Mr Simon M Higgs

Consultant General & Upper Gastrointestinal Surgeon

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Mr Higgs is a general and upper gastrointestinal surgeon based at the Nuffield Health Cheltenham Hospital in Cheltenham. Cotswold Surgeon incorporates the:

COTSWOLD GALLSTONE CLINIC

  • Specialist management of benign gallstone related diseases such as cholecystitis, biliary colic and common bile duct stones
  • Includes investigation of gallbladder microlithiasis with endoscopic ultrasound
  • Laparoscopic or minimally invasive treatments

COTSWOLD REFLUX CLINIC

  • Investigation and management of gastro-oesophageal reflux disease (GORD) hiatus hernia and related disease
  • Direct Access Suspected Cancer pathway for worrying symptoms with one-stop consultation and endoscopy

COTSWOLD HERNIA CLINIC

  • Laparoscopic and open surgical treatment of all hernias of the abdominal wall including inguinal, femoral, umbilical and incisional.

Mr Higgs' specialist practice also includes:

  • The investigation and endoscopic/laparoscopic treatment of achalasia
  • Investigation and management of Cancers of the oesophagus and stomach including Gastrointestinal stromal tumours (GISTs)
  • Endoscopic Ultrasound including fine-needle microcore biopsy and cyst aspiration.

If you would like to make an appointment to see Mr Higgs at Nuffield Health Cheltenham please contact his secretary Angela on (01242) 246526