Main telephone number:
020 8401 3000

Upper Gastrointestinal GI Surgery

We perform elective and emergency cholecystectomy for complications of gallstones.  Our department also deals with both open and laparoscopic groin hernia surgery as well as laparoscopic and open incisional and abdominal wall herniae.  We also perform laparoscopic surgical correction of acid reflux, hiatus hernia and achalasia of the oesophagus.  We evaluate emergency patients presenting with gallstones, pancreatitis and general surgery presentations.  

There is an active multidisciplinary team which assesses and manages patients with Upper Gastrointestinal Cancer in conjunction with our gastrointestinal colleagues and The Royal Marsden Hospital.  We also perform open and laparoscopic splenectomy for haematological conditions.

There are currently three consultants providing upper gastrointestinal surgery.  

We operate on Monday PM, Tuesday AM, Wednesday ALL day, Thursday ALL day, Friday AM

Clinics are held:

  • Monday AM
  • Tuesday PM
  • Wednesday AM and PM

We treat:

  • Gallstones
  • acid reflux
  • groin hernia
  • abdominal wall and incisional hernia
  • lumps and bumps
  • achalasia
  • hiatus hernia
  • pancreatitis
  • splenectomy 




What do I do if I haven’t received my appointment yet?

Please call 020 8401 3979 or email 

What do I do if I want to change or cancel an appointment?

Please telephone or email us on the above.

What should I bring to my appointment?

Appointment letter, current  medical prescription  + own medications, copy of reports of the investigations such as ultrasound scan / endoscopy etc if available.

What time should I arrive for my appointment?

5-10 minutes prior to the appointment and report to the outpatient reception.

Contact information

Please telephone 020 8401 3979 or email 



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