Mr Achal Khanna is a Consultant specialising in General and Laparoscopic Surgery working at Blakelands Hospital. He has a particular interest in Upper GI and General Surgery.
Mr Khanna graduated in Medicine from Nottingham University in 2001, before undertaking his medical training in Adelaide, Australia and Leicester, UK. Within Upper GI surgery he focusses on benign diseases and both laparoscopic and general surgery. In General Surgery, he mainly performs Gallbladder Surgery and treatment of hernias. In 2014, he became a Fellow for the Royal College of Surgeons and also undertook a research project in Australia, which focussed on Nitric oxide and endothelial dysfunction.
Apart from his surgical interests he undertakes research into upper GI disorders and has successfully published with work in numerous scientific papers. He has also carried out lectures both nationally and internationally.
- Gallbladder Removal (cholecystectomy)
- Laparoscopic Hernia Repair
- Stomach Cancer Surgery (gastrectomy)
- Keyhole (Laparoscopic)
- Hernia Repair
- Laparoscopic Hernia Repair
- Laparoscopic (key-hole) surgery
- Anti-Reflux Surgery
- skin lumps and bumps
- endoscopy - gastroscopy
- all forms of hernia repair - either open or lap
- Laparoscopic and open ventral hernia repair
- Open umbilical and laparoscopic repairs
- Hiatal hernia repairs - laparoscopic and open
- Surgery for achalasia
- Hernia all types - laparoscopic and open
- Laparoscopic surgery
- All open and laparoscopic hernia repairs
- Groin pain
- Abdominal pain
- Reflux indigestion swallowing difficulties
- Barrett’s oesophagus
Very helpful right from the begging kept me informed about my procedure and I feel at ease to his professionalism.
Excellent treatment, clear and concise explanation of the procedure.
Amazing person, made me feel very comfortable.
Excellent very informative.
Very professional and understandable, installed confidence.
The doctor was very personable he explained the question clearly I think I will be in good hands.
Mr Khanna is very professional and personal
Very approachable and friendly. Explained exactly what he thought was going on and what the next steps were.
Prompt and clear
Very reassuring and supportive throughout the procedure, very knowledgeable
The doctor explained in detail the options available to me and i am happy with his expert opinion with my regards to the current situation.
He was very kind and welcoming and made me feel very understood and assured me as to what was going to happen next
He explains to me properly he is very clear
Very well treated
Friendly, patient and has time to listen
Very helpful, honest doctor, fantastic guy.
Instantly made me feel relaxed and comfortable which for me was the first obstacle. Was kind and informative
Doctor provided reassurance where procedure and after in terms of hurting
He was ace!
Mr Khanna is excellent. He explained things very clearly and listened to what I had to say. He made the test as relaxed as possible and his bedside manner is very pleasant and approachable.
Good information, well informed and leaving happy.
Very reassuring and informative
I find Mr Khanna approachable, and professional, he is down to earth.
Very good, put me at ease
Mr Khanna sorted my problem very easily
Mr Khanna has supported me throughout my illness, surgery and subsequent recovery. He has been unfailingly kind and considerate. I could not have wished for better
Mr Khanna explained things very clearly and reassured me. Has suggested the way forward
Very well described supportive felt comfortable.
Mr Khanna is an excellent doctor very calm and explained things well.
Very happy with the service and help being provided by my doctor.
One of the most pleasant doctors I have met. Helpful friendly and explained clearly.
Want to mercy Mr Khanna. Nursing staff al lovely
In the years I have known Mr Khanna I would describe his as conscientious and professional surgeon. He takes a holistic approach to patient care, and clinically he always maintains a high standard.
Excellent very professional care.
I would describe his conscientious and professional consultant surgeon, he tries a holistic approach to patient care and clinically his skills of a very high standard.
Cannot praise him enough
Seen early. Happy with appointment
Really friendly, explained everything clearly put me at ease
Doctor was very good and made me feel very comfortable at all times. Excellent - Thank you :-)
Excellent approach by the Doctor - Explained everything and am pleased with the result.
Very good procedures
Was not looking forward to procedure but Dr made me feel relaxed. Very kind
Very good doctor
Very reassuring and understanding, friendly and made me feel at ease
Very nice very helpful
Very professional, friendly & reassuring