Mr Paul Tisi

Consultant Vascular Surgeon


MBBS (Hons), MS FRCS(Gen.Surg) PGCert. Med Ed. FHEA, MFMLM

Year Qualified


GMC Number


Main NHS Base

Bedford Hospital NHS Trust

Member Of

  • Vascular Society for Great Britain and Ireland
  • European Society for Vascular Surgery
  • British Association of Sclerotherapists

Scope of Practice

  • Varicose veins
  • Thread or spider veins
  • Leg ulcers
  • Diagnosis and treatment of vein disease
  • Hernias

Areas of Expertise

  • Varicose veins
  • Radiofrequency ablation (Closure Procedure)
  • Ultrasound-guided foam sclerotherapy
  • Mechanico-chemical ablation for varicose veins
  • Thread veins
  • Hernias
  • Inguinal hernia

Training & Background

Mr Paul Tisi trained in vascular surgery in the Wessex region and was appointed as Consultant Vascular and General Surgeon at Bedford Hospital in 2001, whilst also providing outreach services to Luton & Dunstable Hospital. Mr Tisi is currently Medical Director at Bedford Hospital. His clinical time is predominantly focussed on all aspects of diagnosis and treatment of vein disease including newer treatments such as ClariVein. Mr Tisi is a member of the national Clinical Reference Group for Vascular Surgery.