Mr Arjun Shankar is a leading Consultant General Surgeon. His NHS base is University College and the Royal Free Hospitals and he also sees patients privately at a number of locations including The Harley Street Clinic, The Lister Hospital (where he is Medical Director), The Wellington Hospital and HCA UK at University College Hospital.
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.
We have competed a number of difficult abdominal wall reconstructions together and have the largest series of cases in London. We have a number of cases in both the NHS and Privately with excellent outcomes