Mr Francis Raphael D'Souza: General surgery

Mr Francis Raphael D'Souza

General surgery

  • Fee assured

Specialises in

  • General
  • Lower GI surgery

About me

I am a highly trained General and Laparoscopic Colorectal Surgeon. My higher surgical training has been predominantly in the Mersey Region and the South West Region. Following completion of my surgical training I spent 12 months doing Advanced Colorectal Fellowship at the UCLH (London) and The Guys and St Thomas’ Hospital in London. I am on the UK Specialist Register and I am a fully accredited specialist in General and Colorectal Surgery

Areas of interest

Laparoscopic and Minimal access Surgery;
Colorectal and General Surgery;
Bowel Cancer;
Colitis and Crohns Disease;
Day Surgery;
Endoscopy – Upper and Lower;
Laparoscopic cancer resections;
Pelvic floor surgery for defecatory problems;
Proctological surgery for Haemorrhoids; Fissures; Fistulae;
Management of enterocutaneous Fistula ;
Management of Gall stone disease
Management of all Abdominal and Groin Hernias

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Procedures completed

  • X3510

    IV sedation administered by operator - (5-50)

    (1-5) (1-5) (1-5)

  • H2502

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

    (1-5) (5-50)

  • H2002

    Diagnostic colonoscopy, includes forceps biopsy of colon and ileum - (5-50)

    (5-50) (1-5)

  • J1830

    Laparoscopic cholecystectomy - (5-50)


  • T2000

    Primary repair of inguinal hernia - (5-50)


  • X3750

    Botulinum toxin injections to muscle - (1-5)


  • G6500

    Diagnostic oesophago-gastro-duodenoscopy (OGD) includes forceps biopsy, biopsy urease test and dye spray - (1-5)

    (1-5) (1-5)

  • G6080

    Laparoscopically assisted resection of small intestine - (1-5)

  • T7972

    Exploration and repair of groin disruption (including repair of muscle, fascia and tendons) (Gilmore's groin repair) - (1-5)


  • H5800

    Drainage through perineal region (including ischio-rectal abscess) (including sigmoidoscopy) - (1-5)


  • T4302

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


  • G7402

    Open formation of ileostomy - (1-5)


  • T4300

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

  • H5940

    Excision of pilonidal sinus and suture/skin graft - (1-5)


  • S0632

    Excision of lesion of skin or subcutaneous tissue - up to three, Head & Neck (excluding lipoma) - (1-5)


  • S4740

    Drainage of large subcutaneous abscess/haematoma - (1-5)

  • S0656

    Removal of lipoma - (1-5)

  • H5100

    Haemorrhoidectomy (including sigmoidoscopy) - (1-5)

  • H5400

    Anorectal stretch - (1-5)


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