If you are in need of a private surgeon in Dorset, Mr Andrew Clarke can help. Andrew Clarke is a Consultant General and colorectal surgeon based in Poole. His private practice is at The Harbour Hospital in Poole and the Nuffield hospital in Bournemouth. His NHS practices are at UHD and Wimborne Hospitals.
After working in major teaching hospitals including The Christie Hospital Cancer Institute in 2000, and obtaining his MD thesis in tumour angiogenesis in colorectal cancer the same year, Andrew took up a consultant post at the Manchester Royal Infirmary in 2002. Andrew then moved to Poole after nearly three years to practise laparoscopic and pelvic floor surgery locally.
Mr Andrew Clarke is also a part of Operation Hernia, which is an independent not-for-profit organisation that provides professional and educational opportunities for trainee surgeons in the repair of long-standing groin hernias at rural hospitals in developing countries.
Andrew holds a regular outpatient clinic at The Harbour and Nuffield Hospitals and provides consultation for patients with skin lesions, stomach pains, groin pains, lumps in and around the groin, weight loss, rectal bleeding, itching, skin tags, disordered toilet behaviour, incontinence and constipation.
Booking an appointment
It is expected that you may have feelings of anxiousness or nervousness about your initial appointment – this is to be expected. However Mr Clarke has over 30 years of experience and knowledge to treat all enquiries with sensitivity and in confidence.
If you are looking for a private surgeon in Dorset, having a referral from your doctor can be helpful. Mr Andrew Clarke finds it helpful to have your full clinical background for diagnosis purposes. Some insurance companies also insist on a referral letter to authorise a claim. It may also be useful to bring a summary of problems you are experiencing regarding your health issues.
Contact Fiona on tel: 07501 150298 today to book an appointment.