Professor Jim Khan

Professor Jim Khan

MBBS, MSc, PhD, FCPS (Surg), FRCS (Glasg), FRCS (Gen Burg), FASCRS

General Surgery

26 years of experience
14 years as a specialist

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“I found professor Khan to be very reassuring and explained everything very well to me. He completely put my mine at rest. I'm so pleased I went ahead with the surgery, especially for my peace of mind. Thank you so much “
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  • Colorectal Surgery
  • Laparoscopic (Key-Hole) Surgery
  • Upper GI (Gastrointestinal) Surgery
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Languages spoken

  • English
  • Punjabi
  • Hindi
  • Urdu
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Registered with

  • General Medical Council: 6049414
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    Consultation fees

    New appointment: £400

    Follow-up appointment: £200

    Practices worked at

    The Princess Grace Hospital

    42-52 Nottingham Place, London, United Kingdom, W1U 5NY
    2,137 reviews

    London Digestive Centre

    41 Welbeck Street, London, United Kingdom, W1G 8DU
    73 reviews

    Working hours

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    14:00 - 18:00
    16:00 - 19:00
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    Jim Khan is a specialist colorectal cancer surgeon with comprehensive training in general and emergency surgery and an experience that spans over 25 years since graduation as a doctor. He treats a wide range of disorders affecting the small intestine, colon and rectum, in particuar has considerable experience treating bowel cancer and performing robotic and laparoscopic surgery. He practices at PGH, QAH Portmsouth and Spire Portsmouth Hospitals

    Prof Khan graduated in 1996 and specialised in general surgery. He did basic surgical traiing in wet of Scotland and after his Masters from the Cardiff University, he joined Wessex surgical rotation for specialist registrar training in colorectal surgery. He learned complex pelvic and rectal cancer surgery while working with Professor Heald at Basingstoke. He was awarded a UK National Laparoscopic Fellowship at Colchester in 2007, where he received training in advanced laparoscopic pelvic surgery. He was subsequently offered a second travelling clinical fellowship to the Mayo Clinic Rochester (US). Later on he travelled to Korea to work with Prof Kim and trina in advanced robotic surgery.

    Prof Khan is an international KOL (key opinion leader) in robotics ad colorectal surgery. He is actively involved in medical education and clinical training. He teaches on a variety of courses and is co-director fo VIMARS (Victory Institute of Minial Access Robotic Surgery)He is a national and European trainer in robotic surgery and laparoscopic surgery.

    Prof Khan is a keen resaerher and holds an honorary chair in surgery at the University of Portsmouth . He has pubslihed over 120 peer reviweed papers in various aspects of colorectal surgery. He is the principal investigaror of various natioanl and international tirals and is director of a number of courses and TME fellowship program

    Prof khan is married to a gynaecologists and has two daughters studying to become an aeronautical engineer and a doctor Mr Khan is also a keen cricketer and plays regularly for a local club in Romsey. He also enjoys playing badminton, golf and running.


    • Abdominoperineal Resection
    • Bowel Diversion Surgery
    • Removal of Rectum and Colon (Proctocolectomy)
    • Surgical Oncology
    • Transanal Endoscopic Microsurgery (TEM)
    • robotic surgery
    • Bowel Surgery (Colectomy)
    • Laparoscopy
    • Gallstone Surgery
    • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy)
    • Abdominal Wall Reconstruction
    • Rectal Biopsy
    • Splenectomy
    • Appendicectomy
    • Skin Lesion Removal (Warts, Moles and Skin Tags)
    • Excision of Lymph Nodes
    • Hernia Repair (Keyhole)
    • Lipoma Removal
    • Open Hernia Repair
    • Peritoneal Surgery
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    Special interests

    • Haemorrhoids
    • Bowel Cancer
    • Colon Cancer
    • Hernia
    • Anal Cancer
    • Anal Fissure
    • Anal Fistula
    • Appendicitis
    • Bowel Obstruction
    • Diverticulitis
    • Faecal Incontinence
    • Gallbladder Cancer
    • Inguinal Hernia
    • Lipoma
    • Pilonidal Sinus Disorders
    • Rectal Cancer
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    MBBS, MSc, PhD, FCPS (Surg), FRCS (Glasg), FRCS (Gen Surg, FASCRS

    Prof Khan is member of

    • Association of Coloproctology of Great Britain & Ireland (ACPGBI) – member & Wessex chapter representative and chair of the robotic surgery committee
    • Association of Laparoscopic Surgeons (ALSGBI) – robotic steering group member and national council member & director of research
    • American Society of Colon & Rectal Surgeons (ASCRS) – fellow and member of education committee
    • European Society of Coloproctology (ESCP) – fellow and member of the core working group on training in robotic surgery
    • European Society of Surgical Oncology (ESSO)- member and the UK representative on the education committee
    • Examiner for FRCS and Regional advisor South, The Royal College of Physicians & Surgeons Glasgow (RCPSG)
    • Regional representative for The British Association of Surgical Oncology (BASO) and national council member& conference secretary
    • Core member Robotic Research Committee, The Royal College of Surgeons of England
    • General Medical Council (GMC)
    • Medical Defence Union (MDU)
    • British Medical Association (BMA)
    • Professor Khan has the largest experince in the UK in robotic surgery for colorectal and gernal surgical disorders. He has trinaed more than 50 surgeons in advanced laaproscopic and robotic surgery
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