The Circulation Clinic Surgical Team:
MBChB, MD, FRCS
Graduating from the University of Leicester in 2000, Mr McMahon went on to train in Vascular Surgery in the East Midlands. He undertook research into carotid artery disease and was awarded his MD from the University of Leicester in 2011; he was twice awarded the prestigious Sol Cohen (Founder’s Prize) by the Vascular Society of Great Britain and Ireland for his work. He was admitted to the Fellowship of the Royal College of Surgeons of England by examination in 2012.
After completing his surgical training in the UK, Mr McMahon undertook post-certification training in advanced open and endovascular techniques in Christchurch, New Zealand. He was appointed as a Consultant Vascular and Endovascular Surgeon at the Royal Derby Hospital on his return to the UK, and joined the Vascular Surgery team at Glenfield Hospital, Leicester in 2017. He is the Clinical Director for the Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Screening Programme and has lead responsibilities for undergraduate education; in addition he maintains a keen interest in postgraduate training, not least by teaching and lecturing on a number of national courses. He is an Honorary Lecturer in Cardiovascular Sciences at the University of Leicester.
Mr McMahon has a clinical interest in minimally invasive treatments, and performed the first percutaneous abdominal aneurysm repair in Leicester, and he and his colleagues Mr Harj Rayt and Dr Neghal Khandiyil undertook the first percutaneous fenestrated endovascular aneurysm repair (FEVAR) in Leicester. He maintains his clinical and research interest in the management of carotid disease.
His areas of clinical expertise include:
Minimally invasive treatment of varicose veins (endovenous ablation, foam sclerotherapy), carotid surgery, keyhole aortic surgery, peripheral arterial disease, claudication, portacath insertion
What Mr. McMahon's patients think...
'I have felt at ease with Mr McMahon. He has been honest and treated me with respect. He has listened to my signs and concerns. Listened and treated me as a patient and not treated previous lifestyle'
'Very polite explained everything very well. Didn’t make me feel nervous'
'A superb service by any standard'