Mr Philip Ridings



GMC number: 3254022

Practising since: 1987


General Surgery

Consultation times

  • Weekly Monday 17:30 - 19:30
  • Bi Weekly Thursday 13:30 - 16:30
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Mr Ridings has broad training in all aspects of General Surgery, with a particular interest in the management of Gallstones, Hernia repair, Gastroscopy and Colonoscopy and investigation of abdominal pain.

Mr Ridings has recently been appointed as a Bowel Cancer Screening Colonoscopist.

Other interests

Current interests in surgical training, Gallstones, Hernia repair and Endoscopy.

Treatments and tests offered by Mr Philip Ridings at Nuffield Health

  • Gastroesophageal
  • Polypectomy
  • Appendicectomy
  • Open surgery groin hernia repair
  • Gastroscopy (or gastrointestinal (GI) endoscopy)
  • Umbilical hernia repair
  • Therapeutic Endoscopy
  • Hernia repair
  • Excision of skin lesion
  • Cholecystectomy (Gallbladder removal)
  • Colonoscopy
  • Laparoscopic groin hernia repair
  • Flexible sigmoidoscopy
  • Diagnostic endoscopy
  • Haemorrhoidectomy
  • Abdominal adhesion surgery
  • Upper gastrointestinal endoscopy
  • Gastrointestinal tract
  • Hernia unilateral

Locations Mr Philip Ridings works with

Related experience


During his training, he conducted research into the effects of severe infections and trauma.


  • Medical Protection Society
  • Association of Surgeons of Great Britain and Ireland

Other posts held

  • Consultant General and Colorectal Surgeon, Brighton and Sussex University Hospitals Trust

Insurers Mr Philip Ridings works with

Mr Philip Ridings works with the following private medical insurance providers:

  • Aviva Health
  • AXA Health
  • AXA - Global Healthcare
  • Benenden Health
  • Bupa
  • Bupa On Demand
  • Cigna
  • CS Healthcare
  • Exeter Family Friendly
  • Freedom Health
  • Health-on-Line
  • PHC
  • Simplyhealth
  • Universal Provident
  • Vitality Health (Pru Health)
  • WPA


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

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

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