Mr Budd is a Consultant General and Vascular Surgeon at Circle Bath Hospital. He has a particular interest in day case surgery, especially in ambulatory hernia repair under local anaesthetic. Over the last 10 years Mr Budd has performed well over 2500 hernia repairs the vast majority under local anesthetic. He also specialises in modern techniques for the treatment of varicose veins in particular the use of radiofrequency ablation.
He is an examiner and appraiser for the Royal College of Surgeons of England and has been since 2000. He is also a surgical skills tutor for the College and is actively involved in teaching both medical students and junior doctors having obtained a Certificate in Medical Education at the University of Bristol.
First and foremost Mr Budd is committed to ensuring a high standard of care for his patients by delivering a streamlined and stress free patient treatment pathway. This is maintained by regular audit and patient feedback.
Current NHS or research position
Consultant General and Vascular Surgeon at the Royal United Hospital, Bath
Year of first medical qualification
Special clinical interests
Local Anaesthetic Hernia Repair
Endovascular treament of Varicose Veins
Current membership(s) of professional, national and regional bodies
Royal College of Surgeons of England
Association of Surgeons Great Britain & Ireland
General Medical Council