Mr Daryll Baker


Consultant Surgeon

Mr Daryll Baker read medicine at Oxford University and gained his PhD from the University of Wales. He trained in surgery in Nottingham, Edinburgh and London.

Mr Baker has been a Vascular Consultant Surgeon for over 15 years and runs a busy extensive Vascular practice attracting patients from both within the UK and also worldwide. His surgical practice embraces all open and endovascular interventions in arteries and veins. He leads the largest hyperhidrosis service in North London.
Mr Baker is the Vascular Clinical Lead for North Central London managing all the vascular services between the Royal Free Hospital, the Whittington Hospital, the North Middlesex Hospital, Barnet and Chase Farm Hospitals, University Hospitals and the Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital.

He is a Senior Lecture in Vascular Surgery at University College London and he and his research team have written and presented over 150 academic papers both nationally and internationally. He is a member of the British Journal of Surgery Editorial council and reviews papers for several other journals . He is the Surgical External examiner for the University of Brighton and Sussex, the Royal College of Surgeons of Ireland Medical School and the Malaysian Penang Medical School. He is regularly the external examiner for the Sri Lankan College of Surgeons.

Mr Baker has been a council member of the Vascular Society, Association of Surgeons of Great Britain and Ireland and Surgical Academic and Research Society.

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Hospital Locations

Royal Free Hospital

Year qualified


Country of qualification

Oxford, England

Languages spoken



  • Vascular Surgery


  • Royal College of Surgeons of England
  • Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh
  • Vascular Society of Great Britain and Ireland
  • Society of Academic and Research Surgeons
  • Association of Surgeons of Great Britain and Ireland
  • European Society of Vascular Surgery

Procedures offered

  • Carotid body tumour surgery and carotid endarterectomy
  • Aortic aneurysm surgery (open, endovascular and complex endovascular, EVAR)
  • Venous disease management:
  • Varicose vein surgery: Endovenous laser therapy (EVLT), VNUS closure procedure, Varicose vein laser treatment, sclerotherapy treatment)
  • Venous leg ulcer treatment including bandaging
  • Deep vein thrombosis management (including endovenous procedures)
  • Peripheral vascular disease including diabetic foot management (angioplasty, stenting Femero-popliteal bypass surgery, amputations and wound management)
  • Thoracic Outlet Decompression Surgery
  • Hernia surgery (Femoral hernia repair, Open and Laparoscopic TAPP and TEP inguinal hernia repair, paraumbilical and umbilical hernia repair, incisional hernia repair, sports hernia repair)
  • Hyperhidrosis management (thoracoscopic and lumbar sympathectomy, axillary curettage, Botox, iontophoresis, medical management)

Clinical interests

  • Complex arterial and venous disease management
  • Hernias
  • Hyperhidrosis

Research interests

  • Vascular Biology

Mr Daryll Baker, Consultant Surgeon is available to be seen for consultations at Royal Free London