MR ANDREW HOLLOWOOD2019-03-05T13:57:59+00:00

I have been a consultant upper GI surgeon in Bristol since 2006, specialising in minimally invasive and endoscopic treatments of oesophageal and gastric disease having completed a clinical placement at the National Cancer Centre in Tokyo, Japan.

I specialise in laparoscopic surgery for groin hernias through to complex major reconstruction of the diaphragm.

I have worked with my colleague Paul Wilkerson in Bristol since 2014 and we now work as partners in Spire Bristol Hospital.

I am a general and upper GI surgeon specialising in keyhole and endoscopy-based treatments. This includes hernia surgery of any type, including hiatal hernia, diaphragmatic and incisional hernias as well as all groin hernias, gall bladder surgery and surgical techniques for the treatment of reflux and achalasia.

I am the Associate Medical Director and Lead for Strategy at the University Hospitals Bristol having previously held the post of Clinical Chair for Surgery Head and Neck division.

General Medical Council Number: C4017039

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“Mr Hollowood was extremely professional and friendly and explained everything to me which has reassured me. I would highly recommend him”

“Mr Hollowood was very reassuring and explained everything. He answered fully all my questions very clearly. I would recommend him to everyone.”

“Relaxed, friendly and professional manner. I am satisfied that all the above reflect the care in the 3 year period of treatment. ”

“He is excellent. Very patient and answered all my questions in a clear and understandable manner.”

“Brilliant doctor, very happy with everything he has done. ”

Patient Feedback *
Respectfulness 100%
Clarity of Consultation 100%
Attentiveness 100%
Patient Interest 100%
Interpersonal Skills 100%
Patient Understanding 100%

* Results from the GMC revalidation process.

Special Clinical Interests

Laparoscopic anti-reflux surgery and achalasia surgery
Giant hiatus hernia repair
Endoscopic therapy (dilatation, gastric polypectomy, Botox injection (oesophagus and stomach))
Minimal Access Surgery
Hernia Repair Surgery

Professional Memberships

Royal College of Surgeons. I have been a Fellow of the RCS since 2007.
Association of Upper GI Surgeons (AUGIS)
Association of laparoscopic Surgery
International Gastric Cancer Association