- Fee assured
- Awaiting verification
- Upper GI surgery
Consultant General Surgeon in Basingstoke for 22 years with extensive experience in advanced laparoscopic surgery. Experience includes:
Over 3,000 laparoscopic cholecystectomies (near-zero rate of conversion to open operation), including laparoscopic bile duct exploration.
Over 1,000 groin hernia repairs by the endoscopic TEP mesh approach (near-zero recurrence / conversion rate and provider of live-operating courses for consultant surgeons and trainees wishing to master this technique).
Approximately 500 laparoscopic anti-reflux / hiatus hernia repair procedures
Approximately 500 laparoscopic weight loss operations (gastric bypass or banding for morbid obesity).
Approximately 400 liver resections and lead surgeon for laparoscopic liver resection (>100 cases)
Areas of interest
Advanced laparoscopic (i.e.'keyhole') surgery;
Endoscopic groin hernia repair (experience with more than 1,000 procedures);
Laparoscopic cholecystectomy (experience with more than 3,000 procedures);
Laparoscopic anti-reflux / hiatus hernia procedures;
Hepatobiliary; (resection of liver tumours)
- Kathy Ling
- BMI The Hampshire Clinic Basing Road Old Basing BASINGSTOKE RG24 7AL
- 01256 377699
- 01256 377613
Anaesthetists worked with
- Hampshire Anaesthesia Partnership Not Fee Assured
- Dr Saad Ali Not Fee Assured
Current NHS consultant posts held
Consultant Surgeon with specialist interest in laparoscopic general, hepatobiliary and groin hernia surgery.
Gym / general fitness. Photography / digital video editing.
National Bronze Clinical Excellence Award 2009
(Additional) Languages spoken
Extensively published in the fields of hepatobiliary and minimal access surgery
Courses offered to GPs
Past instructor on Hampshire PCT minor surgery for GP courses
Update presentations on all aspects of my general laparoscopic surgical practice (including weight loss surgery) available on request.
- MBBCh Weslh National School of Medicine, Cardiff 1987
- MD Thesis University of Edinburgh 1996
Reference number 3256419
Affiliations / memberships
Fellow of Royal College of Surgeons (Edinburgh)
- BMI The Hampshire Clinic
- 08:00 - 13:00
- 01256 377699
Post treatment communication
Myself / my secretary