Mr Ian Hunter

Qualifications

MBBS, MA, MD, FRCS (Gen Surg)

GMC number: 4637017

Practicing since: 1999

Specialties

General Surgery, Vascular Surgery

Consultation times

  • Friday 09:00 - 12:00
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About

Mr Ian Hunter is a Consultant Vascular and Endovascular surgeon at Nuffield Health Taunton Hospital and Musgrove Park Hospital, Taunton and Somerset NHS Foundation Trust.

Mr Hunter’s undergraduate training was undertaken at University of Oxford Medical School and St Bartholomew’s and the Royal London Hospital Medical School. He completed his specialist vascular training at the John Radcliffe Hospital, Oxford.

He also enhanced his expertise in Vascular and Endovascular Surgery with Fellowships at Queen’s Medical Centre, Nottingham and the Royal Victoria Hospital, Belfast. Mr Hunter has also been awarded a Doctorate of Medicine (MD) from the University of London for his research into the ischaemic injury of transplant.

Mr Hunter specialises in varicose veins removal at Nuffield Health Taunton Hospital

Other interests

Mr Hunter's areas of specialist interest include the management of peripheral vascular disease, aortic aneurysm (both open and endovascular repair), carotid artery disease, vascular trauma and venous disease. He has developed advanced skills in the management of varicose veins; including endovenous laser ablation, radiofrequency ablation, foam injection sclerotherapy and varicose vein surgery.

Treatments and tests offered by Mr Ian Hunter at Nuffield Health

  • Skin grafts for leg ulcers
  • Foam sclerotherapy for varicose veins
  • Thread vein treatment (sclerotherapy)
  • Endovenous laser treatment for varicose veins
  • Varicose vein stripping

Locations Mr Ian Hunter works with

Related experience

Memberships

  • Vascular Society of Great Britain and Ireland
  • Vascular Access Society of Great Britain and Ireland
  • Association of Surgeons of Great Britain and Ireland
  • European Society of Vascular Surgeons
  • Royal Society of Medicine
  • Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh
  • British Medical Association

Other post held

  • Consultant Vascular and General Surgeon, Musgrove Park Hospital, Taunton and Somerset NHS Foundation Trust

Insurers Mr Ian Hunter works with

Mr Ian Hunter works with the following private medical insurance providers:

  • Aviva Health
  • AXA PPP Healthcare
  • AXA PPP International
  • Bupa
  • Bupa On Demand
  • Cigna
  • Simplyhealth
  • Vitality Health (Pru Health)
  • WPA
  • Healix
  • CS Healthcare

Declaration

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

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

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

Free events with Mr Ian Hunter

Varicose Veins Treatment with Mr Ian Hunter and Mr Andrew Stewart, Consultant Vascular Surgeons

Tuesday 19 October 2021

Taunton Hospital

Mr Andrew Stewart Mr Ian Hunter

This free virtual event at Nuffield Health Taunton Hospital is for anyone who has concerns about varicose veins, and would like to explore options for treatment and find out more about procedures and costs.

Book your place now