Mr D Al-Musawi: General surgery
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Mr D Al-Musawi

General surgery

 

  • Not Fee assured
  • Accredited endoscopist
Overview

Specialises in

  • Endocrine
  • General
  • Lower GI surgery
  • Upper GI surgery

Bupa specialist

  • Accredited endoscopist

About me

Mr Dhia Al-Musawi is a Consultant General Surgeon with special interest in Upper Gastrointestinal and Laparoscopic (keyhole) surgery including hernia repair, cholecystectomy, hiatus hernia repair, splenectomy and adhesion division. Other procedures regularly performed are upper gastrointestinal surgery, bowel surgery, endocrine surgery mainly thyroid and parathyroid surgery and endoscopy (gastroscopy and colonoscopy).

Mr Al-Musawi has been a Consultant General and Laparoscopic Surgeon in UK since 2001. He has a special interest in upper Gastrointestinal and laparoscopic surgery including: groin hernia repair, cholecystectomy, Nissen's fundoplication for acid reflux disease, adhesion division, bowel surgery, splenectomy, adrenalectomy, endoscopy (gastroscopy and colonoscopy), thyroid surgery and pancreatic surgery.

Mr Al-Musawi graduated from Baghdad University in 1979. He has many post graduate qualifications in surgery including Diploma and Master Degrees in Surgery, Board Certificate in Surgery, FRCS (England and FRCS (General Surgery). He came to the UK in 1991 for further training, especially in laparoscopic surgery and undertook this training in the London North West Region.

Areas of interest

Laparoscopic procedures ('keyhole surgery'); Endocrine surgery; Gastro-intestinal tract (surgery); Minimal access / invasive surgery; Obesity
Gastroscopy; colonoscopy; hernia; gall bladder; cholecystectomy; umbilical hernia; epigastric hernia; inguinal hernia; femoral hernia; incisional hernia; laparoscopic hernia; bile duct exploration; gastroesophageal reflux surgery; anti-reflux surgery; appendicectomy; abscess incision and drainage; open hernia; hiatus hernia; thyroid surgery; parathyroid surgery; splenectomy; adhesion division; endoscopy; haemorrhoids; groin hernia; nissen fundoplication; lesion excision; sigmoidoscopy; sports hernia repair

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Procedures completed

  • G6500

    Diagnostic oesophago-gastro-duodenoscopy (OGD) includes forceps biopsy, biopsy urease test and dye spray - (5-50)

    Ashtead Hospital (1-5) Epsom Hospital (1-5)

  • X3510

    IV sedation administered by operator - (5-50)

    Ashtead Hospital (1-5)

  • H2510

    Rigid sigmoidoscopy (including proctoscopy and biopsy) - (1-5)

    Epsom Hospital (1-5) Ashtead Hospital (1-5)

  • T2002

    Laparoscopic repair of inguinal hernia - unilateral - (1-5)

    Ashtead Hospital (1-5)

  • T2400

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

    Ashtead Hospital (1-5) Epsom Hospital (1-5)

  • L6710

    Biopsy of artery (including temporal) (as sole procedure) - (1-5)

    Ashtead Hospital (1-5)

  • J1830

    Laparoscopic cholecystectomy - (1-5)

  • H5100

    Haemorrhoidectomy (including sigmoidoscopy) - (1-5)

    Epsom Hospital (1-5)

  • H6260

    Proctoscopy (+/- biopsy) - (1-5)

    Epsom Hospital (1-5)

  • T2600

    Repair of recurrent incisional or ventral hernia not requiring mesh - (1-5)

    Ashtead Hospital (1-5)

  • AC100

    Local anaesthetic by main operator - (1-5)

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