Mr Gordon Buchanan

Mr Gordon Buchanan


General Surgery

28 years of experience
17 years as a specialist

Overall Rating

Overall Experience


Bedside Manner




Top feedback

“Dr. Buchanan is fantastic. He is kind, patient and never rushes. He takes the time to explain and listens carefully. He treated me as a patient and a peer and made me feel like we were engaged together in my care. I could not recommend him more.“
Read more


  • Colorectal Surgery
Show more

Languages spoken

  • English
Show more

Registered with

  • General Medical Council: 4031848
Show more

    Practices worked at

    The Lister Hospital

    Chelsea Bridge Road, London, United Kingdom, SW1W 8RH
    1,237 reviews

    Chelsea Outpatient Centre

    280 Kings Road, London, United Kingdom, SW3 5AW
    307 reviews


    Mr Gordon Buchanan is a Consultant Colorectal and General Surgeon. He graduated from St Thomas’ Hospital, London and undertook colorectal and general surgical training in the UK. Additionally, he also received advanced colorectal training at Mount Sinai Hospital in Toronto. He now has a vast experience in carrying out a wide variety of Colorectal and General Surgical procedures.

    He now undertakes laparoscopic appendicectomy, laparoscopic repair of inguinal, ventral and incisional hernias as well as a wide variety of colorectal and general surgical procedures.

    During additional laparoscopic colorectal training fellowships in Colchester and Yeovil, Mr Buchanan undertook laparoscopic appendicectomy and day case laparoscopic cholecystectomy, as well as benign and malignant laparoscopic colorectal resection. He also undertook research at St. Mark's Hospital and Imperial College, London. He has published papers on many aspects of colorectal surgery, in particular, investigation of anorectal conditions and fistula-in-ano. He is presently undertaking collaborative research on laparoscopic resection of colorectal cancer.

    Diseases, Medical Tests and Treatments

    Laparoscopic and anorectal surgery, laparoscopic appendicectomy, laparoscopic repair of inguinal, ventral and incisional hernias; haemorrhoidectomy; banding and injection of haemorrhoids, sigmoidoscopy, proctoscopy, pilonidal sinus surgery, injections for anal fissure, fissurectomy, seton to anal fistula, lay open of anal fistula, fistula plug, advancement flap, umbilical hernia repair

    Haemorrhoids, hernia, colorectal cancer, anorectal disease, gallstones, rectal bleeding, prolapse


    • MB BS (1993) - University of London
    • MD
    • MSc
    • FRCS
    Read more


    Powered by Doctify
    Promoting trust & transparency in healthcare