Mr Michael Tilston

Mr Michael Tilston

MB BS FRCS

General Surgery

42 years of experience
26 years as a specialist

Overall Rating

Overall Experience

5

Bedside Manner

5

Explanation

5

Top feedback

“Friendly and explained everything. Spot on“
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Subspecialties

  • Laparoscopic (Key-Hole) Surgery
  • Upper GI (Gastrointestinal) Surgery
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Languages spoken

  • English
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Registered with

  • General Medical Council: 2654676
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    Consultation fees

    New appointment: £125

    Follow-up appointment: £100

    Practices worked at

    St Hugh's Hospital

    Peaks Ln, Grimsby, United Kingdom, DN32 9RP
    195 reviews

    Scunthorpe General Hospital

    Lindsey Suite Cliff Gardens, Scunthorpe, United Kingdom, DN15 7BH
    18 reviews

    About

    I have been a Consultant General and Upper GI surgeon for 25 years in Grimsby but also provide care to surrounding areas, including Hull.

    My main interests and experience lie in the fields of gallstone surgery, antireflux and hiatal surgery and therapeutic endoscopy including radiofrequency ablation of Barretts oesophagus. I set this service up some 11 years ago.

    My practice focuses on laparoscopic (keyhole) surgery for gallstones, antireflux surgery and complex hiatal surgery. Including but not limited to revision fundoplication and oesophageal problems surgery, such as achalasia. 

    I have significant experience in abdomenal and inguinal hernia repair and I am a specialist in and provides an ablation service for Barretts oesophagus, a precancerous condition of the oesophagus.


    Diseases, Medical Tests and Treatments

    Reoperative and complex hiatal surgery

    Therapeutic endoscopy including Botox injectio, dilatation and RFA for Barretts oesophagus

    Palliation of oesophageal and stomach cancer

    Surveillance and treatment of Barretts oesophagus

    Gallstone disease

    Procedures

    • Endoscopy (OGD)
    • Skin Lesion Removal (Warts, Moles and Skin Tags)
    • Abdominal Wall Reconstruction
    • Achalasia Surgery
    • Acid Reflux Surgery
    • Appendicectomy
    • Fundoplication
    • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy)
    • Gallstone Surgery
    • Gastroscopy
    • Lipoma Removal
    • Open Hernia Repair
    • Splenectomy
    • Video Consultation
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    Special interests

    • Hernia
    • Gallstones
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    Education

    Association of Surgeons GBI

    Association of Upper GI surgeons

    Association of Laparoscopic Surgeons

    Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh

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    Reviews

    5 Overall Patient Trust rating
    Overall Experience
    5
    Bedside Manner
    5
    Explanation
    5
    Endoscopy (OGD)
    1/2
    Hernia
    1/2
    Skin Lesion Removal (Warts, Moles and Skin Tags)
    1/2
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    Friendly and explained everything. Spot on
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    Brilliant as always
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