Bariatric Surgery Team

We have an experienced team at North Bristol NHS Trust dedicated to giving you the best care and achieving your weight and health goals.

We have been performing weight loss surgery since 2003 and have operated on more than 700 patients.

Surgeons

Head of Service
Mr Jim Hewes

Mr Alan Osborne

Mr James Hopkins

Mr Dimitrios Pournaras 

Endocrine and weight loss physician
Dr Kathryn Lonnen

Bariatric Practitioner 
Dafydd Wilson-Evans

Dietician
Rachel Burns
Jeanette Lamb

Psychologists
Rachel Gunary and Emma Kewin

Bariatric Specialist Nurse
Alexandra Rossiter

Lead Anaesthetist
Dr Jill Homewood

Radiographer
Daniel Sharp

Bariatric Co-ordinator
Pauline Clifford
Diane Smith
Telephone: 0117 4140854

Waiting List Co-ordinator
Ausra Poliakaite
Telephone: 0117 4148826

Pharmacist
Danielle Wig