Mr Gary Maytham

Mr Gary Maytham

MPhil FRCS

General Surgery

22 years of experience
8 years as a specialist
Video consultation available

Overall Rating

Overall
4.98
Bedside Manner
4.96
Explanation
4.96

Top feedback

“From my first consultation with Dr Maytham he made me feel comfortable. He was very informative and talked me through the whole procedure . On the actual day he came and told me how he would be doing the operation. It was successful and would recommend him as he is very professional “
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Subspecialty

  • Vascular Surgery
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Languages spoken

  • English
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Registered with

  • General Medical Council: 4442233
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    Consultation fees

    New appointment: £150

    Follow-up appointment: £100

    Practices worked at

    Surrey Total Health

    Nuffield Health, Hospital, Shores Rd, Woking, United Kingdom, GU21 4BY
    2 reviews

    Nuffield Health Woking Hospital

    Shores Road, Woking, United Kingdom, GU21 4BY
    0 reviews

    North Downs Hospital

    46 Tupwood Lane Caterham, Surrey, United Kingdom, CR3 6DP
    23 reviews

    Spire St Anthony's Hospital

    London Road, North Cheam, Sutton, United Kingdom, SM3 9DW
    0 reviews

    About

    Mr Maytham is a Consultant vascular surgeon. He is the Unit Lead for the treatment of Venous Disease at St Georges Vascular Institute and the Clinical Lead for Vascular Trauma at the Major Trauma Centre. He is also an Honorary Consultant at Epsom and St Heliers University Hospitals NHS Trust, and responsible for delivery of vascular services at Epsom Hospital.

    He delivers a full vascular practice, with specialist interests including the management of venous disease such as varicose veins and  the management of central venous stenosis and he has published and delivered international presentations on the latter topic.

    He served in the British Army as a Medical Officer in the regular forces retiring as Lieutenant Colonel in 2017. During his 18 years of service, he undertook operational deployments in Northern Ireland, Bosnia, Kosovo, Iraq, North Africa and Afghanistan, and gained much experience in delivering surgical care in austere environments.


    Diseases, Medical Tests and Treatments
    • Endovenous varicose vein treatment (Laser,radiofrequency and sclerotherapy)
    • Ultrasound guided sclerotherapy of varicose veins
    • Treatment of peripheral vascular disease (open and endovascular)
    • Endovascular and open aortic aneurysm repair
    • Popliteal Entrapment Release
    • Treatment of carotid artery disease

     

    • Peripheral arterial disease 
    • Infra-renal aortic aneurysmal disease 
    • Superficial venous disease (Varicose veins)
    • Vascular trauma 
    • Torso trauma 
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    Medical procedures

    • Angioplasty
    • Bypass Surgery for Blocked Arteries
    • Carotid Endarterectomy
    • Carotid Surgery for Stroke Prevention
    • Diabetic Foot Care
    • Endoscopic Vein Surgery
    • Endovascular Stent Graft
    • Endovenous Laser Ablation (EVLA)
    • Endovenous Radiofrequency Ablation
    • Foam Sclerotherapy
    • Keyhole Endovascular Aneurysm Repair
    • Varicose Veins Surgery
    • Video Consultation
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    Special interests

    • Varicose Veins
    • Abdominal Aneurysm
    • Aortic Aneurysms
    • Aorto-iliac Disease
    • Carotid Artery Disease
    • Claudication
    • Leg Ulcers
    • Lymphoedema
    • Painful Legs
    • Peripheral Aneurysm
    • Peripheral Arterial Disease
    • Swollen Legs
    • Thoracic Outlet Syndrome
    • Venous Insufficiency
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    Education

    Education:

    • Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh - Fellowship (FRCS)
    • University of Sheffield  - Master of Philosophy (MPhil)
    • University of Witwatersrand, South Africa - Bachelor of medicine and Bachelor of Surgery (MBBCh)


     

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    Reviews

    4.97 Overall Patient Trust rating
    Overall Experience
    Explanation
    Bedside Manner
    Varicose Veins
    18/48
    Varicose veins surgery
    9/48
    Endovenous radiofrequency ablation
    2/48
    Laser Varicose Vein Treatment (ELVA)
    2/48
    Blue toes,
    1/48
    Thoracic Outlet Syndrome
    1/48
    Thrombosis
    1/48
    Varicose Vein Treatment
    1/48
    Vascular Surgery
    1/48
    and phlebectomies
    1/48
    cellulitis
    1/48
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    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Varicose Veins Varicose veins surgery Endovenous radiofrequency ablation
    From my first consultation with Dr Maytham he made me feel comfortable. He was very informative and talked me through the whole procedure . On the actual day he came and told me how he would be doing the operation. It was successful and would recommend him as he is very professional
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    Overall
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
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    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Varicose veins surgery Varicose Veins
    Mr Maytham explained everything clearly and He answered all my queries to reassure me.
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    Overall
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Varicose veins surgery Varicose Veins
    My varicose veins are gone, the procedure was swift and recovery time minimal. Very pleased with every aspect of my care with Mr Maytham.
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    Overall
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Laser Varicose Vein Treatment (ELVA) Varicose veins surgery Varicose Veins
    First consultation in July 2020 where my procedure was recommended. Actual procedure was then scheduled for winter due to limited hospital space re Covid. The procedure was carried out on November 2nd and was successfully completed. I recieved a telephone call from Mr Maytham on December 15th to check my condition which was fine.
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    Overall
    (4/5)
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    (4/5)
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    (4/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Laser Varicose Vein Treatment (ELVA) Varicose Veins Varicose Vein Treatment
    Dr Maytham was professional and the procedure he carried out was very effective.
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    Overall
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Varicose veins surgery
    I was very impressed with the whole experience from the initial consultation and scan through to the procedure and after care. Mr Maytham explained everything clearly and was very reassuring. I would not hesitate to choose him again if the need arose.
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    Overall
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
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    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Varicose veins surgery
    Very satisfied with the treatment and would not hesitate to recommend the treatment to others. The only problem I had was ...getting the support stockings on!!...
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    Overall
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Varicose Veins
    I consulted Gary Maytham regarding varicose veins. I found Gary to be a very professional and caring consultant. At my initial consultation with him he scanned my legs and explained very carefully what treatment was needed. He supplied me with his 2 very helpful and informative booklets on both procedure and post-procedural and told me if I had any questions to get in touch with him. I subsequently did this and he responded to my questions very promptly. The procedure (EVLT) was carried out at Ashtead Hospital. I chose to have a local anaesthetic as this would enable me to tell Gary if I experienced any discomfort. The procedure went very well and I was discharged home the same evening. Due to the Covid-19 crisis my follow up consultation with Gary had to be carried out over the telephone and during this consultation Gary told me he would ask his secretary to contact me as soon as he was able to see me in clinic so he could carry out the scans to check that the procedure had been successful. I am delighted to say that I have now had my face to face consultation with Gary and the scans confirm the procedure has been entirely successful. Gary's care throughout has been excellent and I find him very personable. I have total confidence in Gary and will not hesitate to return to him should the need arise in future. I highly recommend Gary.
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    Overall
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Thrombosis Thoracic Outlet Syndrome
    It was a relief to be referred to Mr Maytham and I knew instantly in our first consultation that I was in safe hands. He was polite, calm, knowledgeable and thorough, explaining everything and answering all my questions. I have no doubt in his evaluation and recommended management of my issue. Mr Maytham also has access to very experienced colleagues, and I felt my case was getting all the attention it needed. I am very pleased, not only with the final outcome but also in the way I was treated throughout.
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    Overall
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    I found the whole experience with Mr Maytham from initial consultation to surgery a very positive one. He explained what he was going to do , showed me the problem I had on an ultrasound scan, and expained post operatively what I could expect. Mr Maytham is very personable and I had complete trust in him.
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