Mr Christopher Sutton



Mr Sutton is a Consultant General Surgeon at University Hospitals of Leicester. He has a specialist interest in weight loss surgery and surgery to treat acid reflux. He was the first surgeon in the U.K to be awarded a fellowship in Bariatric Surgery from the British college. He offers a full range of primary bariatric procedures (balloon, band, endoscopic sleeve, laparoscopic sleeve bypass, BPD) as well as revisional surgery. He was the first surgeon in the U.K to perform an endoscopic suturing procedure using the revolutionary Overstitch device. 

He performs a wide range of surgical procedures to treat reflux disease; Stretta, LINX, Endostim, Fundoplication, Gastric Bypass. He performed the first Endostim case in the U.K and the first Stretta on a post sleeve patient in the U.K, both with very good effect.


  • Regular clinics available


Current posts

  • Consultant Upper GI Surgeon at University Hospitals of Leicester


Weight Loss Surgery and Anti-Reflux Surgery

Member of

  • Royal College of Surgeons
  • England Association Upper Gastrointestinal Surgeons
  • British Obesity and Metabolic Surgical Society
  • International Federation for the Surgery of Obesity and Metabolic Disorders


Mr Christopher Sutton works with the following private medical insurance providers:
  • Aviva Health
  • AXA PPP International
  • AXA PPP Healthcare
  • Benenden Health
  • Bupa
  • Bupa On Demand
  • Childsure
  • Cigna
  • CS Healthcare
  • ESMI
  • Exeter Family Friendly
  • Freedom Health
  • Health-on-Line
  • HealthFund
  • InterGlobal
  • Medical Care Direct
  • PHC
  • SecureHealth
  • Simplyhealth
  • Tesco Bank
  • Universal Provident
  • Vitality Health (Pru Health)
  • Westfield Health

Mr Christopher Sutton does not hold a share or financial interest in this hospital, another Nuffield Health hospital or the company.

Mr Christopher Sutton does not have a share or financial interest in equipment used at this hospital or another Nuffield Health hospital.

Mr Christopher Sutton does not hold any paid advisory role(s) at this hospital or on behalf of Nuffield Health.