Professor Massimo Malago

Professor Massimo Malago


General Surgery

14 years of experience

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“He performed one of the most complicated surgeries in the world, leiomyosarcoma of IVC, right hepatectomy, right nephrectomy, full IVC resection and saved my wife's life (she didn't have more than two months left). He would also visit my wife every single day even during weekends to check the slightest details of her recovery eg. eating... The greatest surgeon...and a great person..The best....“
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  • Upper GI (Gastrointestinal) Surgery
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Languages spoken

  • English
  • Italian
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Registered with

  • General Medical Council: 6164963
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    Practices worked at

    The Princess Grace Hospital

    42-52 Nottingham Place, London, United Kingdom, W1U 5NY
    1232 reviews

    London Digestive Centre

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


    Professor Massimo Malago is a Consultant General Surgeon at the Royal Free London NHS Foundation Trust and he also sees patients privately at The Princess Grace Hospital, The Harley Street Clinic and the London Digestive Centre.

    He specialises in liver cancer, pancreatic cancer, gallbladder bile duct problems, retroperitoneal sarcoma, liver metastasis and pancreatitis.

    Professor Malago is both European and American trained and certified. He performed the first right living donor hepatectomy and the first successful adult living donor living transplantation in Europe.

    He is currently the Chair of the North London and Mount Vernon Cancer Network HPB and the Director of the University College London Partners Liver and Digestive Health Programme.

    Diseases, Medical Tests and Treatments
    • Liver and Pancreatic Surgery
    • Transplant Surgery
    • Liver Cancer
    • Gallbladder Problems
    • Sarcoma
    • Hepato-Biliary-Pancreatic
    • Oncologic and Transplantation Surgery
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    • Liver Resection
    • Liver Surgery
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    Special interests

    • Gallbladder Cancer
    • Gallstones
    • Liver Cancer
    • Pancreatic Cancer
    • Pancreatic Disorders
    • Pancreatitis
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    • Universita degli Studi di Verona - State DMS – 1983
    • Medical School of Verona – PhD in Primary Parathyroidism
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