This is the personal website of Mr Andrew McLaren DM, FRCS.
Mr McLaren is a Consultant Surgeon with Buckinghamshire Healthcare NHS Trust and Chair of the Division of Surgery, Anaesthesia and Critical Care.
This website provides a factual description of services provided and some information about specific procedures.
Mr McLaren sees NHS patients at both Stoke Mandeville and Wycombe Hospitals. NHS patients are entitled to see any consultant of their choosing - this is enshrined in the Patient Choice promise (more details on the NHS website). Your GP can refer you from whereever you live in the country.
Specialist one-stop diagnostic clinics for thyroid lumps are provided at both hospitals in addition to general surgery.
Mr McLaren specialises in minimal access thyroid and parathyroid surgery. Daycase thyroid surgery is offered as a routine to many patients and the results of this have been published in national journals.
Mr McLaren also accepts private referrals and sees private patients at The Chiltern Hospital and The Paddocks Hospital.