Mr Bruce Braithwaite - Independent Health Group
Mr Bruce BraithwaiteConsultant Surgeon

    Bruce Braithwaite was appointed as a consultant surgeon at the Nottingham University Hospitals in August 2000.

    He has a particular interest in day-case surgery including day case hernia repair and varicose vein surgery, particularly, under local anaesthetic. Each year, he treats over 250 people as a day-case.

    He is an Associate Professor at the University of Nottingham and has been Medical Director at one of Europe’s largest Daycase and outpatient hospitals.

    Mr Braithwaite is lead of Clinical Governance for one of the UK’s largest partnership of Doctors and is committed to ensuring the highest standard of care for patients he treats. He is proud to work in a team that delivers an efficient, patient-centred treatment pathway. Mr Braithwaite regularly asks for, receives, reflects on and publishes patient feedback.



    Selected Career Highlights

    Performs over 250 daycase operations, including hernia repairs, each year.

    Patient Feedback rating of 4.9 out of 5 based on 469 reviews

    Consultant surgeon, since August 2000

    Associate Professor, University of Nottingham since 2012

    Secondary Care Doctor, Governing Body, Derbyshire CCG since 2013Member of Independent Health Group, since October 2019

    Member of

    Royal College of Surgeons of England

    Association of Surgeons Great Britain and Ireland

    Vascular Society of Great Britain and Ireland

    Member of the British Hernia Society


    BA Medical Sciences, Cambridge University (1985)

    MB BChir Cambridge University (1988)

    F.R.C.S. England (1992)

    MChir Cambridge University (1996)

    FRCS Intercollegiate (1999)

    Mr Braithwaite performs the following services: