Laparosurgery is led by consultant Krishna Moorthy who is a leading NHS & private laparoscopic surgeon with over 10 years experience in laparoscopic surgery. He leads a multi-specialty team consisting of:
- Dr Harvinder Chahal : Consultant Physician specializing in the management of patients with complex obesity, diabetes and other endocrine disorders.
- Dr Devinder Bansi : Consultant Gastroenterologist with expertise in the management of complications after bariatric surgery, endoscopic biliary stones and endoscopy for other complex oesophago-gastric conditions.
- Dr Samantha Scholtz : Consultant Psychiatrist who specialises in the assessment and counselling of patients undergoing bariatric surgery and in the management of psychological issues after bariatric surgery.
- Dr Helgi Johannsson : Consultant Anaesthetist with expertise in all types of anaesthetic techniques and who specialises in anaesthesia for bariatric surgery and for cancers of oesophagus and stomach.
- Ms Venetia Wynter-Blyth : Clinical Nurse Specialist with expertise in the management of patients with complex oesophageal and stomach problems.
- Ms Christina Prechtl : Specialist Dietician
The team work together to deliver holistic care to all patients undergoing:
- Obesity surgery (bariatric surgery)
- Upper gastrointestinal surgery for cancer
- Advanced laparoscopic surgery for upper gastrointestinal conditions
such as hiatus hernia, gastro-oesophageal reflux disease and
swallowing disorders such as oesophageal achalasia
Mr Moorthy also specializes in surgery for gall bladder problems and all kinds of abdominal wall hernias.