- Fee assured
- Verified account
- Open Referral network
- Lower GI surgery
Mr. Mansoor Akhtar is currently working as a Consultant Surgeon with a colorectal specialty Interest at East Kent Hospitals Universities NHS Foundation Trust. He qualified from the King Edward Medical College in Lahore, Pakistan in 1995. He has gained surgical experience as a postgraduate trainee in Pakistan before moving to the Republic of Ireland where he completed his basic surgical training and acquired membership of Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh. He moved to the UK for acquiring further surgical experience in General Surgery and Coloproctology. He passed intercollegiate FRCS with a colorectal sub-specialty interest in 2011 and became a fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh. Mr Akhtar was appointed as locum Consultant Surgeon in 2014 at Queen Elizabeth the Queen Mother Hospital, Margate Kent in South East. He has been awarded entry into a GMC specialist register in 2019.
Mr. Akhtar has acquired more than 20 years of experience in General surgery with extensive operative experience in emergency and elective surgical conditions. He also gained more than 13 years of experience in advanced laparoscopic procedures for colorectal cancer and inflammatory bowel disease. He provides treatment for general surgical conditions including a variety of hernias, gall bladder operations, and coloproctology procedures including haemorrhoids, anal fistulas, anal fissure and rectal prolapse etc. He also provides management for complex diverticular disease and inflammatory bowel disease requiring operative interventions.
He has excellent outcomes for his patients and believes in working with his patient as a team.
Areas of interest
Haemorrhoids, anal fistulas, anal fissure and rectal prolapse, Pilonidal sinus disease, Complex Diverticular disease, IBD surgical treatments,
Inguinal Hernia,Epigastric Hernia, Umbilical Hernia, Incisional Hernia, Gallbladder
Current NHS consultant posts held
Consultant Surgeon, General, Emergency and Colorectal Surgery
East Kent Hospitals University, NHS foundation Trust, UK
Leadership in NHS
Locally Advanced Colorectal Cancer
Pilonidal Sinus disease
(Additional) Languages spoken
- Urdu - Native or bilingual
- Panjabi, Punjabi - Conversational
1- Quality Improvement measures: effect on rectal cancer tissue biopsy process. Mansoor Akhtar, M Boshnaq, S Nagendram; Int J Health Care Qual Assur. 2018 Aug 13;31(7):775-783. doi: 10.1108/IJHCQA-06-2017-0097.
2- Right and Transverse colonic multi-visceral resections for locally advanced cancers- a single center experience. Sebastian J, Boshnaq M, Harilingam M, Anele C, Akhtar M, Marzouk D, Indian J Surg Oncol. 2018 Jun;9(2):199-203. doi: 10.1007/s13193-018-0762-6. Epub 2018 Apr 20
3- Limberg flap in management of pilonidal sinus disease: Systematic review and local experience; Mohamed Boshnaq, Yih Chyn Phan, Iana Martini, Mohanraj Harilingam, Mansoor Akhtar & George Tsavellas. Acta Chirurgica Belgica, Volume 118, 2018 - Issue 2 Published online: 01 Feb ; https://doi.org/10.1080/00015458.2018.1430218
4- Leading the health service into the future: transforming the NHS through transforming ourselves; Mansoor Akhtar, James Norbert Casha, Julia Ronder, Mohamed Sakel, Catherine Wight and Kim Manley Published: 16th November 2016, International Practice Development Journal, https://doi.org/10.19043/ipdj.62.005
5. Digital Assessment of lower rectum fixity in rectal prolapse; Deya Marzouk, M J Ramdass , A Haji and Mansoor Akhtar; Surgical and Radiological Anatomy, ISSN: 0930-1038 DOI: 10.1007/s00276-005-0010
6- Amyand's hernia managed with open repair and laparoscopic Appendicectomy; S Abdullah, K Lynes, S Nagendram, M Akhtar; Journal of Surgical Case Reports, , https://doi.org/10.1093/jscr/rjx223
7- Subacute bowel obstruction secondary to an obturator hernia: case report and a review of the literature; Eline A. Caine, Thomas H. Newman, Omar Marzouk, Kathryn Lynes and Mansoor Akhtar; Published in April 2017, Journal of Surgical Case Reports, DOI:10.1093/jscr/rjx061
8- A case report on a rare presentation of solitary rectal ulcer syndrome; N. Merali, M. Yousuff, K. Lynes, and M. Akhtar; Journal of Surgical Case Reports, 2017;3, 1–3 DOI: 10.1093/jscr/rjw197
9- Pre-vascular femoral hernia and its relation with inferior epigastric vessels: a rare presentation of the femoral hernia sac; Mohamed Boshnaq, Yih Chyn Phan, Mansoor Akhtar, Ayman Hamade; BMJ Case Rep 2016. DOI:10.1136/bcr-2016-214832
10- Implementing a Pro-forma for Multidisciplinary Management of an Enterocutaneous Fistula: A Case Study; Sohel Samad, C C Anele, Mansoor Akhtar, Samer Doughan. June 2015, Journal Ostomy wound manage 2015 Jun; 61(6):46-52
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Post treatment communication
Following treatment of a Bupa member, I will communicate with GPs in line with Department of Health, GMC and appropriate professional bodies guidelines.