Mr Dipankar Mukherjee

Mr Dipankar Mukherjee

MBBS.MS.DNB. FRCS(Eng).FRCS ( Gen)

General Surgery

Recommended by 1 specialist
32 years of experience
18 years as a specialist

Overall Rating

Overall Experience

4.94

Bedside Manner

5

Explanation

5

Top feedback

“Mr Mukherjee was very knowledgeable. He was personable and understanding and everything was well explained. Care was outstanding from start to finish. “
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Subspecialties

  • Colorectal Surgery
  • Laparoscopic (Key-Hole) Surgery
  • Upper GI (Gastrointestinal) Surgery
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Languages spoken

  • English
  • Urdu
  • Bengali
  • Sanskrit
  • Oriya
  • Hindi
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Registered with

  • General Medical Council: 4527770
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    Consultation fees

    New appointment: £180

    Follow-up appointment: £120

    Practices worked at

    Spire London East Hospital

    Roding Lane South, Redbridge, United Kingdom, IG4 5PZ
    457 reviews

    Spire Hartswood Hospital

    Eagle Way Great Warley, Brentwood, United Kingdom, CM13 3LE
    368 reviews

    Nuffield Health Brentwood Hospital

    Shenfield Road Shenfield, Brentwood, United Kingdom, CM15 8EH
    314 reviews

    Queen's Hospital

    Rom Valley Way, Romford, Essex, United Kingdom, RM7 0AG
    2 reviews

    Specialist's working hours

    Mon
    19:00 - 20:30
    Tue
    17:00 - 19:00
    Wed
    Not available
    Thu
    Not available
    Fri
    08:00 - 11:00 | 17:00 - 18:30
    Sat
    08:00 - 11:00
    Sun
    Not available

    About

    • Be your advocate. always emotionally supporting you and yours at difficult times while .delivering cutting edge high-quality care
    • Provide intelligent kindness, empathy and understanding in a non-judgmental manner.
    • Trustworthiness and making your interest first priority.
    • Listen, listen and listen some more- to you and family
    • Asking what matters to you? Not just what is the matter with you?
    • Create a bespoke personalized solution to your problem or concern; working with you and yours
    • Safe, high quality. effective treatment and a reassuring and calming experience at difficult times
    • Be available and contactable
    • Accountability, accepting responsibility for my performance and of trainees and staff I supervise as part of my duty
    • An immediate and honest response to any concern at any stage of your treatment
    • Commitment to working as part of a multidisciplinary team which demands high standards and development of new ideas where necessary.
    • Continuous improvement and learning by monitoring outcome.
    • Continuous reflection.Awareness of limitations and flexibility to change.
    • Effective communication with you
    • Respecting cultural, linguistic, religious, ethnic diversity among patients and staff
    • Protecting your confidentiality

     

     


    Diseases, Medical Tests and Treatments
    • Laparoscopic removal of stomach GIST
    • Laparoscopic Gastrojejunostomy
    • Laparoscopic splenectomy
    • Laparoscopic Hiatus hernia repair
    • Laparoscopic Appendicectomy
    • Small bowel resection
    • Umbilical hernia repair
    • Incisional hernia repair
    • Ventral hernia repair
    • Biopsies
    • Lymph node biopsy
    • Anal fissure operation
    • Wedge excision of Ingrowing toenail

     

    • Abdominal pain
    • Reflux
    • Heartburn
    • Rectal bleeding
    • Diarrhoea
    • Weight loss
    • Swallowing difficulty
    • Dysphagia
    • Lump
    • Bloating
    • Burping
    • Appetite loss
    • Incontinence

     

    Procedures

    • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy)
    • Acid Reflux Surgery
    • Fundoplication
    • Hernia Repair (Keyhole)
    • Achalasia Surgery
    • Appendicectomy
    • Colonoscopy
    • Colorectal Surgery
    • Endoscopy (OGD)
    • Gastroscopy
    • Laparoscopy
    • Lipoma Removal
    • Oesophagus Cancer Surgery (Oesophagectomy)
    • Open Hernia Repair
    • Sigmoidoscopy
    • Skin Lesion Removal (Warts, Moles and Skin Tags)
    • Splenectomy
    • Stomach Cancer Surgery (Gastrectomy)
    • Video Consultation
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    Special interests

    • Hiatus Hernia
    • Acid Reflux
    • Hernia
    • Anal Fistula
    • Haemorrhoids
    • Achalasia
    • Appendicitis
    • Barrett's Oesophagus
    • Cholestasis
    • Colitis (Ulcerative Colitis)
    • Constipation
    • Crohn’s Disease
    • Diverticulitis
    • Dyspepsia (Indigestion)
    • Enterocutaneous Fistula
    • Femoral Hernia
    • Gallbladder Cancer
    • Gallstones
    • Gastric (Stomach) Ulcers
    • Gastro-oesophageal Reflux Disease (GORD)
    • Heart Burn
    • Inguinal Hernia
    • Oesophageal Cancer
    • Oesophageal Spasm
    • Pancreatic Cancer
    • Pilonidal Sinus Disorders
    • Pyloric Stenosis
    • Stomach Cancer
    • Swollen Stomach
    • Upper Gastrointestinal Conditions (Oesophagus & Stomach)
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    Education

    • Consultant Upper GI & Laparoscopic Surgeon, Quality safety and Technology Lead Division of surgery at Queens University Hospital. Barking Havering & Redbridge Trust. The later role involves keeping patients safe and provide good Governance to several surgical specialities ( General & Gastrointestinal surgery, orthopaedics, ENT, maxillofacial and Urology) and safe use of technology and implementation of new technology in a safe manner.
    • Senior Clinical Lecturer, Institute of Barts & London Medical school,
    • Director, Oesophageal and Stomach Cancer, North Centra and East London Cancer Alliance
    • Quality Safety & Technology Lead, Surgery Division BHRUT Trust
    • Specialist Trainer Surgery, ISCP and Surgical skills Trainer Imperial College, London
    • Ex Medical Lead Patient experience, BHRUT
    • Ex Clinical Director Surgery & Urology

    Awards:

    • NHS Clinical Excellence Award Level 8
    • 2017 Senior Lecturer award
    • 2016 Nominated for UCLP PGDME clinical supervisor award
    • 2013 Inspirational leader award
    • 2012 Clinical Director of Surgery, Urology and Day Surgery
    • 2004-2012 Clinical excellence awards
    • 2002 World Congress of Gastroenterology.Poster of Distinction
    • 1994  University Topper In M. S. ( General Surgery )
    • 1988 University Hons. In Surgery
    • 1987  Sir Frank Conner silver medal in Surgical Anatomy

    Other Interests:

    • Fundraising for charitable causes. Trustee and chair of a Community Group
    • Thespian: Regularly perform in London Ameture stages write drama scripts
    • Run regular community activities for youth
    • Activities to Support the Homeless
    • Language clubs
    • international activities education to health workers in the developing world
    • History reader
    • Read anything except negative and prejudicial material
    • Organize Social events & concerts as well as medical meetings
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    Reviews

    4.98 Overall Patient Trust rating
    Overall Experience
    4.94
    Bedside Manner
    5
    Explanation
    5
    Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy)
    10/18
    Acid Reflux Surgery
    3/18
    Hiatus Hernia
    3/18
    Acid Reflux
    2/18
    Fundoplication
    2/18
    Hernia
    2/18
    Anal Fistula
    1/18
    Haemorrhoids
    1/18
    Hernia Repair (Keyhole)
    1/18
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    Overall Experience (5/5)
    Bedside Manner (5/5)
    Explanation (5/5)
    Mr Mukherjee was very knowledgeable. He was personable and understanding and everything was well explained. Care was outstanding from start to finish.
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    Overall Experience (5/5)
    Bedside Manner (5/5)
    Explanation (5/5)
    Dr Mukherjee and the team were so supportive. I was extremely nervous but Dr Mukherjee was very calm and assuring before I had my operation which put my mind at ease and calmed me down.
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    Overall Experience (5/5)
    Bedside Manner (5/5)
    Explanation (5/5)
    Dip is so good at making you feel comfortable. He gives you confidence that everything will be ok. It was a real pleasure to have him as my consultant.
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    Overall Experience (5/5)
    Bedside Manner (5/5)
    Explanation (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Very polite very welcoming and come across as a very genuine guy straight to the point and the advice given was very well presented and a take it or leave it approach which I loved !
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    Overall Experience (5/5)
    Bedside Manner (5/5)
    Explanation (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Excellent support and service provided by Dr Mukherjee
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    Overall Experience (5/5)
    Bedside Manner (5/5)
    Explanation (5/5)
    One word, fantastic! So pleased he did my surgery, kind, considerate, fully explaining everything and the surgery was a complete success, no more reflux!
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    Overall Experience (5/5)
    Bedside Manner (5/5)
    Explanation (5/5)
    Mr Mukherjee was very reassuring from the first time I met him and filled me with confidence that my reflux problem could be rectified and he did not disappoint at all. He has kept me informed and educated about the procedure I required and I am now on the road to recovery. It has been a pleasure to meet and deal with Mr Mukherjee through the whole process.
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    Overall Experience (5/5)
    Bedside Manner (5/5)
    Explanation (5/5)
    He gave very clear explanations about the procedure and risks / benefits. I felt confident about the surgery.
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    Overall Experience (5/5)
    Bedside Manner (5/5)
    Explanation (5/5)
    Mr Mukherjee explained everything I needed to know in easy understandable terms, and really put me at ease.
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    Overall Experience (5/5)
    Bedside Manner (5/5)
    Explanation (5/5)
    Dip is extremely talented at explaining the procedure, setting expectations and the surgery itself went extremely well! After operating on my hiatus hernia, Dip has completely stopped all symptoms and I have not needed medication. The recovery has been speedy and aligned exactly to what I was informed.
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    Other Reviews

    Peer recommendations

    Recommended by 1 specialist
    Dr. Purushothaman Premchand
    Dr. Purushothaman Premchand
    Gastroenterology
    Is a colleague

    "excellent upper GI surgeon"

    27-10-2021

    Recommended for:
    Gallbladder Cancer, Gallstones, Hernia

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