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Mr Omar Faiz

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  • Lower GI surgery

About me

Professor Omar Faiz is the Clinical Director of St Mark's Hospital - a world recognised centre for the management of colorectal disease. He is a Colorectal Surgeon and has practised as a consultant since 2008 when he was first appointed to Imperial College. In 2012 he moved his clinical NHS practice to St Mark's hospital and Academic Institute.

Professor Faiz's principal clinical interests are Inflammatory Bowel Disease, colorectal cancer (including the surgical management of polyposis and other inherited bowel syndromes) and proctology (haemorrhoids, fistulae and pilonidal disease).

Professor Faiz has achieved both national and international recognition within his field. He lectures internationally extensively and has published over 250 peer-reviewed publications. In addition to the above he has led on a number of initiatives in colorectal surgery . Specifically, he has led the Inflammatory Bowel Disease subcommittee for the Association of Coloproctology of Great Britain and Ireland (ACPGBI 2013-2018) and also Chaired the ACPGBI Ileal Pouch Registry (2011-2018). He has contributed twice towards guideline development for the 'IBD Standards' and also NICE in 2015. Prof. Faiz has Chaired an international gastrointestinal surgery initiative of Global Comparators - a benchmarking and quality improvement group comprising sixty highly recognised worldwide academic hospitals (2014-2018).

In 2018 the Daily Mail published a Good Doctors Guide for IBD, compiled through clinical peer consensus, where Professor Faiz was listed and described as 'a very good, high volume surgeon at a major centre, supported by an excellent team.'

Areas of interest

Laparoscopic (Keyhole) Colorectal surgery (lower GI); Bowel disease including inflammatory (IBD) and Colorectal Cancer; Hereditary Bowel Cancer, Abdominal Wall Repair, Proctology (Haemorrhoids and fistula); Fissure,Lower GI endoscopy

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Procedures completed

  • H2502

    Diagnostic flexible sigmoidoscopy (including forceps biopsy and proctoscopy) - (5-50)

    Princess Grace Hospital (1-5) London Clinic (1-5)

  • H2510

    Rigid sigmoidoscopy (including proctoscopy and biopsy) - (5-50)

    Northwick Park Hospital (1-5) London Clinic (1-5)

  • G7530

    Closure of ileostomy (as sole procedure) - (1-5)

    Princess Grace Hospital (1-5)

  • G7403

    Laparoscopic ileostomy - (1-5)

    London Clinic (1-5)

  • H3320

    Abdominoperineal resection of rectum and anus - (1-5)

  • H6260

    Proctoscopy (+/- biopsy) - (1-5)

  • G7402

    Open formation of ileostomy - (1-5)

  • X3750

    Botulinum toxin injections to muscle - (1-5)

  • P2530

    Repair of rectovaginal fistula - (1-5)

  • T4300

    Laparoscopic adhesiolysis (including biopsy) - (1-5)

    Northwick Park Hospital (1-5)

  • H4480

    Dilation of stricture of rectum - (1-5)

    London Clinic (1-5)

  • H3365

    Laparoscopic anterior resection - low (i.e. colorectal anastomosis at or below the peritoneal reflection) - (1-5)

    London Clinic (1-5)

  • H1000

    Excision of sigmoid colon - (1-5)

    Northwick Park Hospital (1-5)

  • H5100

    Haemorrhoidectomy (including sigmoidoscopy) - (1-5)

    London Clinic (1-5)

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