Musgrove Park Hospital, part of Somerset NHS Foundation Trust, located in Taunton, Somerset, became the first SRC accredited Center of Excellence in Metabolic & Bariatric Surgery in the United Kingdom in 2009. The multidisciplinary team customizes treatment plans to each patient. Patient education prior to surgery is a cornerstone of the care given at Musgrove Park Hospital. Following surgery, the hospital provides long-term support to assist patients in maintaining good health. Musgrove Park Hospital performs 250 bariatric operations each year, including gastric banding, gastric bypass and sleeve gastrectomy.
Surgeons of Excellence in Metabolic & Bariatric Surgery:
-Mr. David Mahon, MD, FRCS
-Mr. Matthew Mason, FRCS
-Mr. Hamish Noble, MS, FRCS
-Mr. Richard Welbourn, MD, FRCS