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Mr Chris John

Associate Specialist General Surgeon

Mr John is an associate specialist who has worked at the RUH in Bath for the last 15 years. He specialises in general and laparoscopic surgery as well as emergency surgery.

He has performed over 1000 hernia repairs, with lower than national average complication rates. He has particular experience in local anaesthetic hernia repair, as well as laparoscopic hernia repair.

He is involved with training juniors and teaches on the Basic Surgical Skills Course and the regional deanery skills course

Mr John currently only provides NHS services at Sulis Hospital Bath.


  • Anal fistula

  • Flexible sigmoidoscopy

  • Gallbladder removal (cholecystectomy)

  • Hernia surgery

  • Pilonidal sinus treatment

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Additional information about Mr Chris John

He is married with three children. His interests include walking, cycling and supporting Bath Rugby club.


Hernia and gallbladder surgery

Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons of England
British Medical Association
Association of Surgeons of England

Our Private Patient Advisors are available to answer your questions about becoming a patient on 01761 422288 from 8am to 6pm during the week.

How to find us
Just 10 minutes from Bath
The Sulis Hospital Bath,
Foxcote Avenue,
Peasedown St John,
Bath, BA2 8SQ
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By Car

Sulis Hospital is located 6 miles south of Bath city centre. Travelling from Bath, head south west on the A367. After you pass the Audi and Mercedes-Benz dealerships, on your left, take the first exit at the roundabout into Wellow Lane. Then turn left into Foxcote Avenue. Sulis Hospital is immediately on your right hand side.


A visitors' car park is located directly in front of the hospital. This is free of charge to patients and visitors.

By Public Transport

There are regular buses to Peasedown St John. Please note the nearest bus stop is a short walk.