Mr Vivek Datta

Mr Vivek Datta

MB BS, BSc, MD, FRCS (Gen)

General Surgery

Offers video consultation
Recommended by 4 specialists
28 years of experience
16 years as a specialist

Overall Rating

Overall Experience

4.98

Bedside Manner

4.96

Explanation

4.96

Top feedback

“He's been very understanding, listened well and has a very friendly and professional disposition. I'm quite grateful for all his help, on more than one occasion.“
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Subspecialties

  • Colorectal Surgery
  • Laparoscopic (Key-Hole) Surgery
  • Upper GI (Gastrointestinal) Surgery
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Languages spoken

  • English
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Registered with

  • General Medical Council: 4049290
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    Practices worked at

    London Bridge Hospital

    27 Tooley Street, London, United Kingdom, SE1 2PR
    2,753 reviews

    HCA UK at The Shard

    St Thomas Street, London, United Kingdom, SE1 9BS
    2,350 reviews

    About



    Mr Vivek Datta is a Consultant General and Colorectal Surgeon based at Guy's and St. Thomas's Foundation Trust. He qualified from the University of London in 1993, before undertaking specialist surgical training. He completed a Fellowship at St Marks University College Hospital, London and a research MD at the Imperial College.

    Mr Datta Vivek sees patients with a range of colorectal pathologies. He is particularly interested in rectal bleeding and pain, inflammatory bowel disease, colorectal cancer, intestinal failure and hernia and emergency general surgery. Mr Vivek also specialises in bowel cancer diagnosis and treatment, colorectal surgery and laparoscopic surgery.

    He has a keen interest in research and education, and has co-authored numerous publications in his area of expertise. He is regularly invited to speak at national conferences and lectures, and is on the steering group for the National Training Programme in Laparoscopic Colorectal Surgery.

     


    Diseases, Medical Tests and Treatments

    • Colonoscopy (Endoscopy)
    • Gastroscopy (Endoscopy)
    • Colorectal Surgery
    • Appendectomy 
    • Hernia Repair (Key-Hole)
    • Open Hernia Repair
    • Laparoscopic (Key-Hole) Surgery
    • Upper GI (Gastrointestinal Surgery)
    • Pilonidal Sinus Surgery
    • Splenectomy
    • Bowel Diversion Surgery
    • Bowel Surgery (Colectomy)
    • Removal of Rectum and Colon (Proctocolectomy) 
    • Appendicitis
    • Bowel Cancer
    • Hernia
    • Femoral Hernia
    • Inguinal Hernia
    • Pancreatitis
    • Colorectal cancer
    • Bowel Obstruction
    • Anal Fistulae
    • Haemorrhoids
    • Colon Cancer
    • Diverticulitis
    • Rectal Bleeding and Pain
    • Rectal Cancer
    • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
    • Intestinal Failure
    • Pilonidal Sinus Disorders
    • Keyhole Surgery


    Procedures

    • Colorectal Surgery
    • Endoscopy (OGD)
    • Skin Lesion Treatments
    • Bowel Surgery (Colectomy)
    • Hernia Repair (Keyhole)
    • Appendicectomy
    • Bowel Diversion Surgery
    • Laparoscopy
    • Lipoma Removal
    • Open Hernia Repair
    • Removal of Rectum and Colon (Proctocolectomy)
    • Splenectomy
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    Special interests

    • Haemorrhoids
    • Anal Fistula
    • Hernia
    • Diverticulitis
    • Bowel Cancer
    • Appendicitis
    • Bowel Obstruction
    • Colon Cancer
    • Inguinal Hernia
    • Femoral Hernia
    • Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD)
    • Pancreatitis
    • Pilonidal Sinus Disorders
    • Rectal Cancer
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    Education

    • MBBS
    • MD
    • FRCS (Gen Surg)
    • Association of Coloproctology
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