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- Lower GI surgery
Mr Sains is an experienced Consultant Surgeon with expertise in general surgery, coloproctology, laparoscopic and day surgery.
He is a Consultant General Surgeon at The Brighton and Sussex University Hospitals NHS Trust, having previously been a Consultant at The Western Sussex Hospitals NHS Fountation Trust.
His interests outside his clinical and subspeciailties lie in Clinical Governance and Medical Law. He currently holds a Diploma in Medical Law and is Clinical Governance lead for surgery in his NHS unit.
He is also a Bond Solon accredited medical expert
Areas of interest
Colorectal surgery (lower GI); Hernias, including inguinal hernia; Colorectal (bowel) cancer; Minimal access / invasive surgery; Laparoscopic procedures ('keyhole surgery'); Skin conditions; Proctology;Treatment of haemorrhoids; fistula; fissure; colonoscopy; endoscopy; flexible sigmoidoscopy; Gallstones and gallbladder surgery; RAFAELO procedure.
Anaesthetists worked with
- Dr Philip McGlone Fee Assured
- Dr Thomas H Pratt Fee Assured
- Dr David R Uncles Fee Assured
- Dr Peter T Sweet Fee Assured
- Dr Colin Spring Fee Assured
Current NHS consultant posts held
Consultant Colorectal and General Surgeon
Brighton and Sussex University Hospitals NHS Trust
Theatre and Drama. I am a member of the Thursday Night Project, a group that have won the prestigious Woking Theatre Festival in 2016 and 2017.
Sport including rugby, cricket, football and martial arts.
I enjoy travelling and experiencing cuisines around the world and have a keen interest in cooking a variety of worldwide dishes.
Most of my spare time is spent with my wife and children and pets. Most notably spending time on a variety of arts and crafts including up cycling.
Imperial College, London, Research Excellence Award 2006.
Winners (Thursday Night Project) of The Woking Theatre Festival 2016 and 2017. Winners of the Elmbridge Theatre Festival 20017.
(Additional) Languages spoken
- Panjabi, Punjabi - Native or bilingual
Please see https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/?term=sains+p
Systematic review and meta-analysis of published trials comparing the effectiveness of transanal endoscopic microsurgery and radical resection in the management of early rectal cancer.Sajid MS, Farag S, Leung P, Sains P, Miles WF, Baig MK.Colorectal Dis. 2014 Jan;16(1):2-14.
Sajid MS, Ladwa N, Colucci G, Miles WF, Baig MK, Sains P. Diagnostic laparoscopy through deep inguinal ring: a literature-based review on the forgotten approach to visualize the abdominal cavity during emergency and elective groin hernia repair. Surg Laparosc Endosc Percutan Tech. 2013 Jun;23(3):251-4
Sajid MS, Farag S, Leung P, Sains P, Miles WF, Baig MK. Systematic review and meta-analysis of published trials comparing the effectiveness of transanal endoscopic microsurgery and radical resection in the management of early rectal cancer. Colorectal Dis. 2014 Jan;16(1):2-14.
Sajid MS, Ladwa N, Sains P, Baig MK. Role of restricted fluid therapy in patients undergoing laparoscopic and open colorectal surgery: a systematic review and meta-analysis of published randomised controlled trials. Presented at 20th international congress of European Association of Endoscopic Surgeons, Brussles on 20th – 23rd June 2012.
Sajid MS, Parampalli U, Sains P, Baig MK. A re-visit meta-analysis looking at the use of topical application of diltiazem in distal anal canal as opposed to glyceryltrinitrate for the non-operative management of chronic analfissure. European Society of Coloproctology, 6th Scientific & Annual Meeting, Copenhagen, 21-24 September 2011.
Sajid MS, Parampalli U, Hebbar M, Sains P, Baig MK, Laparoscopic colectomy with Enhanced Recovery Programme (ERP): a blessing in disguise for the elderly population. 19th European Association of Endoscopic Surgery congress 15th -18th June 2011, Torino, Italy.
Sajid MS, Carciunas L, Baig MK, Sains P, Miles WFA. Fraud and deceit in medical and surgical research is more common than we think. AGM of Associations of Surgeons of Great Britain & Ireland on May 1St - 3rd 2013 in Glasgow.
Sajid MS, Craciunas L, Miles WFA, Baig MK, Sains P. Use of abasorbable versus non-absorbable suture for skin wound closure in surgical patients: an integrated systematic review and meta-analysis of published randomized controlled trials. AGM of Associations of Surgeons of Great Britain & Ireland on May 1St - 3rd 2013 in Glasgow.
Courses offered to GPs
I cover all topics concerning General and Colorectal Surgery as well as Patient Safety and Clinical Governance seminars.
I would be delighted to offer talks and seminars at request for individual GPs or groups of GPs.
Outcomes (checked and approved by medical professional body)
Please click on this link if you would like to see information about this healthcare professional’s performance compared to their peers, as published by their medical professional body.https://www.acpgbi.org.uk/surgeon-outcomes/western-sussex-hospitals-nhs-foundation-trust-worthing-hospital/
- MB ChB The University of Birmingham Medical School 1995
- FRCS (Gen) The Royal College of Surgeons 2008
- MD The University of London 2009
- PGDip(Medical Law) The University of Northumbria 2016
Reference number 4195328
Details of entry to specialist register
- General Surgery, Coloproctology, 2008
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