Mr Paul Ainsworth - General Surgery - Renacres Hospital

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Mr Paul Ainsworth - General Surgery

Based at: Renacres Hospital | Get directions | Go to hospital website

Clinical interests


Paul Ainsworth is a Consultant Colorectal and General Surgeon who specialises in the following fields

·Laparoscopic colorectal surgery

·Laparoscopic hernia surgery

·Coloproctology –e.g. fistula, fissure and haemorrhoids

·Colonoscopy

·Day case surgery

Academic background


Mr Paul Ainsworth qualified from Leeds University in 1998. He has undertaken extensive training in general and colorectal surgery in the Mersey Deanery. He obtained FRCS in 2012 and has completed his Certificate of Completion of Training in 2014. He has also completed a fellowship in laparoscopic colorectal surgery and attended laparoscopic training courses in the UK and Germany.

Mr Ainsworth has published articles in Colorectal Disease, European Journal of Cancer, European Journal of Surgical Oncology and the Annals of Vascular Surgery.

Mr Ainsworth is interested in audit and clinical improvement. He is currently the Trust Surgical Lead for the National  Emergency Laparotomy Auditand the Deputy Chair of The Sepsis Task and Finish Group at Southport. 

Professional Memberships

·         Association of Surgeons of Great Britain and Ireland
·         Medical Defence Union

NHS base

Southport and Ormskirk NHS Trust

Clinic Times

Tuesday pm

01704 335 398