Mr Simon Bailey

General Surgery, Colorectal Surgery, Gastroenterology

Treatments available at KIMS Hospital

NHS Practices

  • Maidstone and Tunbridge Wells NHS Trust, Kent

Professional Profile

Mr Bailey was appointed to his substantive Consultant post in November 2005. He completed his undergraduate medical studies at Guy’s and St Thomas’s Hospitals, London, in 1995.

This was followed by work as a Houseman and SHO on the Guy’s and St Thomas’ surgical rotation and appointment to the specialist surgical rotation in the South East Thames and Wessex training programmes.

At present Mr Bailey is the Clinical Director for the Surgical Directorate at Maidstone and Tunbridge Wells NHS Trust. As well as this Mr Bailey is Deputy Lead for the Colorectal Multidisciplinary team. He has also held posts as Surgical Clinical Tutor, “Enhanced Recovery Lead” for the trust and been a member of the LNC. He is currently an examiner for the “Court of Examiners” at the Royal College of Surgeons of England and a CcRISP course instructor.

Special Interests

  • Complex cancer surgery
  • Early rectal cancers
  • Endoscopy
  • Day case surgery
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BSc (Hons) MB BS (London) MSc MRCS FRCS (Gen Surg)

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