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Mr Martyn Evans is an experienced consultant general, laparoscopic, and colorectal surgeon in Swansea. He practises at HMT Sancta Maria Hospital and Werndale Hospital. He is also an Associate Professor of Surgery at Swansea University.
He treats patients with a variety of abdominal conditions, including hernias, anal conditions, diverticular disease, and inflammatory bowel disease. He is also able to diagnose and manage colorectal cancer. He has a tertiary referral practice for patients with advanced and recurrent pelvic malignancy from all over South Wales.
Diseases, Medical Tests and Treatments:
- Colorectal Surgery
- Pilonidal disease surgery
- Anal fistula surgery
- Haemorrhoid treatment and surgery
- Ileo-anal pouch formation
- Advanced and recurrent rectal cancer
Additionally, he is the Editor of BJS (formerly the British Journal of Surgery) and the Chairman of the UK National Bowel Cancer Clinical Project Board He is active in research and has authored in excess of 100 peer-reviewed papers, as well as several surgical book chapters.
Mr Evans completed his undergraduate studies in Southampton, followed by basic and advanced surgical training on the south coast and in Wales. Following this, he pursued a prestigious fellowship in laparoscopic colorectal and advanced pelvic malignancy at the John Goligher Colorectal Unit in Leeds. He joined the NHS as a Consultant Surgeon in Swansea in 2012.
- Colorectal Surgery
- Abdominoperineal Resection
- Bowel Diversion Surgery
- Bowel Surgery (Colectomy)
- Endoscopy (OGD)
- Lipoma Removal
- Open Hernia Repair
- Rectal Biopsy
- Removal of Rectum and Colon (Proctocolectomy)
- Skin Lesion Removal (Warts, Moles and Skin Tags)
- Bowel Cancer
- Colitis (Ulcerative Colitis)
- Anal Fistula
- Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD)
- Anal Cancer
- Anal Fissure
- Bowel Obstruction
- Colon Cancer
- Crohn’s Disease
- Faecal Incontinence
- Femoral Hernia
- Inguinal Hernia
- Pilonidal Sinus Disorders
- Rectal Cancer
- Bachelor of Medicine, Southampton (1999)
- Master of Philosophy by Research, Cardiff University (2012)
- Fellowship of the Royal College of Surgeons of England General Surgery (2012)
Royal College of Surgeons of England
Association of Coloproctology of Great Britain and Ireland
European Society of Coloproctology
Welsh Association of Gastroenterology and Endoscopy
"I am pleased to provide a recommendation for Martyn Evans, a well respected colorectal surgeon, who is well liked by patients and staff alike. He manages all the common conditions that General Surgeons treat, including hernias, and gall bladder problems. He is a recognised expert diagnosing colorectal cancer with endoscopy/colonoscopy. He is an active membero of the team treating advanced cancer cases that have complex pelvic disease referred from all over South Wales. As an editor of the British Journal of Surgery, the best UK surgical journal, that is respected around the globe, he is therefore very well versed in the latest surgical knowledge. "
"Martyn is an excellent Colorectal and General surgeon. He is an editor for the British Journal of Surgery and remains up to date with all developments in the field. He has a great rapport with his patients and is a highly skilled surgeon. I would recommend him to patients seeking general and colorectal surgical opinion."