Mr Phillips studied and trained at Oxford and Cambridge before completing his general surgical training in London. Following specialist registration, He undertook advanced training in colorectal disease at St. Mark's Hospital, a national referral unit for complex bowel disorders. His final laparoscopic training was completed in Bristol, recently awarded recognition as a UK laparoscopic training unit.
Mr Phillips's special interests include surgical treatment of prolapse and pelvic floor disorders, and the modern (day-case) stapling procedures for piles and disorders of defecation. His laparoscopic practice is broad, covering bowel resection for cancer and IBD, gallstone disease and abdominal hernia including incisional hernia.
His research explored the immune processes which enhance survival in patients with bowel cancer and led to a Doctorate from the University of Oxford.
- Hernia surgery
- Anal fistula
- Fissure surgery
- Bowel surgery
- Haemorrhoids removal treatment
Other posts held
- Consultant Colorectal Surgeon at UHW
Insurers Mr Simon Phillips works with
Mr Simon Phillips works with the following private medical insurance providers:
- AXA Health
- Alliance Healthcare
- Bupa Global
- Vitality Health (Pru Health)
- Westfield Health WPA
- Aviva Health
Mr Simon Phillips does not hold a share or financial interest in this hospital, another Nuffield Health hospital or the company.
Mr Simon Phillips does not have a share or financial interest in equipment used at this hospital or another Nuffield Health hospital.
Mr Simon Phillips does not hold any paid advisory role(s) at this hospital or on behalf of Nuffield Health.