- Fee assured
- Awaiting verification
- Open Referral network
- Upper GI surgery
- Video and telephone consultations
Will works as a consultant surgeon at St Richard's Hospital, Chichester as well as running a private practice at the Chichester Nuffield Hospital.
He offers a friendly and personalised service ensuring that his patients are at the centre of the decisions made. He will offer an honest opinion on suitability for surgery, ensuring that patient wellbeing and patient choice are considered at all times.
Will graduated from the University of Birmingham in 1999. He continued his surgical training in the West Midlands, becoming a Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons in 2010. He has had additional training through fellowships at world renowned departments in Taunton and Sydney, Australia.
He has been a consultant in Chichester since 2013. His main area of expertise is in laparoscopic upper GI and hernia surgery. Within the NHS he is one of the busiest Bariatric surgeons and sits on the Patient Safety Committee of the British Obesity and Metabolic Surgery Society.
Will's private practice focuses on the General Surgery side of his surgical practice, in particular gallstone disease, hiatus hernias/reflux and abdominal wall hernias.
Will also has a career interest in surgical education. He has previously been the Surgical College Tutor at St Richard's Hospital and a Sub-dean of Brighton and Sussex Medical School. He is currently the Training Programme Director for General Surgery in Kent, Surrey and Sussex, being responsible for the training of surgical registrars in the region. In this role he sits on a number of regional committees on surgical training.
Areas of interest
Gastro-intestinal tract (surgery); Upper gastro-intestinal disease; Gallstones; Hernias; Laparoscopic (keyhole) surgery; Gastro-oesophageal reflux; Hiatus hernias
- Caroline Canavan
- C/O The Chichester Suite St Richard's Hospital Spitalfield Lane Chichester PO19 6SE
- 07711 276845
- 07711 276845
Anaesthetists worked with
Current NHS consultant posts held
St Richard's Hospital
University Hospitals Sussex NHS Foundation Trust
- MBChB University of Birmingham 1999
- DipMedEd University of Keele 2012
- Fellowship of the Royal College of Surgeons Royal College of Surgeons 2010
Reference number 4605959
Affiliations / memberships
Association of Laparoscopic Surgeons of Great Britain and Ireland
Association of Upper GI Surgeons
British Obesity and Metabolic Surgery Society
British Medical Association
- 78 Broyle RoadCHICHESTERPO19 6WB
- 14:00 - 17:30
- 07711 276845
Post treatment communication
Following treatment of a Bupa member, I will communicate with GPs in line with Department of Health, GMC and appropriate professional bodies guidelines.
Information for healthcare professionals (Bupa patients only, last 12 months)
Laparoscopic cholecystectomy with peri-operative cholangiogram - (1-5)
Laparoscopic repair of inguinal hernia - bilateral - (1-5)
Laparoscopic repair of inguinal hernia - unilateral - (1-5)
Primary repair of inguinal hernia - (1-5)
St Richards Hospital (1-5)
Repair of umbilical/paraumbilical hernia (irrespective of age) - (1-5)