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Arjun Shankar

General Surgery

33 years of experience
33 years of experience

PATIENT REVIEWS

4.72

Reviewed By

Doctify

About

Mr Shankar is one of London’s leading general surgeons and is Medical Director at HCA UK's, Lister Hospital, having previously been Divisional Clinical Director of Gastrointestinal Services at University College London Hospitals.

His other HCA UK private practice locations include The Harley Street Clinic, The Wellington Hospital and HCA UK at University College Hospital.

His NHS base is University College and the Royal Free Hospitals and His surgical training was in London, primarily at The Middlesex, University College and Hammersmith Hospitals. He was awarded an MD for his research into the Development of Colorectal Liver Metastases.

Mr Shankar works in one of the largest HPB units in the UK and his interests include benign HPB conditions, in particular, acute and chronic pancreatitis, complex gallstone related conditions, emergency surgery and duodenal polyposis. He also leads the Abdominal Sarcoma Unit, which is part of the London Sarcoma Service, at University College Hospital. In addition, he runs the Hernia Clinic, which provides both open and laparoscopic techniques and he has particular interest in dealing with complex recurrences and complications.

Diseases, Medical Tests and Treatments

  • Laparoscopic Surgery
  • Upper GI Surgery
  • Pancreatitis
  • Hernia
  • Sarcoma
  • Gallstones
  • Abdominal pain
  • Complex hernias

Subspecialities

Hepatobiliary & Pancreatic Surgery, Laparoscopic (Key-Hole) Surgery, Upper GI (Gastrointestinal) Surgery

All procedures

  • Open Hernia Repair
  • Abdominal Wall Reconstruction
  • Gallstone Surgery
  • Appendicectomy
  • Hernia Repair (Keyhole)
  • Splenectomy
  • Cytoreductive Surgery
  • Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumour (GIST) Excision
  • Heated Intra-Peritoneal Chemotherapy (HIPEC)
  • Laparoscopy

All conditions

  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Sarcoma
  • Hernia
  • Abdominal & Pelvic Sarcomas
  • Appendicitis
  • Bowel Cancer
  • Desmoid Tumours
  • Gallbladder Cancer
  • Gallstones
  • Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumour (GIST)
  • Pancreatitis
  • Retroperitoneal Sarcomas

Languages

English

Qualifications

MD, FRCS

Registered with

General Medical Council: 3452851

Locations

Chelsea Bridge Road, London, SW1W 8RH

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Bond House, 347-353 Chiswick High Road, London, W4 4HS

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Consultation Fees

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Reviews

Overall Rating

Overall rating

Overall experience

4.72 / 5

Personal care received

4.56 / 5

Explanation of care provided

4.67 / 5

PATIENT REVIEWS

4.72

Reviewed By

Doctify