Medical Expert Witness

Occupation: Consultant General and Vascular Surgeon
Qualifications: DM MA FRCS
Explanation of
Qualifications:
Doctor of medicine (Oxon), Master of arts (Oxon), Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons of England
Organisation: University College London Hospitals NHS Trust
Address: British Vein Institute
24-28 The Broadway
Amersham
HP7 0HP
Telephone: 0870 609 2389
Fax: 0872 111 7042
Email: p.coleridgesmith@adsum-healthcare.co.uk
Website: www.medical-expert-witness.co.uk
Article (1): Deep vein thrombosis following long haul air travel (pdf)
Article (2): Foam sclerotherapy clinical series
Press Article (1): Varicose veins cured by foam sclerotherapy (Daily Mail)
Press Article (2): Varicose veins cured by foam sclerotherapy (Daily Mail)
Press Article (3): Varicose veins cured by foam sclerotherapy (Daily Mail)
Publications: List of publications
Legal References: (none at present)
Areas of Expertise:
  • Vascular disease and surgery.
  • Venous disease and disorders.
  • Varicose veins.
  • Venous thromboembolism.
  • Deep vein thrombosis.
  • Pulmonary embolism.
  • Surgical treatment of post-thrombotic syndrome.
  • Microcirculation Mr Coleridge Smith is Consultant Vascular Surgeon at the British Vein Institute.
  • His clinical practiceinvolves the management and treatment of patients withvascular disorders, including venous thromboembolic disease.
  • His research interests have covered investigations intodiagnosis, prevention and treatment of venous thromboembolismin surgical patients and more recently in long distance travellers.
  • He is one of the leading UK experts on treatment of varicose veins.
  • He has written over 200 publications on surgical topics, including vascular disease, venous disorders and the microcirculation.
  • He has also contributed to several Medical textbooks.
  • Av. no. of new instructions a year : 30.
  • No. of reports written in last 3 years : 100+
Area of Work: All of the UK
Terms of Business: Standard Terms