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General Surgery
35 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
Recommended by 1 specialist
18 years of experience
Laparoscopic (Key-Hole) Surgery, Upper GI (Gastrointestinal) Surgery, Weight Loss & Bariatric Surgery

Ms Kalpana Devalia is a Consultant Bariatric and Metabolic Surgeon at Homerton University Hospital NHS Trust, in addition to seeing patients privately, including at The London Bridge Hospital. She specialises in minimally invasive Upper GI and Bariatric Surgery.

Ms Kalpana trained in advanced laparoscopic surgery allowing her to perform procedures such as cholecystectomy, appendicectomy, hernia repair, anti-reflux surgery and bariatric surgery such as gastric bypass, sleeve gastrectomy and complex revisional surgery. She has performed more than 800 laparoscopic obesity operations and she is proud to be one of the few female bariatric surgeons in the UK.

She has had extensive training in UK, India & Belgium. After qualifying she undertook higher surgical training in the Southwest Thames Deanery.

Ms Kalpana also enjoys teaching and is on the faculty for the International Bariatric Symposium at Homerton and the Bariatric Surgery Training Course.


Diseases, Medical Tests and Treatments
  • Appendicectomy
  • Fundoplication
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy)
  • Hernia Repair (Keyhole)
  • Laparoscopy
  • Open Hernia Repair
  • Acid Reflux Surgery
  • Gastric Bypass
  • Gastric Sleeve
  • Metabolic Surgery
  • Weight Loss Surgery
  • Gallstones
  • Hernia
  • Obesity
  • Weight Loss
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General Surgery
Recommended by 7 specialists
30 years of experience
Colorectal Surgery, Gastroenterology, Laparoscopic (Key-Hole) Surgery + 1 more

Mr Asif Haq is a Consultant Laparoscopic Colorectal and Minimal Access Surgeon based at Kings College Hospital. He specialises in bowel cancer and coloproctological conditions. He is also has exceptional expertise in revision abdominal surgery in particular incisional hernia repair using the minimal access approach, abdominal wall reconstruction and reversal surgery for stomas (ileostomy and colostomy).

Mr Haq graduated in Medicine from the National University of Ireland in 1990, before undertaking his surgical training in England. Following this, he completed specialised colorectal training in London and Canada. He was awarded the Sir Ian Todd Fellowship and the New York travelling fellowship for research by the Royal College of Surgeons of England. After completing his training, he undertook two prestigious Laparoscopic Fellowships

Mr Haq is passionate about teaching both nationally and internationally. He is a trainer for the national training program for laparoscopic colorectal cancer surgery. He is also a member of the Network of Iranians for Knowledge and Innovation, traveling annually to hospitals in Iran to train and lead workshops for medical students and doctors. 


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General Surgery
Recommended by 6 specialists
17 years of experience
Laparoscopic (Key-Hole) Surgery, Gastroenterology, Hepatobiliary & Pancreatic Surgery + 1 more

I am a Consultant General and Upper Gastrointestinal Surgeon at Croydon University Hospital in the National Health Service and HCA London Bridge in Central London. I am a general, upper GI, Laparoscopic and Hernia surgeon. I specialise in managing hernias of all types and the acute management of gallstones cases and have established an acute pathway for managing these cases at Croydon. I also have a particular interest in abdominal wall hernia surgery, having established the Croydon MDT for managing complex hernias. A significant proportion of my cases are performed with keyhole surgery although a tailored, patient-centered approach is my preferred method for choosing the right operation for each patient. I am the lead upper gastrointestinal (GI) surgeon at Croydon University Hospital and am dedicated to developing the service for the benefit of local patients.

I also developed the anti-reflux surgical service at Croydon and this service continues to flourish.

To make an appointment to see me please call Simone Caggiano or Caroline Godfrey on 07738 622 799 / 020 3488 2920 or email info@mcs-london.co.uk

For more information visit: www.croydonsurgeon.com, https://hcahealthcare.doctify.com/hca/specialist/mr_rhys_thomas or https://www.bmihealthcare.co.uk/consultants/rhys-thomas

Please make an enquiry for adhoc video consultations as well as face to face consults.

Diseases, Medical Tests and Treatments

  • Fundoplication
  • Keyhole (laparoscopic) hernia repair
  • Open hernia repair
  • Endoscopy
  • Appendicectomy
  • Gallbladder removal (cholecystectomy)
  • Laparoscopy
  • Lipoma removal
  • Skin lesion treatments
  • Achalasia surgery
  • Gastroscopy
  • Video consultation

Visit www.croydonsurgeon.com for full information and procedure-specific information sheets.

  • Hernia
  • Inguinal hernia
  • Femoral hernia
  • Appendicitis
  • Gallstones
  • Pancreatitis
  • Elective and emergency general and upper GI surgery
  • Complex abdominal wall hernia repair
  • Abdominal wall reconstruction
  • Acute surgical management of emergency gallstone patients
  • Acute biliary surgery
  • Anti-reflux surgery

For more information visit: www.croydonsurgeon.com

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General Surgery
Recommended by 3 specialists
33 years of experience
Hepatobiliary & Pancreatic Surgery, Laparoscopic (Key-Hole) Surgery, Upper GI (Gastrointestinal) Surgery

Simon Atkinson is a Consultant Pancreaticobiliary and General Surgeon currently based at London Bridge Hospital, St Thomas’ Hospital and King’s College Hospitals. His posts are at Guy’s and St Thomas’ and Kings College Hospitals and private practice is at HCA London Bridge Hospital. His areas of specialism are hepatobiliary and upper GI surgery including gallbladder surgery and gallstones, pancreatic surgery and pancreatic cancer as well as general surgery.

Mr Atkinson completed his medical training at The Royal London Hospital, before undertaking surgical training in the South East Thames region. He went on to train in gastrointestinal surgery at Guy’s and St Thomas’ Hospital and pancreaticobiliary at the Royal Perth Hospital in Western Australia. He has conducted research into the management of surgical patients on intensive care and nutrition.

As well as specialist services Simon Atkinson offers a general surgical gastrointestinal service to diagnose and treat abdominal pain. As part of his general surgical practice skin and subcutaneous lumps can be diagnosed and treated.

Simon Atkinson offers a range of general surgical services including surgery for all types of hernia both keyhole (laparoscopic) and open, upper gastrointestinal endoscopy, surgery to the stomach and duodenum, small intestine and appendicectomy.

Simon' interests outside of surgery are those of a busy family life, squash and evolutionary biology.


Diseases, Medical Tests and Treatments
  • Endoscopy / Gastoscopy / OGD
  • Gallbladder Removal (Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy)
  • Hernia Repair (keyhole and open)
  • Inguinal hernia repair
  • Incisional hernia repair
  • Umbilical hernia repair
  • Lymph node biopsy
  • Pancreatic Surgery
  • Pancreatic cancer surgery
  • Distal Pancreatectomy
  • Pancreacticoduodenectomy
  • Whipples operation
  • Pancreatitis
  • Biliary Surgery
  • Splenectomy
  • Diagnostic Laproscopy
  • Lipoma and skin lump removal
  • Abdominal Wall Reconstruction
  • Appendicectomy
  • Hernia Repair (Keyhole)
  • Abdominal pain
  • Gallstones
  • Gallbladder disease
  • Cholecystitis / inflamed gallbladder
  • Gallbladder polyps
  • Complex keyhole / laparoscopic gallbladder surgery
  • Gastric and Duodenal Ulcers
  • Haemorrhoids
  • Hernia (Groin, Umbilical, Femoral and Hiatus)
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Pancreatitis
  • Skin and subcutaneous lumps
  • Lymph nodes
  • Femoral Hernia
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Pancreatitis
  • Pancreatic cancer
  • Peritoneal Tumours
  • Bile Duct cancer
  • Bile Duct blockages
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General Surgery
27 years of experience
Colorectal Surgery, Laparoscopic (Key-Hole) Surgery, Upper GI (Gastrointestinal) Surgery

Mr Vivek Datta is a Consultant General and Colorectal Surgeon based at Guy's and St. Thomas's Foundation Trust. He qualified from the University of London in 1993, before undertaking specialist surgical training. He completed a Fellowship at St Marks University College Hospital, London and a research MD at the Imperial College.

Mr Datta Vivek sees patients with a range of colorectal pathologies. He is particularly interested in rectal bleeding and pain, inflammatory bowel disease, colorectal cancer, intestinal failure and hernia and emergency general surgery. Mr Vivek also specialises in bowel cancer diagnosis and treatment, colorectal surgery and laparoscopic surgery.

He has a keen interest in research and education, and has co-authored numerous publications in his area of expertise. He is regularly invited to speak at national conferences and lectures, and is on the steering group for the National Training Programme in Laparoscopic Colorectal Surgery.

 


Diseases, Medical Tests and Treatments
  • Colonoscopy (Endoscopy)
  • Gastroscopy (Endoscopy)
  • Colorectal Surgery
  • Appendectomy 
  • Hernia Repair (Key-Hole)
  • Open Hernia Repair
  • Laparoscopic (Key-Hole) Surgery
  • Upper GI (Gastrointestinal Surgery)
  • Pilonidal Sinus Surgery
  • Splenectomy
  • Bowel Diversion Surgery
  • Bowel Surgery (Colectomy)
  • Removal of Rectum and Colon (Proctocolectomy) 
  • Appendicitis
  • Bowel Cancer
  • Hernia
  • Femoral Hernia
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Pancreatitis
  • Colorectal cancer
  • Bowel Obstruction
  • Anal Fistulae
  • Haemorrhoids
  • Colon Cancer
  • Diverticulitis
  • Rectal Bleeding and Pain
  • Rectal Cancer
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Intestinal Failure
  • Pilonidal Sinus Disorders
  • Keyhole Surgery
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Gastroenterology
Recommended by 1 specialist
26 years of experience
Colorectal Surgery, Hepatobiliary & Pancreatic Surgery, Laparoscopic (Key-Hole) Surgery + 1 more

Mr. Rajab Kerwat is a Consultant General Surgeon Lewisham and Greenwich Trust. He also performs private work at London Bridge Hospital and HCA UK at The Shard. He has a special interest in upper gastrointestinal laparoscopic surgery and Gastrointestinal Endoscopy.

He qualified from Alfateh University Medical School, Tripoli, Libya in 1988. Following this he completed comprehensive surgical training that spanned twelve years in London, Cardiff and Tokyo. He was appointed as Consultant Surgeon in 2001 at Queen Mary's Hospital.

Mr. Kerwat also has vast experience in the subject of laparoscopic cholecystectomy and has published several articles on the topic. He uniquely combines keyhole (Laparoscopic) and endoscopic ERCP skills in the management of complicated gall bladder and bile duct stones in patients with jaundice, cholangitis and pancreatitis.

Owing to his extensive medical experience, he provides several advanced laparoscopic surgical procedures in his NHS and private practice hospitals including laparoscopic splenectomy, laparoscopic abdominal, groing and incisional hernia repair. He also offer Laparoscopic hiatus hernia repair surgery for primary & recurrent reflux disease (GORD) and for Giant hiatus hernia. He also performed single incision laparoscopic abdominal surgery (SILS) for cholecystectomy, hernia repair, appendicectomy and right hemicolectomy.

He is a recognised trainer in general and laparoscopic surgery for junior doctors in the Foundation Training Programme and Specialty Higher Surgical Training Programme. He is also a trainer at The Royal College of Surgeons Laparoscopic training course programme.

Since qualifying, Mr. Kerwat has been working hard to provide his patients with care of the highest quality, which is furthermore clinically effective, safe and with a positive experience. This involves adopting a continuous development profile which necessitates a regular developing of his academic and technical skills.


Diseases, Medical Tests and Treatments
  • Achalasia Surgery
  • Appendicectomy,
  • Colorectal Surgery
  • Endoscopy
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy),
  • Gastroscopy
  • Giant hiatus hernia repair
  • Hepatobiliary surgery
  • Laparoscopic cholecystectomy for gall bladder stones & common Bile Duct stones
  • Laparoscopic hiatus hernia & anti-reflux surgery for Gastro-Oesophageal reflux disease
  • Laparoscopic Heller’s for Achalasia
  • Open Hernia Repair,
  • Splenectomy 
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Femoral Hernia
  • Gallstones
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Ventral hernia
  • Gastro-Intestinal symptoms
  • ERCP & Jaundice
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Gastroenterology
17 years of experience
Weight Loss & Bariatric Surgery, Hepatobiliary & Pancreatic Surgery, Laparoscopic (Key-Hole) Surgery + 1 more

Mr Ramar is an experienced Consultant Laparoscopic Bariatric and Metabolic surgeon with over 20 years of experience in general and laparoscopic surgery. He has previously worked in multiple London hospitals, as well as across the UK in Scotland, Doncaster and Bournemouth. He is currently working as a consultant general/ upper GI/ bariatric surgeon at King's College Hospital with a specialism in elective bariatric and upper GI surgery. He believes in a holistic approach in caring for his patients and participates at the weekly bariatric MDT and has clinics for bariatric and general and upper GI patients. He holds one of the largest NHS practices for laparoscopic bariatric surgery. 


Mr Ramar's elective work involves mainly primary and revision bariatric surgery and benign upper GI surgery including laparoscopic bile duct exploration. Mr Ramar spends his day cases performing laparoscopic surgeries from gallbladder to hernia surgery, as well as gastroscopies including therapeutic procedures. He is the lead for EGS UGI pathways and is involved in establishing and delivering surgical ambulatory care and currently is working alongside with the Surgical Ambulatory emergency Care. Mr Ramar also works as an emergency surgeon at King's College Hospital.


Furthermore, Mr.Ramar has contributed substantially to medical research, producing numerous publications. He is actively involved in research and member performing Laparoscopic Gastric banding surgery for GLIDE trial as well as contributing to studies such as cardiac changes after bariatric surgery (BARCODE) and depression and its outcome after bariatric surgery( BARIDEP).


Mr Ramar is passionate about training the next generation of surgeons and holds several educational roles. He is a clinical and educational supervisor for foundation trainees, SpR's and is an honorary senior clinical lecturer at Kings College London. 

 

 

 


Diseases, Medical Tests and Treatments


  • Metabolic surgery
  • Bariatric Surgery
  • Laparoscopic surgery
  • Gastroscopy
  • Laparoscopy
  • Medical Weight loss
  • Stomach cancer surgery 
  • Appendicitis 
  • Pancreatitis
  • Hernia 
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General Surgery
Recommended by 1 specialist
23 years of experience
Laparoscopic (Key-Hole) Surgery, Upper GI (Gastrointestinal) Surgery, Weight Loss & Bariatric Surgery

Mr Spyros Panagiotopoulos is a Consultant General and Bariatric/Metabolic Surgeon, with NHS base at King's College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust. He also sees patients privately, including at Metabolic & Bariatric Centre, part of London Bridge Hospital.

Mr Spyros Panagiotopoulos graduated in 1998 from Medical School of National and Kapodistrian University of Athens in Greece.

He followed an integrated 6 year residency program in General Surgery with specialist laparoscopic and upper gastrointestinal training at University Hospital of Patras, Greece and at IRCAD (Research Institute for Digestive Cancer) in Strasbourg, France. 

He gained his Certificate of Completion of Training in 2008 (following Board Exams) at University Hospital of Patras in Greece, where he continued his higher specialist training in metabolic and bariatric surgery in the Bariatric & Metabolic Unit at UHP (IFSO--Centre of Excellence).

He followed further specialist training (Fellowship) on Acute Surgery (Emergency General Surgery & Trauma) at King's College Hospital in 2012 where subsequently was appointed as Consultant Surgeon. 

In 2013 he was awarded his PhD with honours in the field of metabolic and bariatric surgery and was accredited in 2018 as a metabolic/bariatric surgeon at King's College Hospital in London. 

He has gained his Fellowship of Royal College of Surgeons (England) in 2016. 

He holds full membership of the Association of Upper Gastrointestinal Surgery of Great Britain and Ireland (AUGIS/BOMSS), the International Federation of Obesity and Metabolic Disorders (IFSO) and the European Association for Endoscopic Surgery (EAES). 

Mr Panagiotopoulos specialises in performing advanced laparoscopic (key-hole) surgery for all operations (elective and emergencies). His special interests are in Metabolic & Bariatric Surgery, Benign Biliary Disease Surgery, Hernia Surgery and Acute Surgical Conditions.

He is clinical supervisor in Acute Surgery Training (emergency general and major trauma surgery) at King's College Hospital, specializing in high-risk surgical patients.

His personal interests include; sports activities (swimming, tennis & diving), hiking and travelling.


Diseases, Medical Tests and Treatments

General Surgery

1. Hernia (abdominal wall-inguinal, femoral, incisional, other) surgery 

2. Gallstone/gallbladder disease surgery 

3. Gastric/Duodenal Ulcer Disease surgery 

4. Treatment of post-abdominal trauma conditions (hernias/bowel injuries) 

Metabolic & Bariatric Surgery

1. Sleeve Gastrectomy 

2. Gastric Bypass 

3. Metabolic Surgery for Diabetes 

4. Revisional Bariatric Surgery  

Emergencies:

General Surgery  

               a. Gallbladder/Gallstones emergencies 

               b. Appendicitis

               c. Hernia emergencies 

               d. Bowel obstruction 

               e. Gastric/Duodenal Ulcer Disease-Perforation   

               f. Acute pancreatitis 

               g. Diverticulitis 

               h. Conditions with Abdominal Pain 

Metabolic & Bariatric Surgery 

 a. Gastric Band problems/Slippage-Removal 

 b. Hernias (internal or incisional) 

 c. Bowel obstruction 

 d. Other 

  • Metabolic & Bariatric Surgery
  • General Surgery
  • Emergency Surgery
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General Surgery
18 years of experience
Gastroenterology, Hepatobiliary & Pancreatic Surgery, Laparoscopic (Key-Hole) Surgery + 1 more

Mr Andrew Davies is a Consultant General and laparoscopic surgeon. He is an Upper GI specialist at Guy’s and St Thomas’ NHS Foundation Trust, where he performs a high volume of stomach and oesophageal surgery. The unit is one of the largest tertiary referral centers for oesophgeal and gastric cancer in the UK. Mr Davies also sees patients privately, including at The London Bridge Hospital.

His specialist areas include hernia repair (including open and keyhole surgery techniques), gallstones (cholecystectomy) and acid reflux / gastro-oesophageal reflux disease (GORD). Patients can also be assessed for oesophageal or gastric cancer, achalasia and GISTs (Gastro-intestinal stromal tumours). In addition Mr Davies performs endoscopy and a wide range of general surgery procedures including skin lumps and bumps.

Mr Davies has a strong academic background with a first class honours BSc, a Masters with distinction and an MD in the staging and management of oesophaegeal cancer. He leads the Guy's & St Thomas' Oesophago-gastric research group, is regularly invited to speak at national and international conferencs and is on the editorial board of the British Journal of Surgery. He sits on the research committeee of the international society of diseases of the esophagus (ISDE) and has ongoing research links with King's College London and the Karolinksa Institute in Stockholm, Sweden

During his higher surgical training in London, Mr Davies spent time at King’s College liver unit, the Royal Marsden and St Thomas’ hospitals. During this time he was also awarded two prestigious laparoscopic surgery fellowships to UPMC Pittsburgh, USA and Unitas MC, Pretoria, South Africa.

He is married to a surgeon (Sophie) and has three children.


Diseases, Medical Tests and Treatments
  • Advanced Laparoscopic Surgery
  • Endoscopy
  • Gall Bladder Removal (cholecystectomy)
  • Hernia repair (inguinal, umbilical, incisional, epigastric) - open and keyhole (laparoscopic) techniques
  • Acid reflux / hiatus hernia surgery
  • Oesophagectomy / Gastrectomy for cancer
  • Lipoma Removal
  • Hernia surgery
  • Anti-reflux surgery
  • Gallstones
  • Laparoscopic / keyhole surgery
  • Endoscopy
  • Achalasia
  • Oesophageal / gastric cancer
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