Mr David Scott-Coombes

MBBS, FRCS, MS, EBSQ(Endocrine)


  • Specialities General Surgery
  • Telephone 02920 836714
  • Year of first qualification 1985
  • Email
  • Languages spoken

    English

  • GMC Number 3079960
  • Fax 01443 449222

Profile

David is President of the British Association of Endocrine and Thyroid Surgeons. He is a member of the Executive Committee of the European Society of Endocrine.

As a general surgeon Mr Scott-Coombes’practice includes cholecystectomy (mainly laparoscopic), hernia repair and local excision of lumps/bumps and evaluation of lymphadenopathy.

Endocrine surgery is his specialist interest. This includes the assessment and treatment of all thyroid and parathyroid disease, as well as investigating and treating adrenal pathology.

David is President of the European Society of Endocrine Surgeons. He continues to publish original scitntif work in peer reviewed journals and write chapters in surgical textbooks.


Clinics

  • Bi Weekly Wednesday from 17:30

Locations

Current posts

  • Consultant in Endocrine Surgery, University Hospital of Wales

Interests

Endocrinology

Other interests

  • Endocrine surgery
  • Lymph node surgery
  • Hernias
  • Cholecystectomy
  • Laparoscopic Surgery

Member of

  • British Association of Endocrine and Thyroid Surgeons
  • International Association of Endocrine Surgeons
  • European Association of Endocrine Surgeons
  • Association of Surgeons of Great Britain and Ireland
  • British Medical Association
  • British Thyroid Association
  • Welsh Surgical Society
  • British Association of Day Surgery

Research

Mr Scott-Coombes has published on most aspects of endocrine surgery and written chapters in leading undergraduate and postgraduate textbooks.


Declaration

Mr David Scott-Coombes works with the following private medical insurance providers:
  • Aviva Health
  • AXA PPP Healthcare
  • Benenden Health
  • Bupa
  • Cigna
  • CS Healthcare
  • Health-on-Line
  • Simplyhealth
  • WPA

Mr David Scott-Coombes does not hold a share or financial interest in this hospital, another Nuffield Health hospital or the company.

Mr David Scott-Coombes does not have a share or financial interest in equipment used at this hospital or another Nuffield Health hospital.

Mr David Scott-Coombes does not hold any paid advisory role(s) at this hospital or on behalf of Nuffield Health.