Mr Vincent Yip

Mr Vincent Yip


General Surgery

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2 specialists

21 years of experience
8 years as a specialist
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“Mr Yip is the most caring surgeon/consultant I have come across. He takes time to explain everything to me and to my husband aswell. I could not ask for anyone better. He has also remained in touch with me since my discharge. “
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  • Hepatobiliary & Pancreatic Surgery
  • Laparoscopic (Key-Hole) Surgery
  • Upper GI (Gastrointestinal) Surgery
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Languages spoken

  • English
  • Cantonese
  • Mandarin
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Registered with

  • General Medical Council: 4704999
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    Consultation fees

    New appointment: £250

    Follow-up appointment: £150

    Practices worked at

    The Princess Grace Hospital

    42-52 Nottingham Place, London, United Kingdom, W1U 5NY
    1,883 reviews

    London Digestive Centre

    41 Welbeck Street, London, United Kingdom, W1G 8DU
    66 reviews

    Specialist's working hours

    14:00 - 16:00
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    14:00 - 16:00
    08:00 - 12:30
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    Vincent Yip is a consultant Hepato-pancreatico-biliary (HPB) and General Surgeon at the Royal London Hospital, Barthealth NHS Trust. He specialises in gallbladder, pancreas and liver surgery. He is also fully competent in performing all general surgical procedures to a high standard. 

    His major interest focuses on using minimal invasive approach for the treatment of complex HPB diseases, in particularly using the Da Vinci Robot to perform complex HPB procedures. He is currently the robotic HPB lead at the Royal London Hospital.

    After graduated in the University of Glasgow in 2000, he undertook his Doctor of Medicine research degree at the University of Edinburgh. His higher surgical training was at the Mersey Deanery from 2006 to 2013, where he was trained by imminent Professor John Neoptolemos in pancreatic surgery and Professor Graeme Poston for liver surgery. To advance his HPB surgical skills, he undertook his post specialist training fellowship at Hong Kong University and King’s College Hospital, London for 2 years in HPB and Liver transplantation, focusing on cancers in cirrhotic liver. 

    Vincent was a Consultant HPB Surgeon at the largest pancreatic centre at the Royal Liverpool University Hospital before moving down to London in 2018. He was the clinical lead for pancreatic cancer MDT and pancreatic neuroendocrine service until then.

    He has published over 30 scientific papers and book chapters, and numerous national/ international presentations. He is the principal investigator in multiple clinical trials for the HPB unit at the Royal London Hospital. 

    Diseases, Medical Tests and Treatments

    • Pancreas Surgery - including chronic pancreatitis procedure
    • Robotic and laparoscopic liver and pancreas resection
    • Laparoscopic and open bile duct surgery.
    • Liver cancer
    • Bile duct exploration
    • Gallbladder cancer
    • Complex benign liver disease
    • Pancreatic disorders
    • Minimally invasive surgery
    • Robotic hepato-pancreato-biliary surgery


    • Liver Surgery
    • Whipple Procedure
    • Appendicectomy
    • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy)
    • Gallstone Surgery
    • Laparoscopy
    • Lipoma Removal
    • Liver Resection
    • Open Hernia Repair
    • Skin Lesion Removal (Warts, Moles and Skin Tags)
    • Skin Lesion Treatments
    • Splenectomy
    • Video Consultation
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    Special interests

    • Gallstones
    • Hernia
    • Pancreatic Cancer
    • Appendicitis
    • Femoral Hernia
    • Gallbladder Cancer
    • Inguinal Hernia
    • Liver Cancer
    • Pancreatic Disorders
    • Pancreatitis
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    • MBChB 2000 - University of Glasgow
    • MRCS 2003 - RCPSG
    • FRCS 2011 - Intercollegiate RCPSG
    • Doctor of Medicine 2012 - University of Edinburgh
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