Mr Tony Fox

Qualifications

MB BS, MSc (Hons), FRCS, MS

GMC number: 3261466

Practicing since: 1987

Specialties

General Surgery

Consultation times

  • Wednesday PM and evening
  • Urgent referrals by arrangement
  • Overview

Or call us on

01743 282 597

About

Mr Fox trained in Bristol, Bath, Nottingham and Oxford and was appointed consultant surgeon in Shrewsbury, Shropshire in 1998. He has a wide experience of both general and vascular surgery. He has a strong background in new innovations in vascular surgery. He achieved his Masters thesis in 1997 for the development of a new device to repair abdominal aortic aneurysms and was awarded the British Journal of Surgery Prize for this work in 1997. He is widely published in many other areas of vascular surgery.

Other interests

Training Regional Medical Students and surgical trainees on the West Midlands Surgical Rotation. Clinical Lead for General Surgery at Royal Shrewsbury Hospital

Treatments and tests offered by Mr Tony Fox at Nuffield Health

  • Skin grafts for leg ulcers
  • Foam sclerotherapy for varicose veins
  • Thread vein treatment (sclerotherapy)
  • Angioplasty
  • Endovenous laser treatment for varicose veins
  • Umbilical hernia repair
  • Aortofemoral bypass
  • Hernia repair
  • Endocrine
  • Excision of skin lesion
  • Cholecystectomy (Gallbladder removal)
  • Endovascular treatment
  • Laparoscopic cholecystectomy
  • Amputations
  • Chemical Sympathectomy
  • Radiofrequency (RF) Ablation for Varicose Veins
  • Carotid endarterectomy
  • Haemorrhoidectomy
  • Thoracoscopic sympathectomy

Locations Mr Tony Fox works with

Related experience

Memberships

  • Vascular Surgical Society
  • Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons
  • Association of Surgeons

Other post held

  • Shrewsbury and Telford Hospital NHS Trust, Royal Shrewsbury Hospital
  • Hull and East Yorkshire Hospitals NHS Trust
  • Robert Jones and Agnes Hunt Orthopaedic Hospital Foundation Trust

Insurers Mr Tony Fox works with

Mr Tony Fox works with the following private medical insurance providers:

  • APRIL
  • Aviva Health
  • AXA PPP Healthcare
  • AXA PPP International
  • Benenden Health
  • Bupa
  • Bupa On Demand
  • Childsure
  • Cigna
  • CS Healthcare
  • ESMI
  • Exeter Family Friendly
  • Freedom Health
  • Health-on-Line
  • HealthFund
  • InterGlobal
  • Medical Care Direct
  • PHC
  • SecureHealth
  • Simplyhealth
  • Tesco Bank
  • Universal Provident
  • Vitality Health (Pru Health)
  • Westfield Health WPA
  • WPA

Declaration

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

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

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