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Mr Simon Clarke, Consultant Paediatric Surgeon

Specialising in:

Minimal access surgery; Hernia ( umbilical / inguinal), hydrocele, circumcision,  undescended testis

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Specialist Details
Full name

Mr Simon Clarke


BSc Hons MBBS FRCS(Eng) FRCS(Paed Surg)


Consultant Paediatric Surgeon

Simon Clarke

Paediatric general surgery

Site specialisation

Neonatal and minimal access surgery

Site specialisation 2
Clinical interests

Minimal access surgery; Hernia ( umbilical / inguinal), hydrocele, circumcision,  undescended testis

Background Information

Simon was trained in London, (Great Ormond Street, Chelsea and St Georges) Oxford and Hong Kong. This involved extensive exposure to minimal access surgery. He has a busy practice in West London and specialises in surgery for procedures such as inguinal hernia but also gastro-oesophegal reflux and lower Gastrointestinal condition.

Languages spoken


Regular Cromwell clinics


Clinic days

Mon: Tue: pmWed: Thurs: Fri: Sat:

Appointments telephone number

020 7460 5700

Additional Career Information
Year qualified



Executive Board Member British Association of Paediatric Endoscopic Surgeons

NHS hospitals

Chelsea and Westminster


Royal Brompton Hospital

Research interests

Simulation and training in paediatric surgery

Key published papers

Nataraj R, Clarke SA, Drake D. Training in the Modernising Medical Careers Era: Procedure Based Assessments -  The  Parents Perspective. Ann R Coll Surg Engl Bulletin Oct 2010 Nataraja RM, Fishman JR, Naseer A, Dodge J, Walters SM, Clarke SA, Haddad   MJ  Percutaneous Endoscopic Gastrostomy Placement in a Human Immunodeficiency Virus-Positive Pediatric Population Leads to an Increase in Minor Complications.Laparoendosc Adv Surg Tech A. 2010 Dec 31.  Pacilli M, Eaton S, Fell JM, Rawat D, Clarke S, Haddad MJ. Surgery in Children With Crohn Disease Refractory to Medical Therapy. J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr. 2010 Oct 20 Fishman J , Blackburn SC, Jones NJ, Madden N, De Caluwe D, Haddad MJ, Clarke SA. Does Thoracoscopic Congenital Diaphragmatic hernia repair cause a significant intra-operative acidosis. J Pediatr Surg. 2011 Mar; 46(3):458-61 Nataraja RM, Teague WJ, Galea J, Moore L, Haddad MJ, Tsang T, Khurana S, Clarke SA. Comparison of intra-abdominal abscess formation after laparoscopic and open appendicectomies in children J Pediatr Surg. 2012 Feb;47(2):317-21.