Mr Michael Nutt

Consultant General Surgeon

FRCS (Eng), FRCS (Gen)

Professional profile

Consultant General Surgeon with a special interest in `keyhole` (laparoscopic) surgery. The benefits of this type of surgery are smaller scars less pain and a quicker return to work and normal activities.

Qualified from Nottingham University Medical School 1990. He was trained on the All Wales Specialist Registrar Rotation and the Bristol Royal Infirmary Upper Gastrointestinal Surgery Unit. 

Appointed Consultant Surgeon West Wales Hospital 2002 and moved to the Royal Gwent Hospital Newport 2005. He is trained in general surgery with a sub-speciality interest in upper gastrointestinal and laparoscopic surgery. Mr Nutt sees and treats his private patients at St Joseph's Hospital.

Mr Nutt's particular interests are the surgical treatment of cancers of the stomach and oesophagus, the laparoscopic surgical treatment of gallstones, gastro-oesophageal reflux, obesity, inguinal, incisional and abdominal wall hernias and endoscopy – gastroscopy and colonoscopy.

I am married and have two children. I am originally from Pontypool and continue to support the local rugby club. I am interested in all sports particularly rugby cricket and tennis.

I like jazz music and play piano saxophone and percussion and I am grateful to my neighbours for their tolerance.

Laparoscopic surgery for the treatment of gallstones

Laparoscopic surgery for the treatment of groin and abdominal wall hernias

Laparoscopic surgery for the treatment of acid reflux disease and hiatus hernia

Currently the lead clinician at the Aneurin Bevan Health Board for Upper Gastrointestinal Surgery and for Emergency Surgery

Laparoscopic groin hernia repair

Laparoscopic umbilical/ventral hernia repair

Laparoscopic incisional hernia repair

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