F. David Skidmore OBE MA MD (Cantab) FRCS (Ed) FRCS (Eng)

Firm Name

F. David Skidmore OBE MA MD (Cantab) FRCS (Ed) FRCS (Eng)

Address Office Address
2 The Close
Telephone 020 8318 6923 (24 hours)
Fax 020 8852 6919
Email Click here to email F. David Skidmore OBE MA MD (Cantab) FRCS (Ed) FRCS (Eng)
Website www.cancersurgeonconsultant.co.uk
Area of Expertise Medical
About Us Consultant Surgeon and Surgical Oncologist

Chief Medical Officer, UK Medical Consultants Ltd and UK Surgical Consultants Ltd

Admissions and Clinics:

The Wellington Hospital

Areas of Expertise:
- Medical negligence assessment and reports
- Breast and endocrine cancer surgical management
- Colorectal cancers and associated bowel conditions
- Major trauma and intensive care management
Personal injury assessments and reports


Mr Skidmore read Natural Sciences at Cambridge and Clinical Studies at Birmingham University Medical School. He subsequently worked in university hospitals in Birmingham, Cambridge, Edinburgh and Manchester (Christie Hospital), University College Hospital, London and in the USA.

Key Published Papers:

Relationship of benign and malignant breast disease
ITU management, surgical nutrition
Cancer demographics, ageing and implications of diagnostic delay in management of malignant tumours
MD thesis: Cardiac embryology (British Heart Foundation Research Fellow)

About Us:

Mr Skidmore has 35 years’ experience as a consultant cancer and general surgeon and has worked in London and South East England since 1980. He has been a national committee member of the British Association of Surgical Oncology. He has provided more than 1450 major medicolegal reports for Solicitors, insurers, NHSLA, Coroners and the Health Ombudsman. He has expertise of civil and criminal court attendance.