Miss Evans graduated from St Bartholomew’s Hospital Medical College, London in 1987. Her General Surgical Training was undertaken in South West London and Wessex. She undertook a period of research at the Royal Marsden Hospital leading to the award of an MD in 1998. Her specialist training is in breast, thyroid and parathyroid surgery and oncology was undertaken at the Royal Marsden and Hammersmith Hospitals in London and as a Senior Fellow at the Royal Adelaide Hospital, South Australia.
Miss Evans was appointed to her Consultant post in Poole in 1999 since when she has been the Clinical Lead for the Poole Breast Unit encompassing the management of all aspects of screening and symptomatic breast disease. She is also the Clinical Lead for Endocrine Surgical Services including thyroid and parathyroid surgery. She chairs the Breast MDT at Poole and the Dorset Endocrine/Thyroid MDT.
Miss Evans has specialist expertise in treating breast and thyroid cancer, breast reconstruction and parathyroid surgery. She is also has extensive experience in national and international clinical trial recruitment for breast cancer.
Miss Evans has previously been Clinical Director for Surgical Services at Poole and is currently Deputy Medical Director at Poole Hospital.
Thyroid and Parathyroid Surgery
Treatments and tests offered by Miss Abigail Evans at Nuffield Health
- Reconstructive surgery
- Family history screening
- Mammogram (breast screening)
- Fine needle biopsy
- Gynaecomastia surgery (male breast reduction)
- Excisional biopsy
Breast Cancer Clinical Trials
- Association of Breast Surgeons
- British Association of Endocrine and Thyroid Surgeon
Other posts held
- Poole Hospital NHS Foundation Trust
Insurers Miss Abigail Evans works with
Miss Abigail Evans works with the following private medical insurance providers:
- Aviva Health
- AXA Health
- AXA - Global Healthcare
- Benenden Health
- Bupa Global
- Bupa On Demand
- Cigna International
- CS Healthcare
- Exeter Family Friendly
- Freedom Health
- Healix Healthcare
- Standard Life
- Vitality Health (Pru Health)
Miss Abigail Evans does not hold a share or financial interest in this hospital, another Nuffield Health hospital or the company.
Miss Abigail Evans does not have a share or financial interest in equipment used at this hospital or another Nuffield Health hospital.
Miss Abigail Evans does not hold any paid advisory role(s) at this hospital or on behalf of Nuffield Health.