Brighton, Eastbourne, Bexhill and Hastings.After performing research on gene therapy and transplantation in London, I underwent extensive training in vascular surgery both in East Anglia and in Birmingham. I have a keen interest in all aspects of venous and varicose vein surgery.I introduced laser and radiofrequency treatment of varicose veins into Sussex as well as developing the use of sclerotherapy and veinwave therapy for thread and spider veins. I also have an interest in stroke prevention and limb salvage surgery.I have teamed up with Mr Peter Laws to provide a consistent and bespoke service aimed at focusing on individual patient needs and wishes.

General Medical Council Number: C5194168

Treatment information

Some of the principal treatments carried out by Mr Mario Caruana at Spire include:

General surgery

Vascular surgery

Other treatments

Vascular surgery: General surgery. Minimally-invasive treatment of varicose veins, Foam and Conventional Sclerotherapy. Laser and radiofrequency treatment.

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Additional information

Clinical interests

Vascular surgery
General surgery

Special Clinical Interests: Minimally-invasive treatment of varicose veins, Foam and Conventional Sclerotherapy. Laser and radiofrequency treatment.

Qualification and professional memberships

Professional memberships

Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh

British Medical Association

Vascular Society of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

European Society of Vascular Surgery

Current NHS posts

Consultant Vascular Surgeon, Brighton and Sussex University Hospitals, Western Sussex NHS Trust

Personal profile

Originally from Malta, I enjoy living close to the South Downs with my wife, three children and two dogs. I am a keen amateur guitarist and painter and enjoys trekking.

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