Mr Romi Navaratnam is a Consultant Colorectal and Laparoscopic Surgeon based at the North Middlesex University Hospital and Honorary Senior Lecturer at the Royal Free Medical School. He also performs private work at a number of clinics in London. He completed his training in Nottingham, Cambridge, London and Sri Lanka.
His specialist interest includes the investigation and management of gastrointestinal problems, such as irritable bowel syndrome and common anal conditions, including rectal bleeding, haemorrhoids, fissures and fistulae. He also has a clinical interest in colonoscopy (the identification of early colonic disease) and endoscopy for indigestion or heartburn. For most of his surgical work he uses laparoscopic (keyhole, minimally invasive) surgical techniques for benign conditions of the gall bladder, groin and abdominal herniae, appendicectomy and malignant colorectal conditions.