Oliver Jones is a Consultant Colorectal Surgeon at the Oxford University Hospital NHS Trust. He undertook junior doctor training in Oxford, Glasgow, Cambridge and London, including St Marks Hospital. He undertook registrar training in the Wessex region before completing his training at the world-renowned Royal Brisbane Hospital in Australia. This gave him a unique experience in complex laparoscopic (keyhole) colorectal surgery for benign and malignant disease, offering safe surgery with improved cosmetic results and faster recovery compared to conventional surgery.
He was awarded a MD degree for his research into mechanisms of faecal continence and defaecation, their disorders and treatment. His research won prizes including the BJS Prize at the Association of Coloproctology of Great Britain and Ireland (ACPGBI), the Norman Tanner Prize at the Royal Society of Medicine (RSM) and culminated in election as a Hunterian Professor at the Royal College of Surgeons.
Mr Jones has published two books and over a hundred journal articles and book chapters. He is currently the Colorectal Lead for Endometriosis in Oxford (the EndoCaRe Centre Oxford) and former Chairman of the Pelvic Floor Multidisciplinary Team (MDT).? He is currently Programme Secretary of The National Pelvic Floor Society. He is Clinical Director for Surgery at Oxford University Hospitals NHS Trust.?