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Mr Ian Lindsey FRACS

Consultant Colorectal Surgeon

Mr Ian Lindsey was appointed as Consultant Colorectal Surgeon at the Oxford Radcliffe NHS Trust in 2002. He qualified in 1988 from the University of Melbourne.

He undertook General Surgery training in Australia at the Alfred Hospital, before entering the highly competitive 2 year Australasian Colorectal Fellowship. The first year in 1998 was spent at St Vincent’s and Box Hill Hospitals, Melbourne, and the second in 2001 at the John Radcliffe Hospital, Oxford. In between he spent 2 years of research in Oxford into pelvic dysfunction. His research won him a number of prizes including the Royal College of Surgeons of England HJ Windsor Prize, the Brian Smith Memorial Foundation Award for Colorectal Surgery Research, the Mark Killingback Prize for best paper by a Colorectal Fellow (twice), the New York Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons Prize for Best Clinical Podium Paper, the American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons Robert W. Beart Jr. Impact Paper of the Year Award, the Association of Coloproctology of Great Britain and Ireland Colon and Rectal Disease Research Foundation Poster Prize.

He has published over fifty peer-reviewed scientific papers including five randomised controlled trials, ninety scientific papers with published abstracts, eight book chapters and is editing a textbook of pelvic floor disorders. He has subspecialty interest and tertiary expertise in colorectal surgery particularly pelvic floor disorders, laparoscopic colorectal surgery and perineo-proctology.

Ian Lindsey