Mark was educated and brought up in Kent, England and trained in medicine at the Middlesex Hospital Medical School, London. He and his wife worked in London, the Midlands, Scotland and the South West before settling in Gloucestershire, and now Jersey. Mark is married with two lovely grown up children.

University Education

The Middlesex Hospital Medical School, London 1979-1984


MB BS July 1984 London
FRCS Oct 1988 London
MS Dec 1992 London
LLM June 2005 Cardiff (masters in medical law)

Mark Whyman, Vein and Hernia Surgeon

Current Public Appointment

Consultant Vascular and General Surgeon, General Hospital Jersey

Previous Public Employment

Consultant Vascular and General Surgeon, Gloucestershire Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust 1996-2021.

Registrar Training posts/rotations

Derriford Hospital, Plymouth
Bristol Royal Infirmary
Southmead Hospital, Bristol
St John’s Hospital, Livingston
Royal Infirmary Edinburgh
Western General Hospital, Edinburgh
Lincoln County Hospital
University Hospital, Nottingham
City Hospital, Nottingham

Surgical Research

MS degree granted by the University of London. The work for this was carried out at the Wolfson Unit for Prevention of Peripheral Vascular Diseases, Medical School, Edinburgh University. Title of thesis:- “Measurement and monitoring of femoral atheromatous lesions using colour duplex ultrasound – validation studies and clinical application”.

Leisure interests


Computers and “gadgets”