Mr Christopher Chan: General surgery

Mr Christopher Chan

General surgery


  • Fee assured
  • Accredited endoscopist

Specialises in

  • Lower GI surgery

Bupa specialist

  • Video and telephone consultations
  • Accredited endoscopist

About me

Christopher Chan graduated from the United Medical and Dental Schools of Guy's and St Thomas' Hospital, London and carried out the surgical training programmes in Cambridge and London. He was awarded an MRC Clinical fellowship researching in pelvic floor dysfunction, culminating in a PhD. He continued further sub-specialist colorectal training fellowships to Sydney, Paris and St Mark's Hospital.

Mr Chan's specialist expertise is in complex colorectal diseases, including colorectal cancer, Crohn's Disease, Ulcerative colitis, enterocutaneous fistula, anal and rectal fistula, haemorrhoids, pelvic floor problems (incontinence, evacuatory difficulty, constipation) and reconstruction together with laparoscopic surgery.

Mr Chan is actively involved in training at all levels including MB BS, MRSC, Intercollegiate FRCS and Royal College of Surgeons of England and is an invited speaker at national and international conferences. His research interests include neruomodulation of abdominal viscera, inflammatory bowel disease and ultra-low sphincter saving cancer surgery.

Areas of interest

Recurrent surgery (Crohn's and colorectal cancer); complex fistula-in-ano, HIPEC (Hyperthermic Intraperitoneal Chemotherapy); Robotic surgery

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Procedures completed

  • H2003

    Therapeutic colonoscopy with snare loop biopsy or excision of lesion - (5-50)

    (5-50) (1-5) (1-5) (1-5)

  • X3510

    IV sedation administered by operator - (5-50)

    (5-50) (1-5) (1-5)

  • H2510

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

    (5-50) (1-5) (1-5)

  • H2002

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

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

  • H5800

    Drainage through perineal region (including ischio-rectal abscess) (including sigmoidoscopy) - (5-50)

    (5-50) (1-5)

  • H0280

    Laparoscopic appendicectomy - (5-50)

  • G8082

    Diagnostic oesophago-gastro-duodenoscopy (OGD) and immediate colonoscopy includes forceps biopsies, biopsy test and dye spray (as sole procedure) - (5-50)


  • M2580

    Ureterolysis - bilateral - (1-5)

    (1-5) (1-5)

  • H3390

    Reversal of hartmann's procedure - (1-5)


  • T3080

    Laparotomy and repair of multiple visceral trauma - (1-5)

  • G5810

    Excision of jejunum - (1-5)

  • S1110

    Curettage/cryotherapy of lesion of skin (including cauterisation) - up to three - (1-5)


  • M2530

    Ureterolysis - unilateral - (1-5)


  • H3320

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

  • P3190

    Laparoscopic excision of recto-vaginal endometriosis including rectal shave, +/-ureterolysis - (1-5)

  • S4480

    Removal of foreign body in deeper tissue - (1-5)


  • H5640

    Excision of anal fissure - (1-5)


  • H0610

    Extended excision of right hemicolon - (1-5)


  • H5530

    Closure of anal fistula using a suturable bioprosthetic or synthetic plugs - (1-5)


  • H2502

    Diagnostic flexible sigmoidoscopy (including forceps biopsy and proctoscopy) - (1-5)

  • H4430

    Examination of rectum under anaesthetic (as sole procedure) - (1-5)

  • S4720

    Drainage of lesion of skin (including abscess) - (1-5)


  • S4183

    Debridement and primary suture of wound with involvement of deeper tissue - trunk & limbs - (1-5)


  • T2720

    Laparoscopic repair of incisional or ventral hernia requiring mesh - (1-5)


  • T2000

    Primary repair of inguinal hernia - (1-5)


  • H5230

    Injection of sclerosing substance into haemorrhoids - (1-5)

  • X3750

    Botulinum toxin injections to muscle - (1-5)


  • H3365

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


  • T2400

    Repair of umbilical hernia (irrespective of age) - (1-5)

  • H3580

    Laparoscopic rectopexy - (1-5)

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