Mr Amir Darakhshan

Mr Amir Darakhshan


General Surgery

26 years of experience
13 years as a specialist

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“Brilliant “
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  • Laparoscopic (Key-Hole) Surgery
  • Colorectal Surgery
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Languages spoken

  • English
  • Persian
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Registered with

  • General Medical Council: 4117032
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    Consultation fees

    New appointment: £250

    Follow-up appointment: £180

    Practices worked at

    London Bridge Hospital

    27 Tooley Street, London, United Kingdom, SE1 2PR
    1911 reviews

    HCA UK at The Shard

    St Thomas Street, London, United Kingdom, SE1 9BS
    1674 reviews


    Mr Amir Darakhshan is a Consultant Colorectal and General Surgeon specialising in the management of Inflammatory Bowel Disease, Pelvic Floor disorders and Hernia repair, with an expertise in Laparoscopic Surgery, reflecting his sub-specialty work at Guy’s and St Thomas' Hospitals. 

    He graduated from King’s College Hospital London, receiving his surgical training in London and the South East of England, with specialist colorectal training in Sydney, St Thomas’ Hospital, King’s College Hospital and St Mark’s Hospital in London, where he developed his interests in Inflammatory Bowel Disease, Pelvic Floor disorders and Laparoscopic surgery. 

    He is also a Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons of England, a member of the Association of Coloproctology of Great Britain and Ireland and the Pelvic Floor Society. 

    Awarded a Doctor of Medicine (MD) in 2008, his thesis and main research at the Royal London Hospital looked at the use of the Gracilis Neosphincter in the treatment of incontinence. In addition to this he is also published numerous times on general surgical, colorectal and pelvic floor disorders.

    Second opinion £350

    Diseases, Medical Tests and Treatments

    Specialise in management of:

    Inflammatory Bowel Disease - Crohn's Disease and Ulcerative Colitis

    Pelvic floor disorders 

    Proctology including management of haemorrhoids, fissures plus pilonidal sinus disease and complex anal fistulating disease using traditional and minimally invasive techniques (VAAFT and EPSiT)

    • Hernia
    • Coloproctology
    • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
    • Endoscopy
    • Pelvic Floor Disorders


    • Endoscopy
    • Open Hernia Repair
    • Skin Lesion Removal
    • Abdominoperineal Resection
    • Appendicectomy
    • Bowel Diversion Surgery
    • Bowel Surgery (Colectomy)
    • Colorectal Surgery
    • Hernia Repair (Keyhole)
    • Laparoscopy
    • Lipoma Removal
    • Removal of Rectum and Colon (Proctocolectomy)
    • Video Consultation
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    Special interests

    • Anal Fistula
    • Hernia
    • Appendicitis
    • Bowel Obstruction
    • Colitis (Ulcerative Colitis)
    • Colon Cancer
    • Crohn’s Disease
    • Diverticulitis
    • Faecal Incontinence
    • Femoral Hernia
    • Haemorrhoids
    • Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD)
    • Inguinal Hernia
    • Pilonidal Sinus Disorders
    • Rectal Cancer
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    Primary Medical Qualification

    MB BS 1994 University of London

    Specialist Register entry date

    General surgery From 22 Aug 2008

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