Ms Louise Hunt


MB BS, FRCS (Gen Surg)

GMC number: 3277108

Practising since: 1991


General Surgery

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  • Weekly Tuesday 14:00 - 17:00
  • Monthly Thursday 14:00 - 18:00
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Louise Hunt is a Consultant Colorectal Surgeon with practising privileges at Nuffield Health Taunton Hospital.

Her undergraduate training was at St Bartholomew’s Hospital in London. She undertook her surgical training in Wessex and completed a two year Research Fellowship at the University of Louisville in Kentucky, USA, looking at the genetics of colorectal cancers and inflammatory bowel disease. She completed her fellowship at St Marks Hospital in London. 

Louise is an expert in all aspects of colorectal surgery including colorectal cancer, inflammatory bowel disease and benign conditions including diverticular disease, fistulas and haemorrhoids. Her sub-speciality interest is Pelvic Floor disorders including faecal incontinence, constipation and difficulty evacuating. Her focus is on providing a personal and thorough service with a clearly communicated plan.

Treatments and tests offered by Ms Louise Hunt at Nuffield Health

  • Colorectal screening
  • Colorectal surgery
  • Haemorrhoidectomy
  • Ileal pouch anal anastomosis
  • Stapled haemorrhoidopexy
  • Abdominoperineal resection
  • Hernia repair
  • Anterior resection
  • Rectopexy

Locations Ms Louise Hunt works with

Related experience


  • Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh

Other posts held

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

Insurers Ms Louise Hunt works with

Ms Louise Hunt works with the following private medical insurance providers:

  • Aviva Health
  • AXA Health
  • AXA - Global Healthcare
  • Bupa
  • Cigna
  • CS Healthcare
  • Exeter Family Friendly
  • Health-on-Line
  • SecureHealth
  • Simplyhealth
  • Vitality Health (Pru Health)
  • WPA


Ms Louise Hunt does not hold a share or financial interest in this hospital, another Nuffield Health hospital or the company.

Ms Louise Hunt does not have a share or financial interest in equipment used at this hospital or another Nuffield Health hospital.

Ms Louise Hunt does not hold any paid advisory role(s) at this hospital or on behalf of Nuffield Health.