Michael Hughes

Mr Hughes’s main clinical interests include hepatobiliary-pancreatic resectional surgery, minimally invasive HPB surgery and emergency/trauma surgery.

Michael Hughes

Consultant Hepatobiliary and General Surgeon and Honorary Senior Lecturer

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Appointments and Activities

After graduating from the University of Aberdeen medical school, Mr Hughes completed surgical training in South East Scotland. Mr Hughes was appointed as a Defence Medical Services consultant in HPB and general surgery in 2020 following completion of an HPB and trauma fellowship in Oslo, Norway.

Mr Hughes actively participates in surgical teaching within the University of Edinburgh medical school and has an ongoing research interest in Enhanced Recovery After Surgery and prehabilitation.


Bachelor of Medical Sciences - BMedSci University of Aberdeen 2002

Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery - MBChB University of Aberdeen 2005

Doctor of Medicine - MD University of Edinburgh 2016

Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh - FRCSEd 2018