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General Surgery
Recommended by 1 specialist
32 years of experience
Colorectal Surgery, Hepatobiliary & Pancreatic Surgery, Laparoscopic (Key-Hole) Surgery + 1more

Mr Shankar is one of London’s leading general surgeons and is Medical Director at HCA UK's, Lister Hospital, having previously been Divisional Clinical Director of Gastrointestinal Services at University College London Hospitals.

His other HCA UK private practice locations include The Harley Street Clinic, The Wellington Hospital and HCA UK at University College Hospital.

His NHS base is University College and the Royal Free Hospitals and His surgical training was in London, primarily at The Middlesex, University College and Hammersmith Hospitals. He was awarded an MD for his research into the Development of Colorectal Liver Metastases.

Mr Shankar works in one of the largest HPB units in the UK and his interests include benign HPB conditions, in particular, acute and chronic pancreatitis, complex gallstone related conditions, emergency surgery and duodenal polyposis. He also leads the Abdominal Sarcoma Unit, which is part of the London Sarcoma Service, at University College Hospital. In addition, he runs the Hernia Clinic, which provides both open and laparoscopic techniques and he has particular interest in dealing with complex recurrences and complications.

Diseases, Medical Tests and Treatments

  • Laparoscopic Surgery
  • Upper GI Surgery
  • Pancreatitis
  • Hernia
  • Sarcoma
  • Gallstones
  • Abdominal pain
  • Complex hernias


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General Surgery
17 years of experience
Hepatobiliary & Pancreatic Surgery, Laparoscopic (Key-Hole) Surgery, Transplant Surgery + 1more

Mr David Nasralla is a Consultant General and Laparoscopic (keyhole) Surgeon at The Princess Grace Hospital. He has a special interest in diseases affecting the liver, pancreas and gallbladder, complex abdominal wall hernias and emergency surgery. His NHS practice is based at the Royal Free Hospital, London, where he is a Consultant Hepato-Pancreato-Biliary (HPB), Multi-organ Retrieval and Liver Transplant Surgeon. His work is focused on treating complex diseases affecting the liver, pancreas and gallbladder, with cases referred to him from across the UK and beyond. 


Mr Nasralla studied medicine at Oxford University Medical School, where he also completed his PhD under Prof Peter Friend. His PhD research investigated a technique for keeping the liver alive outside the body (normothermic liver perfusion) in order to improve its condition for transplantation. He has received many national and international awards for his work, including being recognised as a Rising Star by the International Liver Transplantation Society. He was awarded the prestigious Medawar Medal by the British Transplantation Society and is frequently invited to deliver lectures at international surgical meetings. His work has been featured on the cover of the journal Nature, as well as on BBC Radio 4’s Inside Health and in the BBC Two television series Hospital. 


Mr Nasralla is a Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons of England and also a member of the Association of Surgeons of Great Britain and Ireland, the UK and Ireland HPB Association, the British Transplantation Society and the International Liver Transplantation Society. 


Mr Nasralla studied medicine at Oxford University Medical School where he also completed his PhD research under Professor Peter Friend. This investigated a technique for keeping the liver alive outside the body (normothermic liver perfusion) in order to improve its condition for transplantation.


He has received many national and international awards for his work, including being recognised as a Rising Star by the International Liver Transplantation Society and awarded the prestigious Medawar Medal by the British Transplantation Society.

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General Surgery
Recommended by 1 specialist
29 years of experience
Colorectal Surgery, Upper GI (Gastrointestinal) Surgery

Mr Daren Francis is a leading Consultant Surgeon specialising in laparoscopic, colorectal, and general surgery. He currently holds an NHS position at the Royal Free London Foundation Trust where he is the Lead for Emergency Surgical Services and Colorectal Cancer Services. Additionally, he practices privately with HCA Healthcare at The Harley Street Clinic and The Wellington Hospital. The talented surgeon offers robotic surgery treatments for rectal cancer and prolapse, along with minimally invasive laparoscopic procedures. In 2013, Mr Francis was named in the Tatler Doctors Guide as one of the top 250 doctors in the UK.

After completing his Medical Degree and specialist training he was appointed Consultant in 2005. He is heavily involved in medical education, lecturing at all levels and has had numerous publications throughout his career. He has also been a guest speaker at international level conferences and offers educational seminars for other healthcare professionals. In addition, Mr Francis is the surgical advisor to the BAFTA-winning BBC soap 'Holby City', along with other independent productions. 

It is important that HCA is transparent about our relationship with those doctors who provide us with clinical guidance on delivering the best possible care to patients and operating our hospitals safely and efficiently. We set out here some of the ways in which we work together and the amount we pay this doctor for such services.

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General Surgery
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Recommended by 3 specialists
23 years of experience
Colorectal Surgery, Laparoscopic (Key-Hole) Surgery, Upper GI (Gastrointestinal) Surgery


Mr Pasha Nisar FRCS, is a Consultant Colorectal and Laparoscopic (keyhole) surgeon at Ashford & St Peter’s NHS Trust appointed in 2011. He is lead for colorectal cancer and inflammatory bowel disease surgery at the Trust. He performed the first single incision ‘scarless’ operation for cancer and the first artificial sphincter implant at the Trust. He established the department's research programme with Royal Holloway, University of London and supervises PhD studies on genetic biomarkers for colon cancer. He is co-ordinating development of robotic surgery and is clinical lead for endoscopy at Princess Margaret Hospital.

Mr Nisar grew up in Sunningdale and attended King’s College School, Wimbledon. He read medicine at Trinity College, Cambridge University and Addenbrooke’s. He was awarded a doctorate from The University of Nottingham for his thesis at the Academic Surgical Unit. Specialist surgical training was completed in the London Deanery including St George’s, Frimley Park, Royal Surrey Hospitals. Mr Nisar spent one year at the Cleveland Clinic USA, a world renowned centre of excellence, at the Department of Digestive Disease training under Professor Vic Fazio. Mr Nisar is a high volume surgeon with expertise in all aspects of colorectal disease, hernia repair and endoscopy. His focus is on achieving the best clinical outcomes and excellent results for patients. He is an international conference speaker with over 50 articles and book chapters published. Mr Nisar was voted Global Health and Pharma Colorectal Surgeon of the Year 2019. 



Expert areas: 

Groin and abdominal hernia surgery, laparoscopic and mesh free repair 

Advanced colonoscopy, EMR polypectomy, endoscopy, bowel cancer screening, screening for colitis

Keyhole surgery for bowel cancer and diverticular disease

Surgery for stage IV endometriosis

Laparoscopic rectopexy for prolapse

Sacral neuromodulation for faecal incontinence

Surgery for Crohn’s and colitis including ileo-anal pouch

Treatment for haemorrhoids, anal pain, fistula and fissures

Rafaelo, HALO surgery for piles and botox injections for pain

 


Diseases, Medical Tests and Treatments

  • Abdominal reconstruction  
  • Abdominoperineal Resection  
  • Abscess Drainage  
  • Anal Fissure Surgery  
  • Anterior Resection of Rectum  
  • Appendicectomy  
  • Bowel Diversion Surgery  
  • Bowel Surgery (Colectomy)  
  • Colonoscopy  
  • Colorectal Cancer Surgery  
  • Endoscopic Polypectomy  
  • Endoscopy  
  • Epigastric Hernia Repair  
  • Femoral Hernia Repair  
  • Gastroscopy  
  • Haemorrhoid Artery Ligation (HALO)  
  • Haemorrhoid Banding  
  • Haemorrhoidectomy  
  • Hernia Repair (Keyhole)  
  • Ileoanal Pouch Formation  
  • Ileostomy and Colostomy Formation  
  • Incisional Hernia Repair  
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair  
  • Laparoscopy  
  • Laying Open of Fistula  
  • Left Hemicolectomy  
  • Lipoma Removal  
  • Open Hernia Repair  
  • Parastomal Hernia Repair  
  • Pilonidal Sinus Surgery  
  • Rectal Prolpse Repair  
  • Removal Of Rectum And Colon (Proctocolectomy)  
  • Right Hemicolectomy  
  • Sacral Neuromodulation  
  • Skin Lesion Removal  
  • Stoma Revision  
  • Subtotal Colectomy  
  • Surgery for Crohn's and Colitis  
  • Surgery for Diverticular Disease  
  • Umbilical Hernia Repair 
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Anal Cancer
  • Anal Fissure
  • Anal Fistula
  • Anal Pain
  • Appendicitis
  • Bowel Cancer
  • Bowel Cancer Screening
  • Bowel Obstruction
  • Chronic Diarrhoea
  • Colitis (Ulcerative Colitis)
  • Colon Cancer
  • Colonoscopy
  • Colorectal Disease
  • Complex Abdominal Hernia
  • Crohn’s Disease
  • Diverticular Disease
  • Diverticulitis
  • Epigastric hernia
  • Faecal Incontinence
  • Femoral Hernia
  • Haemorrhoids
  • Incisional Hernia
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Laparoscopic (keyhole) Surgery
  • Lumps and Bumps
  • Perianal Abscess
  • Pilonidal Sinus
  • Rectal Bleeding
  • Rectal Cancer
  • Rectal Prolapse
  • Skin Lesions
  • Stomas
  • Umbilical Hernia


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General Surgery
Offers video consultation
Recommended by 1 specialist
18 years of experience
Colorectal Surgery, Laparoscopic (Key-Hole) Surgery, Upper GI (Gastrointestinal) Surgery

Mr Sinha is a qualified laparoscopic Consultant Colorectal and General Surgeon and an Honorary Clinical Senior Lecturer at Imperial College, London. He graduated in medicine in 2004 from the University of Nottingham and has been on the specialist register for General Surgery since 2016. He trained in surgery in the London south-east Thames rotation and has completed a post-CCT fellowship at the world-renowned St Mark's Hospital, prior to his consultant appointment with this trust.

His research interests include surgical oncology, inherited bowel cancer syndromes, polyposis, emergency general surgery, and laparoscopic surgery. His research fellowship with the Polyposis Registry at St Mark's Hospital lead to him being awarded an MD (Research) from Imperial College, London. Mr Sinha offers the full range of treatment for both emergency and elective Colorectal and General Surgical conditions.

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General Surgery
Offers video consultation
37 years of experience
Laparoscopic (Key-Hole) Surgery, Upper GI (Gastrointestinal) Surgery, Hepatobiliary & Pancreatic Surgery

Professor Ameet Patel is a Consultant HPB/Liver Surgeon, appointed as Consultant Surgeon at King's College Hospital in 1999, developing one of London’s leading Bariatric Centres in the last 10 years, continuing to push the boundaries of day case surgery and Single Incisional Laparoscopic Surgery (SILS) as a new technique of minimal access surgery.

Professor Patel qualified from St George's Hospital, London in 1985, training in Surgery in the UK (London, Norwich and Cambridge) with a Fellowship in Minimal Access, HPB, Upper GI and Bariatric Surgery in Australia and a Research Fellowship in Pancreatic Surgery at University College, Los Angeles, USA with Professor Howard Reber. 

Professor Patel has also been invited to perform live surgical demonstrations and present at National and International conferences.


Diseases, Medical Tests and Treatments

  • Laparoscopic (keyhole) surgery
  • Innovative minimal access techniques
  • Single incision surgery
  • Mini laparoscopy
  • Liver resections
  • Pancreatic resections
  • Biliary resections
  • Cholesytectomy
  • Fundoplication
  • Gastric band insertion
  • Gastric resections
  • Splenectomy
  • Gastric bands
  • Gastric Bypass
  • Gastric Sleeve
  • Revision surgery
  • Endobarrier
  • Hepatobiliary
  • Upper GI surgery
  • Weight Loss Surgery


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General Surgery
Offers video consultation
Recommended by 1 specialist
28 years of experience
Laparoscopic (Key-Hole) Surgery, Upper GI (Gastrointestinal) 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.


Diseases, Medical Tests and Treatments

Gall bladder removal (cholecystectomy)

Hernia repair

Oesophagus cancer surgery (Oesophagectomy)

Stomach cancer surgery (gastrectomy)

Endoscopy

Upper-gastrointestinal disease

Hernia repair (laparoscopic and open)

Gall bladder surgery

Acid Reflux surgery

Achalasia surgery

Cancer of the stomach

Cancer of the oesophagus

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General Surgery
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Recommended by 1 specialist
41 years of experience
Colorectal Surgery, Laparoscopic (Key-Hole) Surgery, Upper GI (Gastrointestinal) Surgery

Mr Philip Bearn is an experienced Consultant Colorectal and General Surgeon. Colorectal surgery includes diagnostics such as colonoscopy and treatment of benign and malignant disease using minimal invasive (laparoscopic) techniques. General surgery interests include the investigation of abdominal pain and the management of abdominal wall hernias (including groin, umbilical and incisional), groin pain and benign skin lesions. He is experienced in the treatment of colorectal cancer, haemorrhoidal and fistula problems, inflammatory bowel disease, and pelvic floor issues (faecal incontinence, constipation, and obstructive defecation syndrome). In addition, Mr Bearn works with Mr Shaheen Khazali at The Lister Hospital to treat patients with endometriosis involving the colon and rectum.

Mr Philip Bearn is St. Peter’s senior surgeon, being appointed in 1999, as an NHS Consultant in General Surgery and Coloproctology at Ashford & St. Peter's Hospitals (ASPH) NHS Foundation Trust. Being an undergraduate at Cambridge University and Guy’s Hospital, London University, Mr Philip Bearn completed his post-graduate training at Guys Hospital, University College Hospital, Middlesex Hospital, Charing Cross Hospital, and the Post Graduate Medical School, Hammersmith Hospital. He also holds a Master’s degree in Surgery from the London University. Initially, from 1995 to 1999, Mr Philip Bearn was a consultant at the Good Hope Hospital NHS Trust Sutton Coldfield and later joined ASPH. Since 2013, Mr Philip Bearn has been working as an honorary senior lecturer in biomedical sciences at Royal Holloway College, the University of London where he is known for teaching gastro-intestinal modules to final year graduates.

Mr Philip Bearn is now the Clinical Chair at BMI The Princess Margaret Hospital and a Joint Colorectal Cancer Lead for the Surgery and Sussex Cancer Alliance establishing the management of colorectal cancer and guidelines in the region. He is also a Technical Editor for Colorectal Disease. He delivers lectures on the Definitive Surgical Trauma Course to the students of the Royal College of Surgeons, England.

Mr Philip Bearn is married and has four children. He loves to work out in the gym, playing veterans' football games, and fiddling with a classic car or motorcycle.

Areas of interest:

Diagnosis and treatment of colorectal disease (Lower GI)

Laparoscopic and open surgery for benign and malignant colorectal disease

Diagnostic Colonoscopy and Therapeutic Endoscopic Mucosal Resection (EMR)

Bowel disease including inflammatory (IBD)

Hernias

Pelvic floor assessment and management

Endometriosis involving colon and rectum.

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General Surgery
35 years of experience
Laparoscopic (Key-Hole) Surgery, Upper GI (Gastrointestinal) Surgery

Professor George Hanna is a Consultant Surgeon based at St Mary’s Hospital, part of the Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust. He specialises in oesophageal and gastric cancer, as well as advanced laparoscopic surgery.

He completed his laparoscopic and oesophago-gastric surgery training at Ninewells Hospital in Dundee and obtained a Fellowship with the Royal College of Surgeons in 1993. He was a awarded a PhD from the University of Dundee in 1997 for his research into ergonomics of laparoscopic surgery. In 2003, he was appointed a Clinical Senior Lecturer and Upper Gastrointestinal Consultant Surgeon to Imperial College and was promoted to Professor of Surgical Sciences in 2008.

Professor Hanna is actively involved in clinical research into volatile organic compound analysis for biomarker discovery , as well as understanding the molecular drivers of volatile compounds in an attempt to develop non-invasive breath test to diagnose gastrointestinal cancer. He is the Lead for the NIHR programme for point of care diagnostics in cancer and gastrointestinal diseases. In terms of his educational research, he aims to develop competency assessment tools for training and quality assurance of surgical performance in randomised controlled trials.


Diseases, Medical Tests and Treatments

  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy) 
  • Laproscopy 
  • Oesophagus Cancer Surgery 
  • Stomach Cancer Surgery (Gastrectomy) 
  • Oesophageal Cancer 
  • Stomach Cancer 

It is important that HCA is transparent about our relationship with those doctors who provide us with clinical guidance on delivering the best possible care to patients and operating our hospitals safely and efficiently. We set out here some of the ways in which we work together and the amount we pay this doctor for such services.

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General Surgery
35 years of experience
Laparoscopic (Key-Hole) Surgery, Upper GI (Gastrointestinal) Surgery, Weight Loss & Bariatric Surgery

Mr Nicholas Boyle is Consultant and Specialist Laparoscopic Surgeon in London.

He qualified from Southampton University before completing his post-graduate training at Guys and St Thomas’ hospitals .He was awarded a Master of Surgery degree by London University for his research into blood flow in the stomach and gastro-intestinal tract. Following this, he undertook further laparoscopic training at the Minimal Access Training Unit in Guildford. In 2000 he was appointed as a Consultant Surgeon to Maidstone and Tunbridge and led the gastro-oesophageal cancer surgery team for a number of years.

Mr Boyle discontinued cancer surgery in 2008, focusing his practice on benign upper GI pathology, the laparoscopic treatment of abdominal wall and groin hernias and gallstones. Over the last ten years he has developed a clinical interest in the treatment of gastro-oesophageal reflux disease. He established and leads the first multi-disciplinary team dedicated to the diagnosis and treatment of patients with reflux. He has extensive experience implanting LINX devices for gastroesophageal reflux disease.

In his spare time he enjoys cooking, wine, travel and riding horses, competing at a very amateur level as a one day event rider.


Diseases, Medical Tests and Treatments
  • Colonoscopy 
  • Gastric Banding 
  • Gastro-duodenoscopy
  • Keyhole (Laproscopic) Hernia Repair 
  • Laparoscopic Anti-reflux Operation
  • Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy 
  • Laparoscopic Magnetic Sphincter Augmentation (LINX)
  • Open Cholecystectomy
  • Open Hernia Repair
  • Open Cholecystectomy

 

  • Gallstones 
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease 
  • Hernia 
  • Weight Loss 
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