Mr Aspinall qualified from Bristol University. Anatomy Demonstrator University of London 1996.
He undertook basic and higher surgical training in the Northern Deanery. MD Newcastle University 2004. Fellowship in Royal Adelaide Hospital, South Australia, 2008.
Consultant Surgeon Northumbria Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust 2009-2018. Consultant Surgeon with subspecialist interest in Endocrine Surgery, Aberdeen Royal Infirmary 2018. National Audit Lead British Association of Endocrine and Thyroid Surgeons from 2016.