Mr Bradpiece graduated in Johannesburg, South Africa in 1977. He then completed his post-graduate training at the Royal Postgraduate Medical School & King’s College Hospital, London. Training included two years research in Boston, USA on pancreatic cancer and molecular pathogenesis.
Qualifications: MB, BCh, training in surgery in the South East Thames region and Hammersmith Hospital.
Since qualifying, Mr Bradpiece has had thirty five years’ experience in the profession, seventeen of which have been as a specialist (1996 Certificate of Specialist Training).
Until 2015 Mr Bradpiece was a senior NHS consultant for the West Essex Health Authority joining The Princess Alexandra Hospital in Essex in 1996. He was instrumental in setting up and running the very successful Breast Unit at St Margarets Hospital in Epping.
During his tenure at the Epping Breast Unit, he was responsible for delivering breast care of the highest standard and was instrumental in setting up several ground-breaking innovations such as intraoperative testing of sentinel nodes and the delivery of intraoperative radiotherapy. He was and remains an active participant in multidisciplinary team work in which he engaged with present and former colleagues to ensure the continuation of top quality breast care.
Mr Bradpiece is a well-recognised consultant with all the major private healthcare insurance companies including Bupa (finder.bupa.co.uk), AXA, PPP, Cigna, WPA, Aviva, Vitality Health and Simply Health. Patient referrals can be made by GPs, other specialists or self-referral.
General Surgery: gall bladder surgery, laparoscopic surgery and hernia surgery. Breast Surgery: benign and malignant conditions, one-step and intra-operative Sentinel Node Sampling, and reconstructive breast surgery.
Areas of expertise:
- Hepato biliary surgery
- Laparoscopic surgery
- Breast surgery/oncology
Currently carries out amongst the largest number of laparoscopic incisional and recurrent hernia repairs in the UK and performs large numbers of laparoscopic cholecystecotomies.
Treatments and tests offered by Mr Howard Bradpiece at Nuffield Health
- Laparoscopic incisional hernia repair
- Hernia repair
- Laparoscopic cholecystectomy (gallbladder removal)
- Cholecystectomy (Gallbladder removal)