Mr Jonathan Wilson, a highly trained London-based laparoscopic Colorectal Surgeon and General Surgeon provides minimally invasive colorectal surgery to NHS patients at the Whittington Hospital, North London, and also privately at The London Clinic. The majority of Mr Wilson’s surgical work involves operating on the large bowel, treating conditions such as Diverticular disease, Ulcerative colitis, Crohn’s disease and Bowel cancer. He also manages the full range of emergencies that require general or bowel surgery, including acute appendicitis, diverticulitis, cholecystitis, pancreatitis and gastrointestinal bleeding. He also specialises in keyhole surgery for all abdominal and groin hernias, as well as gallstones.
Qualifications and colorectal expertise
Mr Wilson, MBChB PhD FRCS qualified in medicine from Leeds University School of Medicine in 1996 and gained experience of general medicine and different branches of surgery in hospitals in Leeds, including St James’ Hospital, where he was Senior House Officer in General Surgery, Orthopaedic Surgery and Plastic Surgery. In 2001, he was awarded an MRC Clinical Research Fellowship to study the role of macrophage migration inhibitory factor for which he was awarded a PhD by the University of Leeds.
Mr Wilson moved to London, spending the next four years gaining further surgical experience at hospitals in and around the capital. He first specialised in colorectal surgery and general surgery in 2007 and in 2009 was fortunate enough to work as a Colorectal Fellow at University College London Hospital, a busy tertiary referral colorectal unit with an international reputation.
He won a prestigious appointment as Resident Surgical Officer at St Mark’s Hospital, Harrow, a world-famous tertiary referral centre specialising in colorectal disease. Here he specialised in complex colorectal surgery, including specialised laparoscopic colorectal techniques. In 2010 Mr Wilson won an ACPGBI Laparoscopic Colorectal Fellowship to further extend his skills in minimally invasive colorectal and general surgery.
Specialist in Laparoscopic Surgery
Mr Wilson is a highly trained laparoscopic surgeon who has completed two surgical fellowships at leading training centres for laparoscopic surgery in the UK and now performs over 200 laparoscopic surgical procedures each year.
His extensive training in minimally invasive techniques (keyhole surgery) allows him to offer:
He prefers to perform laparoscopic bowel surgery wherever possible due to the advantages that this gives his patients in terms of outcome, recovery time and scarring.
NHS colorectal practice at The Whittington Hospital, London
Mr Wilson is a Consultant Laparoscopic Colorectal and General Surgeon at the Whittington Hospital NHS Trust, London N19. As one of a group of specialists offering Laparoscopic General and Colorectal Surgery, he contributes to a well-established laparoscopic surgery service, performing a large proportion of operations on a day case basis.
Mr Wilson’s current NHS practice involves:
Private colorectal and general surgery at The London Clinic
With access to the cutting edge diagnostic and surgical facilities available at The London Clinic, Mr Wilson can provide the following services to insured or self-funded UK private patients, and also international patients from anywhere in the world:
Make an appointment for colorectal surgery with Jonathan Wilson in London
09.00 - 18.00 Later appointments are available
Mr Jonathan Wilson welcomes enquiries from NHS or private patients
In order to make an initial private appointment with Mr Jonathan Wilson to discuss surgery, it is desirable to have a referral from your GP, but not essential. Mr Wilson is happy to accept a request for an appointment from your GP, or directly if you prefer.
GMC Number: 4310378 Check this doctor's GMC registration
Date of registration: 06 Aug 1997
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