Mr Simon Atkinson

Mr Simon Atkinson

Cleveland Clinic London

General surgery 03262395


  • Bupa Platinum consultant
  • Fee assured
  • Open Referral network
Bupa Platinum consultant
Fee assured
Open Referral network

Specialises in

  • Hepatobiliary
  • Upper GI surgery

About me

Mr Simon Atkinson is a consultant pancreaticobiliary surgeon and general surgeon at Guys' & St Thomas NHS Hospitals and Kings College NHS Hospital, London. He qualified from the Royal London Medical College in 1987 followed by higher surgical training in general, pancreaticobiliary and upper gastrointestinal surgery in London and South East England. He then worked as a Senior Surgical Fellow in Perth, Western Australia. His higher surgical degree (MS) was awarded in 1997 for research work in critical illness in the surgical patient. He was appointed to Guys and St Thomas Hospitals as a consultant surgeon in 2000 and, additionally, to Kings College Hospital in 2005. From 2008 to 2011 he was Clinical Lead for Gastrointestinal surgery at Guys & St Thomas and , afterwards, Clinical Lead for HPB surgery at Kings College Hospital from 2011 to 2013. He is currently Head of Governance and Patient Safety for Gastrointestinal Surgery at Guys and St Thomas and is lead clinician for tertiary referrals for gallstone surgery. Interests outside of surgery include evolutionary linguistics and squash.

Areas of interest

Upper gastro-intestinal disease; Pancreatic surgery / disorders; Biliary / gallstones; Pancreatic cancer; Pancreatitis; Pancreatic cysts; Hernias; Inguinal hernia; Femoral; hernia; Umbilical hernia; Incisional hernia; Reflux

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Procedures completed

  • J1830

    Laparoscopic cholecystectomy - (5-50)

    Portland Place Outpatient Centre, Cleveland Clinic (1-5) Cleveland Clinic London Hospital (1-5)

  • 20355

    Initial out-patient consultation - remote - (1-5)

  • T2002

    Laparoscopic repair of inguinal hernia - unilateral - (1-5)

  • T3910

    Excision of retroperitoneal tumour, +/-ureterolysis - (1-5)

  • XR180

    Ultrasound guided drainage of fluid collection - (1-5)

  • X3510

    IV sedation administered by operator - (1-5)

  • T2000

    Primary repair of inguinal hernia - (1-5)

  • T2400

    Repair of umbilical hernia (irrespective of age) - (1-5)

  • J3900

    Therapeutic ERCP with insertion of biliary or pancreatic stent(s), sphincterotomy or stone extraction - (1-5)

    Portland Place Outpatient Centre, Cleveland Clinic (1-5) Cleveland Clinic London Hospital (1-5)

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