Consultant Vascular Surgeon with special interest in Diabetic Foot
At King’s College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust
Applications are invited for the position of Substantive Consultant Vascular Surgeon, at Kings College Hospital with specialist interest in Diabetic foot, peripheral arterial disease and Renal access surgery.
The unit provides a full range of vascular surgical procedures for elective and emergency admissions. The service is well supported by vascular radiologists and a fully equipped vascular laboratory.
The successful candidate will join the team and work flexibly to cover the varied workload and service commitments.
The Trust in partnership with King’s College London and Guys & St Thomas’ Foundation was approved Academic Health Sciences Centre (King’s Health Partners) and as part of this has recently opened a new £30 million research institute with a major cardiovascular focus. It is expected that the successful appointee will deliver an outstanding clinical service and support the integrated academic-clinical vascular unit.
King’s College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust is one of the UK’s largest and busiest teaching hospitals. The Trust is recognized internationally for its work in liver disease and transplantation, neurosciences, cardiac, haemato-oncology, stroke and major trauma. On 1 October 2013, King’s took over the running of the Princess Royal University Hospital in Bromley and Orpington Hospital, as well as some services at Beckenham Beacon and Queen Mary’s Hospital, Sidcup. The new enlarged organisation has over 11,500 staff and provides over 1.5 million patient contacts a year. 10,000 babies are delivered by our hospitals each year, and over 750 patients come to our Emergency Departments every day. You can also support the work of King’s College Hospital at togetherwecan.org.uk