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Best Vascular Surgeons in London, UK

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Professor Mohideen Jameel - Vascular Surgeons
0.99 miles
Recommended by 5 specialists
34 years of experience

Professor Jameel Mohideen is a Consultant Vascular Surgeon with a special interest in endovascular surgery, varicose veins, leg ulcers, peripheral vascular disease and lymphoedema.

Professor Mohideen completed his undergraduate training in Sri Lanka and his surgical training was in Lancashire and Sussex. He went on to join the Academic Vascular Surgery Department at St. Mary’s Hospital, London and the Imperial College of Science, Technology and Medicine, London. He now works at the Whiteley Clinics where he has adopted The Whiteley Protocol.

Professor Mohideen has a keen interest in teaching and he was Clinical Lecturer at the John Radcliffe Hospital, Oxford and Queen’s Medical Centre, Nottingham. 

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Professor Mark Whiteley - Vascular Surgeons
0.99 miles
Recommended by 6 specialists
33 years of experience
Expert in: Varicose Veins, Varicose veins surgery, Endoscopic Vein Surgery, Endovenous Laser Ablation (EVLA) + 11 more

Professor Mark Whiteley is becoming known as the "Celebrity Veins Doctor" following his highly public treatment of Virgin DJ and Celebrity Chris Evans in November 2019. Using his pioneering techniques for varicose veins and thread veins, Mark has treated many celebrities over the last 20 years. Those who have gone public include Kate Lawler, Ian Hyland, and Eve Cameron. Mark has been featured in Tatler as "Best for veins" for the last 11 years.

Professor Mark Whiteley is a Consultant Venous Surgeon at The Whiteley Clinic and a visiting Professor at The University of Surrey. He is an expert in the diagnosis and treatment of Pelvic Congestion Syndrome and he was the first surgeon to perform endovenous (keyhole) surgery for varicose veins in the UK.

Professor Whiteley opened The Whiteley Clinic in 2003, which is now a network known as The Whiteley Clinic. He has a research and education unit there and his team has won national and international prizes for their advances in venous surgery for leg and pelvic veins. They have also published over 130 papers in peer-reviewed journals.

Professor Whiteley has been named as the recommended vein surgeon by Tatler for over 11 years. In 2001, he and Judy Holdstock invented the TRLOP technique used for closing incompetent perforating veins. He has also written a book - "Understanding Venous Reflux: The Cause of Varicose Veins and Venous Leg Ulcers" and had edited a book with Emma Dabbs "Advances in Phlebology and Venous Surgery Volume 1".

In February 2019 he performed the first microwave treatment of varicose veins in the UK.

In May 2019 he performed the first Echotherapy (Sonovein using HIFU - High Intensity focused ultrasound) treatment of varicose veins in the UK.

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Mr Gabriele Bertoni - Vascular Surgeons
0.99 miles
Recommended by 4 specialists
18 years of experience
Expert in: Endoscopic Vein Surgery, Endovenous Laser Ablation (EVLA), Thread Veins, Varicose Veins

Mr Gabriele Bertoni is a Consultant Vascular Surgeon, specialising in venous surgery at The Whiteley Clinic in London. He completed his undergraduate training in Italy and he also trained in Oxford, UK. Mr Bertoni qualified as a consultant in Italy in 2008 and in the UK in 2013. Mr Bertoni has an interest in research and he completed a PhD in vascular anatomy.

Outside work, Mr Bertoni enjoys windsurfing and scuba diving and spending time with his family.

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Mr Aaron Brian Sweeney - Vascular Surgeons
1.05 miles
Recommended by 1 specialist
25 years of experience
Expert in: Varicose veins surgery, Endoscopic Vein Surgery, Endovenous Laser Ablation (EVLA), Endovenous radiofrequency ablation + 16 more

Mr Aaron Sweeney is a consultant vascular surgeon, qualifying in 1992 from University College Dublin medical school. In 1995, he then moved to London and entered specialist surgical training, becoming dual-qualified in both general surgery and vascular surgery, going on to become one of the youngest ever consultants in vascular surgery when he was appointed to University Hospital Lewisham in 2002.

Mr Sweeney later became honorary consultant vascular surgeon to Bromley, Sidcup and King’s College Hospitals and was given a substantive appointment as consultant vascular surgeon to Guy’s and St. Thomas’ Hospital. He then became the Clinical Director of Surgery at Lewisham Hospital and was instrumental in the centralisation of emergency vascular surgery at St. Thomas’ in 2008 after spending the first 6 years of his consultant career offering a pro bono regional on call vascular service for South-East London and Kent.

In 2014 Mr Sweeney entered full-time private practice and now runs a large vascular surgery practice which he heads jointly with his medical colleague and friend, Mr Eddie Chaloner, himself a consultant vascular surgeon. His medical achievements are not to be overlooked; together with Mr Chaloner, they pioneered the use of lasers in venous surgery and brought Laser Vein Surgery to both the NHS and private medical practice.

Mr Sweeney's main focus moved to minimally invasive vein surgery and cosmetic venous surgery and year on year he performs more than 1000 laser and other minimally invasive vein treatments.

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Mr Eddie Chaloner - Vascular Surgeons
1.05 miles
30 years of experience
Expert in: Carotid Artery Disease, Claudication, Diabetic Foot Care, Endoscopic Vein Surgery + 15 more

Mr Eddie Chaloner received his medical degree from Oxford University in 1989. He later qualified as a general surgeon in 2001, training in the UK as well as in South Africa. Initially he was appointed consultant vascular surgeon at University College Hospitals London, later moving to work as a consultant at Lewisham Hospital.

He was the first surgeon in London and the South East of England to use the Endovenous Laser in 2002, the first surgeon in the UK to use the Clarivein system in 2010 and is an international key opinion leader in the field of Minimally invasive vein treatment under Local anaesthesia.

The Private Health Information network, which records all data on surgeons in private practice in the UK shows that Mr Chaloner is the leading vein surgeon in the UK by volume of cases per year, treating over 800 patients per annum

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Mr Michael Gaunt - Vascular Surgeons
1.05 miles
31 years of experience
Expert in: Thread Veins

Mr Gaunt is a nationally and internationally recognised vascular surgeon with 28 years’ clinical experience. He aims to combine the highest surgical and academic standards with a sympathetic and relaxed environment to achieve the best clinical and cosmetic results possible. He specialises in the minimally invasive treatment of varicose veins. 

Mr Gaunt has performed over 5,000 endovenous laser ablation procedures and 600 ClariVein procedures. And has written in several textbooks and published over 120 papers.


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Professor Nick Cheshire - Vascular Surgeons
1.12 miles
Expert in: Abdominal Aneurysm, Aortic aneurysms, Endovascular Stent Graft

Professor Nick Cheshire head of vascular surgery at Royal Brompton & Harefield NHS Foundation Trust, where he treats both NHS and private patients.

He is also a professor of vascular surgery at Imperial College London.

In 2010, Professor Cheshire led a city-wide review of vascular surgical services in London; the recommendations were adopted as the model for service delivery across the UK.

At the Royal College of Surgeons, he led a team in developing a national vascular skills training package, which has now been used in the UK for over 15 years.



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33 years of experience
Expert in: Varicose Veins, Varicose veins surgery, swollen legs, Abdominal Aneurysm + 29 more

Prof Braithwaite is available, daily, for online consultations and can then arrange a face to face meeting, with you, at the time of any planned investigations, saving you time and inconvenience. Book an appointment at

Prof Braithwaite trained in Cambridge, London, Oxford and the USA. He has been a Consultant Vascular Surgeon since the summer of 2000. He has over 28 years experience in the treatment of varicose veins. His qualifications include Master of Surgery, Master of Arts, Bachelor of Medicine and Surgery, Fellowship of the Royal College of Surgeons, and Fellowship in General Surgery.

A pioneer of research into varicose vein treatment, Prof Braithwaite led the team that introduced the Olympus RFiTT keyhole technique. With roles in the field including Council Member of the Venous Forum of the Royal Society of Medicine; Clinical Lead for the Cardiac, Vascular and Respiratory Department at Circle Healthcare, Nottingham and Founder Member of the International Society for Vascular Surgery - you can be sure you’re in safe hands.

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Mr Mohamed Abdelhamid - Vascular Surgeons
1.25 miles
14 years of experience
Expert in: Abdominal Aneurysm, Angioplasty, Aortic aneurysms, Aorto-iliac Disease + 27 more

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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Mr Abdullah Jibawi - Vascular Surgeons
1.25 miles
17 years of experience
Expert in: Varicose Veins, Thread Veins, Varicose veins surgery, Endoscopic Vein Surgery + 4 more

Mr Abdullah Jibawi is a Consultant Vascular Surgeon with a specialist interest in all aspects of vascular diseases: diabetic foot diseases, aortic surgery and in varicose vein treatments. 

Mr Jibawi has special interest in difficult to treat varicose veins, eczema and ulcers. He has designed and presented a new innovative classification system for varicose veins based on their complexity. Being a medical Artist, Mr Jibawi pays special attention to the aesthetic side of varicose veins treatment. The selection of treatment will take all such factors into consideration. 

Mr Jibawi has a long experience in treating aortic aneurysms using key hole surgery. He has gained this from his work in top UK centres and with world-renowned scientists, surgeons and interventional radiologists. With his background in mechanical engineering, physics and mathematics, Mr Jibawi has special experience in how to choose the most appropriate graft design that fits complex anatomy and that provides the best immediate and long term outcome. 

Mr Jibawi's current theme of interest is thrombolysis for Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT), stroke patients and clots in arteries and grafts elsewhere. 

Mr Jibawi is also a specialist in hernia surgery, both open and laparoscopic. He performs lumps and bumps surgery, with a special attention to the aesthetic and functional aspects of this surgery. 

Mr Jibawi completed his undergraduate medical education at the University of Damascus in Syria, with distinctions in physiology and anatomy. Following that, he finished higher specialist training in general, trauma and laparoscopic surgery before extending his training in the UK. Mr Jibawi joined approved SpR training programmes in General and Vascular surgeryin the East Midlands Deanery (University of Leicester), and has had additional training within All Wales Deanery and Kent, Surrey and Sussex (KSS) Deaneries. Finally, he completed a two-year fellowship in vascular and endovascular surgery at the Royal Free Hospital NHS Foundation Trust and the University College London Hospital and received his FRCS (General/Vascular) in 2013.

Mr Jibawi was awarded a Doctorate Degree (D.M) for his work on developing better methods in improving outcome in vascular surgery, a joint work between University of Brighton, Sussex and Oxford and he also authored a book ‘Current surgical guidelines’, which was featured in the British Journal of Surgery.

Since 2013, Mr Jibawi has been practising as a Consultant Vascular Surgeon at Ashford and St Peter’s Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust. Mr Jibawi serves on the board for vascular surgery and is an instructor and examiner to FRCS candidates in the UK and abroad. 


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What is a Vascular Surgeon?

Vascular surgery is a surgical branch focused on disorders of the circulatory system (arteries, lymphatic vessels and veins). Vascular surgeons are trained for radiological and surgical procedures on the circulatory system.

When to see a Vascular Surgeon?

You may want to consult a vascular surgeon if you have been diagnosed with an aneurysm (enlargement of an artery), atherosclerosis (hardening of the arteries) and strokes most commonly. Vascular surgeons treat a number of conditions including lower leg ulcers and poor circulation, aneurysms (dilatation of blood vessels) and strokes (cerebral vascular accidents).

What conditions does a Vascular Surgeon treat?

What procedures can you find at a Vascular Surgery clinic? 

  • Angioplasty
  • Pelvic Vein Embolization
  • Keyhole Endovascular Aneurysm Repair
  • Carotid Surgery For Stroke Prevention
  • Varicose Veins Surgery
  • Endovenous Radiofrequency Ablation
  • Foam Sclerotherapy
  • Microsclerotherapy For Thread Veins
  • Bypass Surgery For Blocked Arteries
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