Andrea Bille

Cardiothoracic Surgery

19 years of experience
19 years of experience



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Mr Andrea Bille is a Consultant Thoracic Surgeon at Guy’s and St Thomas’ NHS Foundation Trust and Honorary Senior Clinical Lecturer at Kings College University, London. He specialises in the treatment of thoracic conditions and in surgery and sees patients privately for a range of conditions including: pneumothorax, pectus deformity, Infection of the pleura / empyema, Rib fractures, Pleural effusion, Lung cancer, Thymoma, Mesothelioma, Mass/lesion in the mediastinum

Mr Bille qualified in 2005 from the University of Turin and trained in Cardiothoracic Surgery in Italy and at Guy’s Hospital, London. He undertook a clinical fellowship at Guy’s Hospital focusing on mesothelioma surgery and minimally invasive thoracic surgery for the treatment of lung cancer and benign conditions. 

In 2013 he was appointed as a consultant at the National Institute of Cancer in Milan, focusing on surgical treatment of lung cancer, thoracic sarcoma and mediastinal tumour which require extensive resection and complex reconstruction. In 2014/15 Mr Bille undertook a clinical fellowship at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Centre in the US and trained in thoracoscopy and robotic surgery for the treatment of thoracic malignancies and advance technique with complex reconstruction for extensive thoracic malignancies. He completed his PhD in 2015 which focussed surgical treatment of mesothelioma.

Mr Bille has published extensively and presented at conferences worldwide. He is Associate Editor of the thoracic section of the Tumori Journal and the Journal of Thoracic Disease. Mr Bille is involved a number of research projects on lung cancer, thymoma and mesothelioma analysing the role of surgery and new multimodality approaches. He is a member of the thymoma and mesothelioma international staging committee and he is chair of the mesothelioma database of the European Society of Thoracic Surgeons (ESTS).

Mr Bille has developed an interest in robotic surgery for diaphragmatic disease including diaphragmatic elevation paralysis and diaphragmatic endometriosis.

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Diseases, Medical Tests and Treatments

Lung Transplant

Thoracic (Lung) Surgery

Thoracoscopy Or VATS

• Pneumothorax

• Pectus deformity

• Infection of the pleura / empyema

• Rib fractures

• Pleural effusion

• Lung cancer

• Thymoma

• Mesothelioma

• Mass/lesion in the mediastinum


Thoracic Surgery

All procedures

  • Thoracic (Lung) Surgery
  • Bronchoscopy
  • Lobectomy
  • Lung Volume Reduction Surgery
  • Robotic Surgery
  • Segmentectomy
  • Thoracoscopy or VATS
  • Video Consultation

All conditions

  • Lung Cancer
  • Congenital Diaphragmatic Hernia
  • Empyema
  • Mediastinal Tumors
  • Mesothelioma
  • Pneumothorax
  • Rib Injury
  • Rib Pain
  • Rib Surgery
  • Slipped Rib Syndrome
  • Thoracic Endometriosis
  • Thymoma
  • Tracheobronchial Cancer


Italian, English



Registered with

General Medical Council: 7025125


27 Tooley Street, London, SE1 2PR

  • Monday:
    10:30 AM - 1:30 PM
  • Wednesday:
    9:30 AM - 12:30 PM
  • Friday:
    5:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Chelsea Bridge Road, London, SW1W 8RH

  • Monday:
    5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
  • Thursday:
    5:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Consultation Fees

New appointment: £350

Follow-up appointment: £200


Overall Rating

Overall rating

Overall experience

5 / 5

Personal care received

5 / 5

Explanation of care provided

5 / 5



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