Vascular Surgery

The Clinical Lead for vascular surgery was appointed with the endorsement of the Vascular Society.  Neha Patel ( is the project manager for this workstream.

Clinical Lead, Professor Mike Horrocks

Mike has focused on both elective and emergency Vascular Surgery in networks and Trusts throughout his long career.

He was Professor of Surgery in Bath before his recent retirement and has been Secretary General of the European Society of Vascular Surgery, President of the Vascular Society of Great Britain and Ireland, President of ASGBI and a Council member of RCS chairing Education and Professional Standards, culminating as Senior Vice-President.

Appointed consultant surgeon at the Bristol Royal Infirmary in 1982, Mike moved to Bath in 1991 to take up the Postgraduate Chair in Surgery with an interest in vascular surgery. He attended Guys Hospital for his undergraduate training followed by post-graduate training at Ipswich, Guys Hospital, Medway, Kings and the South West.

The Vascular National Report is due to be published late summer 2017.

Project Manager: Neha Patel