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
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: