Area of Practice Colorectal and general surgery
Specialist Interests

Colorectal cancer and inflammatory bowel disease

Professional Profile

Mr Lawes is the Clinical Director for Surgery at Maidstone and Tunbridge Wells Trust. He has been working at the Trust for over nine years. He trained at University College London, The Royal London Hospital, St Bartholomew’s Hospital, St Marks Hospital and the Mayo Clinic in the United States.

He treats a wide range of general surgical problems ranging from gall stones to hernias but his particular area of special interest is laparoscopic colorectal surgery, particularly the management of colorectal cancer, inflammatory bowel disease and disorders with the pelvic floor. He was recently the Lead for Colorectal Cancer Research in Kent, Surrey and Sussex and continues to have an active role in national research trials entering a number of patients into these from the local area.

Secretary contact details

01892 635963