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Mr Paul Ainsworth - General Surgery

Mr Paul Ainsworth is a Consultant General Surgeon in Lancashire, Ormskirk

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

Clinical interests

Laparosopic procedures (keyhole surgery)

Colorectal Surgery

Colonoscopy and polypectomy

Sigmoidoscopy

HALO for haemorrhoids

Haemorrhoidectomy

Inguinal hernia repair, Femoral hernia repair, Paraumbilical hernia repair, Incisional hernia repair

Anal fistula surgery

Botox for anal fissure

Laparoscopic cholecystectomy

Gallbladder removal

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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 the Clinical Director for Surgery at his NHS base in Southport and Ormskirk Hospital NHS Trust. He is interested in clinical audit and clinical improvement strategies.

Professional Memberships

Association of Coloproctology of Great Britain and Ireland

Association of Surgeons of Great Britain and Ireland

Medical Defence Union

Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons and Physicians of Glasgow

NHS base

Southport and Ormskirk NHS Trust

Clinic Times

Tuesday PM

01704 335 398

Private Secretary:

Sharon Howard - 01704 842057