Ms Lynn Stevenson

Consultant General and Colorectal Surgeon

MBChB University of Aberdeen 2001 Masters in Medical Law (MML) University of Glasgow 2009 FRCS(Ed) Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh 2010

Professional Memberships

  • General Medical Council (GMC)
  • Fellow of The Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh
  • Association of Coloproctology of Great Britain and Ireland (ASCGBI)
  • British Medical Association

Clinical Interests

  • Colonoscopy
  • Flexible sigmoidoscopy
  • Haemorrhoid management
  • Anal fissure management
  • Irritable bowel issues
  • Chronic abdominal pain
  • Diverticular disease
  • Functional bowel disorders
  • Colorectal cancer - diagnosis and management
  • Rectal bleeding
  • Fistula in ano
  • Laparoscopic surgery
  • Inguinal/umbilical/epigastric/incisional hernia repair
  • Day/minor surgery including removal of 'lumps and bumps'
  • Investigation of rectal bleeding

Personal profile

Ms Lynn Stevenson is a Consultant Colorectal and General Surgeon at Aberdeen Royal Infirmary, consulting privately at BMI Albyn Hospital. She has an interest in all aspects of general surgery including hernia management and minor 'lumps and bumps' removal, as well as a specialist interest in colorectal surgery. In colorectal surgery, Ms Stevenson specialises in the treatment of benign colorectal conditions including haemorrhoids, anal fistula, anal fissures, functional disorders, faecal incontinence and diverticular disease. Ms Stevenson also specialises in colorectal cancer diagnosis and management, offering patients rapid access to clinical consultation and appropriate and timely investigations.

Ms Stevenson graduated in medicine from the University of Aberdeen in 2001. Following this she successfully completed a Masters in Medical Law degree in 2009 from the University of Glasgow with her final dissertation on consent and then became a Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh in 2010.  Ms Stevenson was selected by Ethicon for a prestigious fellowship in laparoscopic (key-hole) colorectal surgery in 2011. Her current professional memberships include the Association of Coloproctology of Great Britain and Ireland (ACPGBI) and she has been a Regional Surgical Advisor for the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh. With a focus on patient-centred care, Ms Stevenson looks forward to meeting with you at one of her clinics.

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