Nichols, Mr Paul

Mr Paul NicholsMB ChB MD FRCS


Colorectal and general surgery


Laparoscopic colorectal surgery

Training and education

Graduated Leeds University Medical School 1989; Registrar Training in Wessex; Overseas Fellow Sydney Australia


Mr Nichols has worked for the Trust since October 2001.

Since appointment I have developed the laparoscopic colorectal service and recently introduced ERALS (Enhanced Recovery after Laparoscopic Surgery). I have a broad colorectal practice including all colo-rectal malignancy; inflammatory bowel disease - including pouches; complex pilonidal sinus surgery; rectal prolapse and therapeutic colonoscopy. I continue with emergency general surgery and all areas of hernia surgery.

Key achievements

Establishment laparoscopic colorectal service and ERALS.