Davies, Andrew - consultant oesophagogastric and general surgeon

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Andrew Davies, consultant oesophagogastric and general surgeon


Secretary : Lucy Acuta
Email: Lucy.Acuta@gstt.nhs.uk
Secretary tel: 020 7188 2578
Area of expertise: oesophagogastric and general surgery


  • Biography


    Andrew Davies is a consultant upper gastrointestinal (GI)surgeon at St Thomas’ and an honorary senior lecturer at King’s College London.

    He has a particular interest in minimally invasive (laparoscopic) surgery for oesophago-gastric cancer, hiatus hernia, gallstones and abdominal hernia repair. Mr Davies leads the Oesophago-gastric research programme at St Thomas' in close collaboration with the division of cancer studies at KCL. The unit contributes to numerous prestigious international data collaborations.


  • Education and training

    An Edinburgh graduate, including a 1st class honours BSc, Andrew trained in a number of London’s teaching hospitals including King’s College London (KCL) , St Thomas’ and the Royal Marsden hospitals.

    He obtained a Masters degree with distinction before completing an MD on the staging and management of oesophageal cancer at KCL. He is an affiliated researcher with the Karolinska Institute in Sweden.

  • Specialist interests

    • oesophago-gastric cancer
    • laparoscopic surgery
    • hiatus hernia (anti-reflux surgery)
    • gallstones
    • hernia repair
    • achalasia.