Mr Chelliah Selvasekar

Mr Chelliah Selvasekar

MBBS, MD, FRCS, FRCS (Gen), PgCert (Med Ed)

General Surgery

28 years of experience

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“He was allways available if I had any questions. Nothing was too much trouble for him and he made you feel at ease even though I was going through major surgery. “
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  • Colorectal Surgery
  • Laparoscopic (Key-Hole) Surgery
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Languages spoken

  • English
  • Tamil
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Registered with

  • General Medical Council: 4452474
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    Practices worked at

    The Christie Private Care

    The Christie Private Care, Wilmslow Road, Manchester, United Kingdom, M20 4BX
    714 reviews


    Mr Chelliah Selvasekar is a Consultant General and Colorectal Surgeon at The Christie NHS Foundation Trust in Manchester and he also sees patients privately, including at The Christie Private Care.

    Mr Selvasekar is a General Surgeon, with expertise in minimally-invasive surgery, and with sub-specialties in gastrointestinal cancers, gastroscopy and colonoscopy. He qualified in Madras, India and this was followed by specialist registrar training in Manchester. He then did two years’ full time clinical research at University College London on minimally invasive treatment in the management of dysplastic lesions, which led to an MD.

    After this, Mr Selvasekar spent a year as an international clinical colorectal fellow at the Mayo Clinic in the US, where he gained further experience in minimally invasive and complex colorectal surgery, before completing his surgical training at The Christie Hospital. He is also an accredited colonoscopoist for the national bowel screening programme and offers diagnostic and therapeutic endoscopies. Mr Selvasekar also holds an Honorary Lecturer with the University of Liverpool and he is a member of the Faculty of Trainers at the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh on the surgical courses.


    Diseases, Medical Tests and Treatments

    • Colorectal Cancer
    • Colorectal Cancer
    • Gastroscopy
    • Laparoscopy
    • Endoscopy
    • Bowel Cancer


    • Colonoscopy
    • Bowel Cancer Screening
    • Capsule Endoscopy
    • Endoscopy (OGD)
    • Laparoscopy
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    Special interests

    • Bowel Cancer
    • Anal Cancer
    • Colon Cancer
    • Gallbladder Cancer
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    • SBOA Hr. Sec School, Madras, India -1978 – 1988
    • MD - UCL 200
    • MBA - Keele University 2015


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