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A glimpse into the working life of a Consultant Upper GI and Weight Loss Surgeon based in Leeds

Bond Solon Medicolegal Course
Jun 23, 2017

Mr Hayden attended 2 days of learning courtroom skills and presentation of evidence in Manchester. C…

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Hereditary Diffuse Gastric Cancer (HDGC) Syndrome
Jun 11, 2017

Mr Hayden has recently operated on a number of cases of HDGC syndrome where an inherited genetic mut…

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Partnership with Healthier Weight
Apr 20, 2017

In October 2015, Mr Hayden started providing weight loss surgery services for Healthier Weight (www….

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Mount Kilimanjaro climbed!
Apr 30, 2016

Mr Hayden managed to trek to the summit of Kilimanjaro in Tanzania in February 2016. After 18 months…

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By-Band-Sleeve Research Study
May 14, 2015

The randomised-controlled trial of weight loss surgery ‘By-Band’ is funded to include sl…

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Presentation to Oesophageal Patients Association
Jan 29, 2015

I was invited to the January meeting of the Oesophageal Patients Association at Headingley Golf Club…

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By-Band Trial Open in Leeds
Nov 20, 2014

We are pleased to announce that Leeds Teaching Hospitals has opened recruitment to the By-Band Rando…

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Trek Kilimanjaro 2016 Challenge
Jul 11, 2014

I have recently decided to attempt a challenge of a lifetime and trek to the summit of Mount Kiliman…

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Enhanced Recovery for Oesophago-Gastric Cancer
Jul 11, 2014

The first meeting tool place in St James’s Institute of Oncology, Leeds on 25th June 2014 to m…

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By-Band Trial Meeting Bristol April 2014
Apr 05, 2014

I was fortunate to have the opportunity to attend a meeting organised by Jane Blazeby in Bristol yes…

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Oesophageal Cancer: an update for primary care
Mar 01, 2014

I was invited to Huddersfield by the Yorkshire and Humber Strategic Clinical Network to give an upda…

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British Obesity and Metabolic Surgery Meeting 2014
Jan 30, 2014

I was privileged to be able to attend the excellent BOMSS Meeting in Leamington Spa last week. Inter…

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Weight loss surgery and fertility
Jan 09, 2014

I had the pleasure of presenting some evidence for weight loss surgery to the British Fertility Soci…

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Surgeon level outcomes for weight loss surgery
Nov 06, 2013

In June 2013 surgeon level outcome data was published for the first time. Outcomes for NHS patients …

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New website goes live!
Oct 24, 2013

Welcome to my new website. I am a Consultant Surgeon based in Leeds who treats both NHS and private …

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