Mr Paul Leeder

General Surgeon, Weight Loss & Bariatric Surgeon

General Surgeon, Weight Loss & Bariatric Surgeon

Derby, DE23 4SN

34 years of experience

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General Surgeon, Weight Loss & Bariatric Surgeon

Derby, DE23 4SN

34 years of experience

Verified profile

Video
Consultation

Patient Trust Score

5.00

3 patient reviews

1 professional endorsement

5.00

Overall Experience

5.00

Bedside manner

5.00

Explanation

5 of 13 total recommendations are for:

Femoral Hernia

(2)

Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy)

(2)

Gastric Banding

(1)

Other

(8)

Recent patient review

This provider has not collected a review in over 6 months

OverviewAboutLocationReviewsEndorsementsFAQ

About

Mr Paul Leeder is a Consultant General, Laparoscopic and Upper Gastro-Intestinal Surgeon. He has worked full time for the NHS since 1989. Since starting work as a consultant in 2002, he has performed over 500 surgical procedures per year. He is considered a leader in laparoscopic surgery and is regularly invited to teach nationally.

Paul's special interests in Laparoscopic surgery include Gallstone surgery, Gastrointestinal surgery, General surgery, Hernia repair surgery, Gastro-oesophageal reflux & swallowing problems.

Obesity and Weight loss surgery, laparoscopic (keyhole) sleeve gastrectomy, laparoscopic (Keyhole) gastric bypass (Including mini gastric bypass), laparoscopic (Keyhole) gastric band & endoscopic gastric balloon.

Gastro-oesophageal cancer diagnosis and management, including endoscopy & cancer resection surgery.

All of Paul's patients are unique. He takes particular care to ensure the best treatment options are discussed on an individual basis. This personalised care includes regularly working with multidisciplinary teams of specialists. He submits his outcomes to all relevant national databases.

Outside of medicine, Paul enjoys cycling, swimming, cookery & spending quality time with his family.


Diseases, Medical Tests and Treatments
  • Gallbladder / gallstone removal
  • Hernia surgery
  • Surgery for acid reflux
  • Cancer tests Gastroscopy
  • Flexible sigmoidoscopy
  • Barium swallow
  • Barium meal
  • Sportsman's hernia or groin treatment
  • Gallstone surgery
  • Gastrointestinal surgery
  • General surgery
  • Hernia repair surgery
  • Laparoscopic surgery
  • Obesity
  • Weight loss surgery

Keyhole Surgery

Complex Abdominal Wall Hernia Repair

Laparoscopic Hernia Repair

Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy

Laparoscopic Bile Duct Exploration

  • Gallstone surgery
  • Gastrointestinal surgery
  • General surgery
  • Hernia repair surgery
  • Laparoscopic surgery
  • Obesity
  • Weight loss surgery

Management of Achalasia

Diagnosis & Management of Acid Reflux

Diagnosis & Management of Swallowing Problems

Diagnosis & Management of Peptic Ulcers

Areas of expertise

Based on patient reviews & endorsements by other professionals

  • Femoral Hernia
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy)
  • Gastric Banding
  • Laparoscopic (Key-Hole) Surgery
  • Appendicitis
  • Others

Subspecialties

  • Laparoscopic (Key-Hole) Surgery
  • Hepatobiliary & Pancreatic Surgery
  • Upper GI (Gastrointestinal) Surgery

All conditions and treatments

  • Femoral Hernia
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy)
  • Gastric Banding
  • Abdominal Wall Reconstruction
  • Achalasia Surgery
  • Acid Reflux Surgery
  • Appendicectomy
  • Appendicitis
  • Endoscopy (OGD)
  • Enterocutaneous Fistula

Registered with

General Medical Council

3341881

Qualifications

  • MBChB - University of Sheffield 1989
  • MD - University of Sheffield 2002
  • PGDip Med Ed - University of Nottingham 2017
  • FFST Ed - Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh 2018
  • FRCS (Gen Surg) - Royal College of Surgeons of England 1994 (Intercollegiate 2000)

Memberships:

Director of Education for the Association of Laparoscopic Surgeons of Great Britain & Ireland (ALSGBI)

 British Medical Association (BMA)

 Association of Upper GI Surgeons (AUGIS)

 European Association of Endoscopic Surgery (EAES)

 British Obesity & Metabolic Surgery Society (BOMSS)

 International Federation for the Surgery of Obesity & metabolic disorders (IFSO)

The Oesophageal Section of the British Society of Gastroenterology (BSG)

 Honorary Secretary for the Grey Turner Surgical Society (GTSS)

languages spoken

  • English

consultation fees

  • New appointment: £210
  • Follow-up appointment: £150

insurers

  • General Medical
  • health-on-line
  • Bupa Fee Assured
  • Freedom Healthcare
  • Simply Health
  • Cigna
  • Saga Insurance
  • Bupa
  • WPA
  • Allianz Worldwide Care
  • AXA PPP Healthcare
  • Aviva Health
  • Vitality Health
  • Norwich Union
  • Legal & General
  • CS Healthcare
  • Groupama
  • April
  • The Exeter
  • Healix
  • Four Points Assistance
  • Aetna
  • The PHC

Location

All locations

Nuffield Health Derby Hospital

4.83

(311)

Specialist's working hours

at All locations

Monday

Not available

Tuesday

Not available

Wednesday

16:30 - 20:30

Thursday

Not available

Friday

09:00 - 12:00

14:00 - 16:00

Saturday

Not available

Sunday

Not available

Reviews

All reviews
Femoral Hernia (1)
Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy) (1)
Gastric Banding (1)
Laparoscopic (Key-Hole) Surgery (1)

3 reviews

5

5.00

Overall Experience

5.00

Bedside manner

5.00

Explanation

Clear explanation excellent communication

30 Jun 2022

verified patient

Patient seen for:

Femoral Hernia

5

5.00

Overall Experience

5.00

Bedside manner

5.00

Explanation

Mr Leeder is a consummate professional. Having never had surgery before he put my mind at ease through careful explanation of every stage of the procedure. His experience is extensive and his skill is outstanding.

30 Jun 2021

verified patient

Patient seen for:

Laparoscopic (Key-Hole) Surgery

Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy)

5

5.00

Overall Experience

5.00

Bedside manner

5.00

Explanation

Hes friendly and informative and is always trying his best to help

24 Jun 2021

verified patient

Patient seen for:

Gastric Banding

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Endorsements

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Most endorsed treatments/conditions

All endorsements
Femoral Hernia (1)
Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy) (1)
Appendicitis (1)
General Surgery (1)

1 endorsement

Excellent upper GI and bariatric surgeon. Very personable and professional.

20 Oct 2021

Endorsed for

Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy)
Laparoscopy
General Surgery
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Mr John Quarmby

Vascular Surgery

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FAQ

What are Mr Paul Leeder's reviews like?

Mr Paul Leeder's overall patient rating is 5 out of 5 stars on Doctify. This is based on 3 reviews

What languages does Mr Paul Leeder speak?

Mr Paul Leeder speaks English

Where is Mr Paul Leeder located?

Mr Paul Leeder primarily practices at Nuffield Health Derby Hospital, located at Rykneld Road Littleover, Derby, United Kingdom, DE23 4SN
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What are Mr Paul Leeder working hours?

Mr Paul Leeder is working , , Wednesday (16:30 - 20:30), , Friday (09:00 - 12:00, 14:00 - 16:00), ,

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