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Efthymios Ypsilantis

General Surgery

25 years of experience
25 years of experience

PATIENT REVIEWS

5

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About

Mr Efthymios Ypsilantis is a Consultant General Surgeon with an interest in Laparoscopic and Colorectal Surgery. His NHS practice is based at King’s College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust - Princess Royal University Hospital site in Orpington.

Mr Ypsilantis qualified from the Medical School of Athens, Greece in 1999. He completed his Core Surgical Training in the East of England and became a Member of the Royal College of Surgeons of England in 2006. He completed his research at the University of Cambridge and was awarded an MPhil in Surgery in 2007. He trained in the Eastern Deanery and London Deanery Higher Surgical Training National Programs and was admitted as a Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons of England in 2014, gaining the Certificate of Completion of Training (CCT) in General Surgery in 2015. 

He consolidated his surgical and laparoscopic experience in the treatment of gastrointestinal disease during training at King’s College Hospital, Medway Hospital and Guy’s and St. Thomas’ Hospitals. He undertook a Post-CCT Fellowship (RSO) at St Mark’s Hospital in 2016, further expanding his experience and skills in the treatment of colorectal cancer, inflammatory bowel disease, pelvic floor diseases, intestinal failure and complex abdominal surgery. 

He was the ACPGBI Travelling Fellow at the Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Centre in New York, USA, in 2015. He is accredited by JAG for diagnostic and therapeutic endoscopy. His academic qualifications also include a Master's of Science (MSc) Degree in Perioperative Care (Cardiff University, 2006) and a Master's of Surgery (MS) in Coloproctology (University of East Anglia, 2016). He was admitted as a Fellow of the European Board of Coloproctology after succeeding in the EBSQ examinations in 2017. 

He is a member of the Association of Coloproctology of Great Britain and Ireland, the European Society of Coloproctology and the Royal Society of Medicine. He has published extensively in peer-review journals, textbooks and has presented many papers in international conferences. He is a keen trainer and holds the roles of Training Faculty Lead and the College Tutor on behalf of the Royal College of Surgeons of England. 


Diseases, Medical Tests and Treatments

  • Abdominal Wall Reconstruction
  • Abdominoperineal Resection
  • Anal Fissure Treatment
  • Appendicectomy
  • Botox for Anal Fissure
  • Bowel Diversion Surgery
  • Bowel Surgery (Colectomy)
  • Colonoscopy
  • Coloproctology
  • Colorectal Surgery
  • Fistula Surgery
  • Haemorrhoid Surgery
  • Laparoscopy
  • Open Hernia Repair
  • Pilonidal Sinus Surgery
  • Polypectomy
  • Removal Of Rectum And Colon (Proctocolectomy)
  • Skin Lesion Removal
  • Skin Lesion Removal
  • Skin Lesion Treatments
  • Skin Lesion Treatments
  • Stoma
  • THD
  • Anal Fistula
  • Bowel Obstruction
  • Constipation
  • Crohn’s Disease
  • Diarrhoea
  • Diverticulitis
  • Faecal Incontinence
  • Femoral Hernia
  • Haemorrhoids
  • Hernia
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Obstructive Defaecation
  • Pilonidal Sinus Disorders
  • Pilonidal Sinus Disorders
  • Rectal Bleeding

Subspecialities

Laparoscopic (Key-Hole) Surgery, Colorectal Surgery

All procedures

  • Colonoscopy
  • Endoscopy (OGD)
  • Laparoscopic (Key-Hole) Surgery
  • Umbilical Hernia Repair
  • Abdominal Wall Reconstruction
  • Abdominoperineal Resection
  • Abscess Incision and Drainage
  • Adhesiolysis
  • Appendicectomy
  • Banding of Haemorrhoids
  • Botox Injections for Anal Fissure
  • Bowel Diversion Surgery
  • Bowel Resection
  • Bowel Surgery (Colectomy)
  • Colon Cancer Screening
  • Coloproctology
  • Colorectal Surgery
  • Diagnostic Laparoscopy
  • Excision of Benign Lesions
  • Excision of Sebaceous Cysts
  • Fistulectomy and Seton Insertion
  • Gastroscopy
  • General Surgery
  • Hemorrhoidectomy
  • Ileostomy Surgery
  • Incisional Hernia Repair
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair
  • Laparoscopy
  • Lipoma Removal
  • Lumps and Bumps Removal
  • No Mesh Hernia Repair
  • Open Hernia Repair
  • Pilonidal Sinus Excision
  • Rectal Biopsy
  • Removal of Rectum and Colon (Proctocolectomy)
  • Sigmoidoscopy
  • Skin Lesion Removal (Warts, Moles and Skin Tags)
  • Skin Lesion Treatments
  • Spigelian Hernia
  • Stoma Reversal
  • Stoma Surgery
  • Stricture Treatment
  • Transanal Haemorrhoid Dearterialisation (THD)

All conditions

  • Haemorrhoids
  • Anal Fistula
  • Anal Fissure
  • Bowel Obstruction
  • Constipation
  • Perianal Abscess
  • Abdominal (Ventral) Hernia
  • Abdominal Wall Defects
  • Altered Bowel Habits
  • Anal Cancer
  • Anal Prolapse
  • Anorectal Conditions
  • Appendicitis
  • Bowel Cancer
  • Colitis (Ulcerative Colitis)
  • Colon Cancer
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Diarrhoea
  • Diverticulitis
  • Enterocutaneous Fistula
  • Faecal Incontinence
  • Femoral Hernia
  • Hernia
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD)
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Lipoma
  • Malignant Bowel Obstruction
  • Pilonidal Sinus Disorders
  • Rectal Bleeding
  • Rectal Cancer
  • Umbilical (Belly-Button) Hernia

Languages

Greek, English

Qualifications

MBBS, ECFMG, MRCS, MSc, MPhil, FRCS, MS, FEBS

Registered with

General Medical Council: 6065502

Locations

St Thomas Street, London, SE1 9BS

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Consultation Fees

New appointment: £240

New appointment: £150

Reviews

Overall Rating

Overall rating

Overall experience

5 / 5

Personal care received

4.97 / 5

Explanation of care provided

4.97 / 5

PATIENT REVIEWS

5

Reviewed By

Doctify