Mr Nikhil Pawa is a Consultant General Surgeon who specialises in Colorectal Surgery, with over two decades of experience in the treatment and management of colorectal cancer, haemorrhoids, fistula, diverticular and inflammatory bowel disease. He sees private patients at the BMI Syon Clinic and The Lister Hospital.
Mr. Pawa earned his Bachelor’s degree in medicine at Charles University, Prague, after which he came to the UK and undertook his basic surgical training in Nottingham. He then studied toward his Medical Doctorate, during which he gained knowledge and expertise on the latest screening methods for colorectal cancer. Upon completion, Mr. Pawa began his higher colorectal surgical training on the renowned North West London rotation, which included prestigious London hospitals such as St Marks Hospital and the Royal Marsden Hospital.
Since his Consultant appointment, Mr. Pawa has gained a special interest in laparoscopic surgery for colorectal cancer, in addition to minimally invasive surgery for pilonidal disease. He is also an active member of the research community, with his research primarily focussing on bowel cancer screening among ethnic minorities and colorectal surgery. He also is also well trained in endoscopic techniques and offers his patients with endoscopic management of Pilonidal sinus treatment, which has been shown to have shorter recovery times and patient outcomes.