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Best General Surgeons in London, UK

100 results found for 'General Surgery' in London, UK

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Expert in: General Surgery
Recommended by 2 specialists
20 years of experience
Laparoscopic (key-hole) Surgery , Upper GI (Gastrointestinal) Surgery

Mr Borzoueh (Boz) Mohammadi is a Consultant Upper Gastrointestinal and General Surgeon. His NHS base is University College London NHS Foundation Trust and he sees patients privately at a number of locations, including The Harley Street Clinic and the Princess Grace Hospital.

He qualified from the Royal Free Hospital School of Medicine in 1999, passing with Distinction and achieving several prizes. He then undertook postgraduate surgical training, which included specialist research in Pancreatic Islet Cell transplantation. Mr Mohammadi was awarded a Fellowship of the Royal College of Surgeons of England in 2011 and then pursued Fellowships in Advanced Laparoscopic and Bariatric Surgery at UCLH and complex Oesophagogastric Cancer Surgery at the Royal Marsden Hospital.

He was appointed as a Consultant at UCLH in 2013 and is chair of the specialist oesophago-gastric MDT and Clinical Lead for the emergency and elective care transformation programmes at the hospital. He is also committed to research in translational medicine and is the Principal Invesiator in EndoStim Anti-reflux surgery and the forthcoming Proton Beam Therapy for Oesophageal Cancer. Mr Mohammadi is also developoing a Robotic programme in oesophago-gastric surgery at UCLH. He is highly experienced in laparoscocpic and open surgery for a wide range of conditions including for gallbladder, anti-reflux and hernia. In addition to clinical work he is also an Honorary Senior Lecturer at UCLH.


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Expert in: General Surgery
15 years of experience

Mr Jaffer is a conscientious and caring clinician - he believes in providing as much information as you need to make an informed choice about your care. He has a masters degree in medical ultrasound and can perform a scan at the time of consultation to aid in rapid and accurate diagnosis and decision making. Whilsts working within a team he developed a simulation an assessment tools for treating medical emergencies and performing medical ultrasound. 

Mr Jaffer treats patients with varicose veins and arterial problems and also treat general surgical complaints like hernias and lumps and bumps. 

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Expert in: General Surgery
Recommended by 4 specialists
21 years of experience
Gastroenterology , Colorectal Surgery , Laparoscopic (key-hole) Surgery

Mr Chetan Bhan is a Consultant General and Colorectal Surgeon who qualified from Guy’s and St Thomas’ Medical School in 1998. Mr Bhan’s surgical training in London and the South East included research into lower gastrointestinal disorders and advanced colorectal training in complex surgery. He completed his training in Sydney, Australia where he completed a fellowship in advanced laparoscopic techniques. 

Mr Bhan’s areas of special interest include surgical management of hernias, gallstones, colorectal cancer, inflammatory bowel disease (IBD), diverticular disease and pelvic floor disorders. He has developed the Single Incision Laparoscopic Surgery (SILS) colorectal service (virtually scarless surgery) at the Whittington Hospital where he is also Head of the Department of Surgery.

He is also reponsible for training the next generation of surgeons in his position as Training Programme Director for surgical training in North Central and East London.

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Expert in: General Surgery
Recommended by 1 specialist
26 years of experience
Upper GI (Gastrointestinal) Surgery , Laparoscopic (key-hole) Surgery

Mr Imber studied medicine at Cambridge University, qualifying in 1992. He went on to specialise in open and laparoscopic abdominal, liver and pancreatic surgery and Liver Transplantation, practising in London, Cambridge and Birmingham. He was appointed to the post of Consultant Surgeon in 2006.

Mr Imber has special interests in complex abdominal wall Hernia surgery, Hepatobiliary and Pancreatic Surgery, Liver Transplantation, Laparoscopic Surgery and Emergency Surgery. His practice covers all aspects of benign and malignant disease in this area. 

He is still active in research, combining academic work with his clinical practice, and has had more than 50 peer-reviewed papers published in leading medical journals as well as being an invited speaker at several International specialist conferences.


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Expert in: General Surgery
26 years of experience
Colorectal Surgery

As a consultant in laparoscopic and colorectal surgery, Mr Anthony Antoniou works at St. Mark’s Hospital which is an internationally recognised centre specialising in colorectal and intestinal diseases. Mr Antoniou treats all conditions ranging from general surgery, as well as colorectal surgery. He also attends to small emergencies as well as cancer treatments. 

For patients who have recurring or advanced stages of colorectal cancer, Mr Antoniou has the ability to perform complex cancer surgery on them. He also specializes in benign bowel pathology. His research interests include the development and treatment of malignant and benign colorectal diseases and he has conducted his research amongst several renowned centres.


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Expert in: General Surgery
23 years of experience
Colorectal Surgery , Laparoscopic (key-hole) Surgery

Mr Edward Westcott is a Consultant General Surgeon, with sub-specialties in Irritable Bowel Disease and Colorectal. His NHS base is Guy’s and St Thomas’ Hospital and he also sees patients privately, including at The London Digestive Centre.

Mr Westcott was appointed a consultant in 2012 and his main areas of practice are colorectal cancer, IBD, hidradenitis supurativa of the groin and perineum, proctology including fistula and hernia surgery. He performs both laparoscopic and open surgery.

He studied at St Mary’s Hospital Medical School and undertook surgical training at five of London’s main teaching hospitals. He attained an MD based on his research into the pathogenesis of Crohn’s Disease at St Mark’s Hospital.


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Expert in: General Surgery
Recommended by 1 specialist
25 years of experience
Upper GI (Gastrointestinal) Surgery , Laparoscopic (key-hole) Surgery

Mr Khaled Dawas is Head of the UGI Surgery Service at University College London Hospitals (UCLH) and an Honorary Clinical Lecturer at University College London.

He was awarded his medical degree at the University of Cambridge in 1994. He trained as a General Surgeon in London and Oxford. Subspecialisation in Upper GI Surgery was then honed in Oxford, Birmingham and Australia, qualifying as a Consultant Surgeon in 2007. During his training, Mr Dawas completed a fellowship in Perth, Australia where he dedicated a significant amount of time to perfecting his laparoscopic “keyhole” surgical skills.

Since his appointment, Mr Dawas has contributed significantly to building and improving the Upper Gastrointestinal Services at UCLH. It is now  one of the larger units inthe UK. His specialist interest lies in the diagnosis and surgical treatment of cancer of the stomach and oesophagus as well as the surgical treatment of hiatus hernias and acid reflux. His surgery data is available on the national NOGCA database. He is also a specialist in the surgical management of gallstones and hernias through open and “keyhole” surgery. On the endoscopy front, Mr Dawas provides routine endoscopy as well as advanced nutrition access eg PEG.

Mr Dawas is an expereinced teacher and mentor. He holds a position as an Honorary Clinical Lecturer at UCL where he furthers his academic interests. He regularly teaches medical students and is a supervisor for surgical trainees at all levels of training. He has been described by his junior doctors as“an inspirational mentor”. He chairs the UCLH GI Surgery Eduational Forum.

In his private practice, he ensures all his patients’ questions are answered. He believes in tailored patient plans and has a flexible appointment system in Harley Street and Chelsea. He strives to give his patients as much data and information to help them make an informed decision about their treatment.

If you can’t find him in the operating room you will probably find him swimming, running or cycling.

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Expert in: General Surgery
14 years of experience
Vascular Surgery

Mr Mohamed Abdelhamid is a Consultant Vascular and Endovascular Surgeon in London. He specialises in the management of varicose veins, thread & spider veins, peripheral arterial disease, abdominal aortic aneurysm, carotid artery disease, thoracic outlet syndrome, leg ulcers and lympdedaema.

He is based at St George's University Hospitals NHS Trust but also an Honorary Consultant at Epsom and St Helier's University Hospitals NHS Trust, acting as principal vascular surgeon. He runs private clinics at The Harley Street Clinic, The Lister Hospital, The New Malden Diagnostic Centre and St Anthony’s Hospital .

After graduating from the Cairo University Medical School in 1998 with Honours, Mr Abdelhamid completed a research and MSc degree in 2002 followed by a surgical residency training programme at Cairo University Hospital in 2003. He started his higher surgical training in Cairo before moving to the UK, undertaking research at the University of Birmingham and General and Vascular Surgery training in London. During this time, Mr Abdelhamid worked at St Thomas' Hospital, King's College Hospital, St Mary's Hospital and Kent & Canterbury Hospital. Following this, he completed a two year Endovascular Fellowship in Australia before being appointed as Consultant Vascular & Endovascular Surgeon at St George’s University Hospital in 2017.

Alongside his clinical work Mr Abdelhamid is actively involved in research. He has published extensively in high impact vascular surgery journals and has also written a chapter for a textbook.

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Expert in: General Surgery
34 years of experience
Breast Surgery , Endocrine Surgery

Mr. Dimitri Hadjiminas is a specialist breast, thyroid and parathyroid surgeon. He is currently Consultant Breast Surgeon and Honorary Senior Lecturer at Imperial College, London.

Mr Hadjiminas runs a rapid (one-stop) diagnostic service for breast problems, as part of a multi-disciplinary team for the treatment of breast cancer.

His special interests include surgery for breast cancer, breast reconstruction including partial reconstruction using LD or LICAP/AICAP flaps, other oncoplastic techniques, sentinel node biopsy, augmentations and reductions, thyroid and parathyroid surgery.

He performs minimally invasive parathyroid surgery after localisation of an adenoma if necessary under local anaesthesia.

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Expert in: General Surgery
33 years of experience

Mr Sudip Ray is a Consultant Vascular Surgeon at Kingston and Charing cross hospitals in 2000 and the Chairman of the Thrombosis Group of Kingston Hospital. After qualifying from Magdalen College, Oxford University and completing clinical studies at the Westminster Hospital, London, He worked as a Consultant at Frimley Park Hospital and a Senior Registrar at both St.Thomas' and St. George's hospitals in London. In the past, Mr Ray has also worked as a Travelling Fellow in the prestigious vascular centres at UCLA, California and Albany Medical Centre, New York. Currently, he also practices privately in Wimbledon, Kingston, Harley Street, and the Channel Islands.

Mr Ray is experienced in all aspects of the arterial and venous disease but is particularly interested in minimally invasive keyhole treatment of varicose veins, management of deep vein thrombosis, arterial blockages of the legs and sclerotherapy. He is the UK lead trainer for the procedure, Venaseal, a technique to close veins using medical superglue without the need for anaesthetic. 


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What is a General Surgeon?

General surgery refers to a surgeon with a wide variety of surgical skills that can diagnose and treat a wide range of surgical conditions.

When to see a General Surgeon?

You may want to consult a general surgeon if you require surgery such as hernia operations, colon cancer surgery, appendicectomy and breast surgery.

What procedures can you find at a General Surgery clinic?