Mr Ramasubramanyan Chandrasekar: General surgery

Mr Ramasubramanyan Chandrasekar

General surgery

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Specialises in

  • Vascular surgery

About me

I did my basic surgical training in the Mersey Region for about 5 years. During this time, I had heard of a lovely place called Wirral, but never visited during this time! I trained for 4 years in Vascular Surgery in Belfast, one of the busiest units in the UK.

Soon after joining Wirral as a Consultant Surgeon, I introduced Laser treatment for varicose veins, making this modern minimally invasive treatment of veins available locally. I have now embraced another new mimally invasive treatment for veins called Clarivein. Hence there are many options to effectively manage varicose veins, including surgery.

I explain the treatment options, with the aid of a diagram, using simple language, to my patients.

My two further areas of interest are (1) limb-saving surgery and (2) vascular access surgery for patients with kidney failure who require haemodialysis. My work has been presented in national and international meetings.

I am now the Clinical Director of the South Mersey Arterial Centre (SMArt) formed in 2014, following centralisation of the major in-patient Vascular Surgical Services.

I am a keen woodworker and have converted my garage into a workshop. My interests in photography and cricket have taken a back-seat as there is only 24 hours in day!. I cycle regularly.

Areas of interest

Modern management of Varicose veins, including Endovenous Laser Ablation and Clarivein Ablation, Modern and effective management of poor circulation to limbs, Abdominal Aortic Aneurysms, including key-hole surgery (EndoVascular Aneurysm Repair); Hernias, including inguinal hernia; leg pain

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Procedures completed

  • L8514

    Endovenous laser treatment (EVLT) of more than one venous trunk +/- phlebectomies - unilateral - (1-5)


  • L8750

    Local excision (multiple phlebectomy) of varicose vein(s) of leg - unilateral - (1-5)


  • L8880

    Endovenous mechanochemical ablation for varicose veins - unilateral - (1-5)


  • T2000

    Primary repair of inguinal hernia - (1-5)


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