Mr Dhia Al-Musawi: General surgery

Mr Dhia Al-Musawi

General surgery


  • Not Fee assured
  • Accredited endoscopist

Specialises in

  • Endocrine
  • General
  • Hepatobiliary
  • 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, Laparoscopic (keyhole) Surgery, Endocrine Surgery and Endoscopy.
Laparoscopic Surgery such as Laparoscopic Inguinal (in the groin) and Abdominal Wall Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy (gallbladder stones), Laparoscopic Hiatus Hernia Repair for Gastro-oesophageal Acid Reflux, Laparoscopic Splenectomy, Laparoscopic Adrenalectomy and Laparoscopic Intestinal Adhesion division. Other procedures regularly performed are Upper Gastrointestinal Surgery, Bowel surgery, Endocrine Surgery such as 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 such as: groin hernia repair (over one thousand cases performed), cholecystectomy (over one thousand cases performed), Nissen's fundoplication for acid reflux disease (near 300 cases performed), adhesion division, appendisectomy, bowel surgery, splenectomy, adrenalectomy, endoscopy (gastroscopy and colonoscopy), thyroid and parathyroid surgery and pancreatic surgery for benign disorders

Mr Al-Musawi graduated from Baghdad University in 1979 with MB ChB degree. He came to the UK in 1991 for further training, especially in laparoscopic surgery and undertook this training in North West London.
He has many Postgraduate Qualifications in Surgery including Diploma and Master Degrees, Board Certificate in Surgery, FRCS (England) and FRCS Intercollegiate UK in (General Surgery).
He was awarded the international ''HALLET PRIZE'' by the Royal College of Surgeon of England.

Areas of interest

Upper GI Surgery; Laparoscopic Surgery; Keyhole surgery; Minimal access Surgery; Minimally Invasive surgery; Endocrine Surgery; Gastro-intestinal tract Surgery;
Laparoscopic hernia repair; Umbilical hernia repair; Epigastric hernia repair; Inguinal hernia repair; Femoral hernia repair; Incisional hernia repair; Groin hernia repair; Abdominal hernia repair; Recurrent hernia repair; Open mesh hernia repair; Sport hernia repair; Gallbladder stones; Laparoscopic cholecystectomy; Bile duct exploration; Cholecystitis; Obstructive jaundice; Gastroesophageal reflux; Hiatus hernia repair; Nissen's fundoplication; Laparoscopic appendicectomy;Laparoscopic splenectomy; Laparoscopic adrenalectomy; Laparoscopic adhesion division; Gastric surgery; Bowell Surgery; Pancreatitis; Pancreatic pseudocysts; Haemorrhoides; Anal fissure; Anal fistula; Pilonidal sinus; Skin lesions; Abscess drainage;

Thyroid surgery; Parathyroid surgery;
Endoscopy; Gastroscopy; Sigmoidoscopy; Colonoscopy

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Procedures completed

  • G6500

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

    (1-5) (1-5)

  • H2510

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

    (1-5) (1-5)

  • X3510

    IV sedation administered by operator - (1-5)


  • T2002

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


  • T2400

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

    (1-5) (1-5)

  • J1830

    Laparoscopic cholecystectomy - (1-5)


  • S4720

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

  • T2720

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


  • T2502

    Laparoscopic repair of incisional hernia - (1-5)


  • H5230

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


  • T2600

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


  • N1910

    Laparoscopic varicocelectomy - (1-5)


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