Mr Martin Claridge

Consultant Vascular & Endovascular Surgeon


Professional Memberships

  • British Medical Association
  • Royal Society of Medicine
  • Vascular Society of Great Britain & Ireland (VSGBI)
  • British Society of Endovascular Therapy

Clinical Interests

  • Varicose veins
  • Foam sclerotherapy
  • VNUS closure
  • Claudication and leg pain
  • Leg ulcers
  • Arterial disease
  • Stroke and carotid endarterectomy
  • Bypass surgery
  • Angioplasty and stenting
  • Open aneurysm surgery
  • Endovascular aneurysm repair

Personal profile

Martin qualified from University College London Medical School. He trained exclusively in specialist vascular and endovascular surgery in Birmingham and Australia and has a doctorate in vascular research from Birmingham University. In 2011, Martin was appointed as Consultant Vascular and Endovascular Surgeon at Heart of England Hospitals and became Clinical Director of this major UK vascular unit in 2015. He is the Educational Lead for Vascular Surgery in the West Midlands.

Martin is a knowledgeable and approachable expert in keyhole procedures for venous disease and varicose veins. He specialises in minimally invasive endovascular techniques, including ultrasound-guided foam sclerotherapy, radiofrequency ablation and microsclerotherapy.

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