Mr Shamsi El Hasani

Mr Shamsi El Hasani

MB ChB, DS, CABS, FRCS (Ed), FRCS (Eng), FRCS (Gen)

General Surgery

Recommended by 3 specialists
43 years of experience
23 years as a specialist

Overall Rating

Overall Experience

4.94

Bedside Manner

4.81

Explanation

4.91

Top feedback

“Always welcoming friendly and takes time to explain treatment plan. A very professional and kind. Highly recommended. “
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Subspecialties

  • Laparoscopic (Key-Hole) Surgery
  • Weight Loss & Bariatric Surgery
  • Upper GI (Gastrointestinal) Surgery
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Languages spoken

  • English
  • Arabic
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Registered with

  • General Medical Council: 4256685
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    Practices worked at

    Chelsfield Park Hospital

    Bucks Cross Road Chelsfield, Orpington, United Kingdom, BR6 7RG
    652 reviews

    The Sloane Hospital

    125 Albemarle Road, Beckenham, United Kingdom, BR3 5HS
    457 reviews

    About

    Mr Shamsi El Hasani qualified as a consultant general surgeon in 1979. He currently works at his private practice located in both London and Kent. Mr El-Hasani has extensive experience and specialisation in gastroesophageal reflux, gall bladder, hernia, upper gastrointestinal, and weight loss surgery.

    Mr El-Hasani specialises in laparoscopic/ keyhole approach with a long history of structured training in the technique. He has performed over 11,000 gastroscopies, 4100 laparoscopic cholecystectomies, 4200 laparoscopic repairs of inguinal hernias, and 700 laparoscopic surgical procedures for gastro-oesophageal reflux. Additionally, he has also performed more than 6000 weight loss surgeries ranging from Gastric Bypass, sleeve gastrectomy, Gastric band, gastric balloon, and different types of revisional procedures. Moreover, he also has clinical experience in the management of abdominal pain, iron-deficiency anaemia, and Chron’s disease. He also has a very extensive publication history in which he has published 105 articles in well-recognised journals.

    Procedures

    • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy)
    • Hernia Repair (Keyhole)
    • Gastric Bypass
    • Open Hernia Repair
    • Gastric Sleeve
    • Mini Gastric Bypass
    • Acid Reflux Surgery
    • Weight Loss/Bariatric Surgery
    • Achalasia Surgery
    • Appendicectomy
    • Endoscopy (OGD)
    • Enteral Feeding
    • Fundoplication
    • Gastric Balloon
    • Gastric Banding
    • Gastroscopy
    • Laparoscopy
    • Lipoma Removal
    • Non-Surgical Weight Management
    • Skin Lesion Removal (Warts, Moles and Skin Tags)
    • Skin Lesion Treatments
    • Splenectomy
    • Video Consultation
    • Weight Loss Programme
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    Special interests

    • Hernia
    • Inguinal Hernia
    • Gallstones
    • Acid Reflux
    • Appendicitis
    • Bloating
    • Femoral Hernia
    • Gastro-oesophageal Reflux Disease (GORD)
    • Hiatus Hernia
    • Achalasia
    • Barrett's Oesophagus
    • Dyspepsia (Indigestion)
    • Gastric (Stomach) Ulcers
    • Heart Burn
    • Jaundice
    • Obesity
    • Oesophageal Spasm
    • Oesophagitis
    • Pancreatitis
    • Pancreatitis
    • Pyloric Stenosis
    • Stomach Cancer
    • Swollen Stomach
    • Upper Gastrointestinal Conditions (Oesophagus & Stomach)
    • Weight Gain
    • Weight Loss
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    Education

    • PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS

    • Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons of England
    • Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh 
    • Member of the British Medical Association.
    • Member of the Association of Surgeons of Great Britain and Ireland.
    • Member of the Association of Endoscopic Surgeons of Great Britain and Ireland.
    • Member of the Association of Upper Gastrointestinal Surgeons
    • of Great Britain and Ireland.
    • Member of the British Obesity and Metabolic Surgical Society ( BOMSS)
    • Member of International Federation of Surgery for Obesity ( IFSO )


    • Qualifications

    • MBChB
    • ECFMG        
    • DS
    • CABS         
    • Certificate of the Arab Board of Surgery
    • FRCS England     
    • FRCS Edinburgh   
    • FRCS General      
    • CCST              
    • Intercollegiate Board in General Surgery

     

     

     

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    Reviews

    4.89 Overall Patient Trust rating
    Overall Experience
    4.94
    Bedside Manner
    4.81
    Explanation
    4.91
    Laparoscopic (Key-Hole) Surgery
    47/111
    Hernia
    46/111
    Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy)
    23/111
    Inguinal Hernia
    21/111
    Weight Loss & Bariatric Surgery
    13/111
    Hernia Repair (Keyhole)
    8/111
    Gallstones
    4/111
    Gastric Bypass
    4/111
    Open Hernia Repair
    4/111
    Gastric Sleeve
    3/111
    Mini Gastric Bypass
    3/111
    Acid Reflux
    2/111
    Acid Reflux Surgery
    2/111
    Weight Loss/Bariatric Surgery
    2/111
    Appendicitis
    1/111
    Bloating
    1/111
    Femoral Hernia
    1/111
    Gastro-oesophageal Reflux Disease (GORD)
    1/111
    Hiatus Hernia
    1/111
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    Overall Experience (5/5)
    Bedside Manner (5/5)
    Explanation (5/5)
    Always welcoming friendly and takes time to explain treatment plan. A very professional and kind. Highly recommended.
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    Overall Experience (5/5)
    Bedside Manner (5/5)
    Explanation (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Mr El Hasani has been very supportive on my weight loss journey. He has been wonderful and looked after me with first class care. A fantastic surgeon who I would highly recommend. Thank you Mr El Hasani you have changed my life for the better. I am truly thankful
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    Overall Experience (5/5)
    Bedside Manner (5/5)
    Explanation (5/5)
    Straightforward and caring attitude. Always willing to explain and cover any issues.
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    Overall Experience (5/5)
    Bedside Manner (5/5)
    Explanation (5/5)
    Very thorough, to the point and reassuring. Allowed me the time to decided upon the procedure I had without pushing me into anything. Answered all questions I had in a way that was easily understood
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    Overall Experience (4/5)
    Bedside Manner (3/5)
    Explanation (4/5)
    Mr El Hasani is obviously a very experienced and knowledgeable surgeon and I cannot fault his abilities. He is polite and very to the point and does not engage in small talk.
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    Overall Experience (5/5)
    Bedside Manner (4/5)
    Explanation (5/5)
    I felt totally confident in Mr El Hasani's care and knew that he would do an excellent job.
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    Overall Experience (5/5)
    Bedside Manner (5/5)
    Explanation (5/5)
    Mr shamsi El Hasani performed my hernia repair and gall bladder removal i received exceptional service both from him and his team at chelsfield park.
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    Overall Experience (5/5)
    Bedside Manner (5/5)
    Explanation (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Very professional
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    Overall Experience (5/5)
    Bedside Manner (5/5)
    Explanation (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Showed understanding and compassion. Explained everything clearly and answered my questions. Gave reassurance with his knowledge and experience.
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    Overall Experience (4/5)
    Bedside Manner (4/5)
    Explanation (4/5)
    My experience was interesting with Mr Hasani who explained what was going on and assured me that the operation was successful with no complications. On the hole every thing went well in a very professional manner
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    Other Reviews

    Peer recommendations

    Recommended by 3 specialists
    Mr Jonathan Walczak
    Mr Jonathan Walczak
    Orthopaedic Surgery
    Is a colleague

    "General, bariatric, gall bladder and hernia surgery"

    18-01-2020

    Mr Abhinav Gulihar
    Mr Abhinav Gulihar
    Orthopaedic Surgery
    Is a colleague

    "Mr El Hasani is a highly respected and highly skilled upper GI, bariatric and laparoscopic surgeon. I have had the pleasure of knowing him as a colleague and also as his patient. He has a very kind and understanding approach towards patient care and is very well known in the region for his excellent clinical outcomes. I would very much recommend him to all patients, family and friends."

    20-10-2021

    Recommended for:
    Hernia, Appendicitis, Obesity
    Mr Ahmed Hamouda
    Mr Ahmed Hamouda
    General Surgery, Weight Loss & Bariatric Surgery
    Is a colleague

    "Experienced surgeon and excellent colleague. One of few bariatric surgeons to offer a full and comprehensive service including all bariatric procedures."

    09-11-2020

    Recommended for:
    Upper Gastrointestinal Conditions (Oesophagus & Stomach)

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