- Not Fee assured
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- Open Referral network
- Vascular surgery
- Video and telephone consultations
Mr Marcus Brooks is Consultant Vascular Surgeon at North Bristol NHS Trust. He is an elected council member of the Vascular Society of Great Britain and Ireland, next Honorary Secretary, and member of the NHS England Vascular Clinical Reference Group (CRG).
He has been Clinical Lead for the Bristol Bath Weston Vascular Network (2014-2017) and Clinical Director of the Bristol Bath Weston Aortic Aneurysm Screening Programme (2010 -2014).
Marcus has extensive experience in the management of arterial and venous problems using minimally invasive techniques.
He studied medicine at Trinity Hall, Cambridge, graduating from Cambridge University School of Medicine in 1993 (Prize for Surgery). Following posts in Cambridge, Leeds and Oxford he was appointed to the St Mary's Hospital, London, Basic Surgical Training program. In 1998, he joined Professor Nicholas Cheshire and Professor Ara Darzi at Imperial College for two years of clinical research studying organ dysfunction following complex aortic surgery. This research resulted in the award of a Medical Doctorate (Univ. of London).
In 2000 he was appointed a Specialist Registrar on the West London Higher Surgical Training Program; spending three years in General Surgery before specialising in Vascular Surgery at St Mary's, Charing Cross and St George's Hospitals. He was awarded the highest mark in the Royal College of Surgeons of England Clinical Surgery in General Examination (2005). In 2006 the award of Peter Clifford and Moynihan Travelling Fellowships enabled him to spend time training in Sweden and Australia.
In September 2007 he took up a post as Consultant Vascular Surgeon at University Hospitals Bristol. In 2014, he led the reorganisation of regional vascular services and the development of the new Arterial Centre at North Bristol Trust. This new unit is one of the largest vascular units in England.
Marcus is a member of ASGBI, VSGBI, ESVS and AIVS.
Areas of interest
Endovascular surgery including endovascular AAA repair (EVAR/TEVAR/Complex EVAR); Management of peripheral arterial disease; Management of thoracic aortic disease including aneurysm and dissection.