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Mr Ali Alhamdani 05200855

General surgery

 

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Specialises in

  • Upper GI surgery

Offers

  • Video and telephone consultations

About me

Mr Alhamdani is Consultant Laparoscopic Upper GI and Bariatric Surgeon at The Whittington Hospital, London UK, where he provides medical and surgical care to NHS patients.

Clinical services

Mr Alhamdani is a specialist upper GI surgeon and bariatric surgeon. He provides endoscopic, laparoscopic and open surgery for digestive disorders such as gallstone disease performing laparoscopic cholecystecomy with more than 2000 operation with high margin of safety.

Bariatric surgery is performed to help people who are obese or morbidly obese to lose body weight. Mr Alhamdani is experienced in all types of weight loss surgery, including fitting gastric bands, insertion of gastric balloons, gastric sleeve surgery and gastric bypass surgery.

Upper GI expertise: gallstones

Mr Alhamdani manages patients who need gallbladder surgery that is either planned (elective surgery) or required as an emergency. Surgery at either The Wellington Hospital/ The London Clinic / BMI The Clementine Churchill Hospital. You are normally in hospital for less than 24 hours. A longer stay is possible for patients, if required, on medical grounds.

You might need your gallbladder removed because of:
•Biliary colic: pain due to gallstones.
•Cholecystitis: infection of the gallbladder: including empyema (an abscess) or perforation.
•Biliary dyskinesia: a gallbladder that works or contracts irregularly, causing frequent attacks of pain despite having no gallstones


Bariatric surgery expertise

Mr Alhamdani arranges a detailed consultation with obese patients who wish to lose a substantial amount of body weight. Through discussion of your overall health and preferences, he can then recommend and offer the most suitable surgery. Procedures available include:
•Fitting a gastric balloon
•Fitting a gastric band
•Gastric sleeve surgery
•Gastric bypass surgery
.Mini gastric bypass
.Revisional obesity surgery.

Areas of interest

Gallstones
Biliary colic
Abdominal pain
Cholecystectomy
Cholecystitis
Bariatric Surgery: Laparoscopic Gastric Bypass; Laparoscopic Sleeve Gastrectomy; Laparoscopic Adjustable Gastric Band Insertion; Laparoscopic Mini Gastric Bypass;
Laparoscopic Revisional Obesity Surgery
Endoscopic Balloon Insertion; Upper GI surgery: Gallbladder Surgery (Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy);

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