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Mr Saboor Khan is a highly experienced surgeon and recipient of multiple clinical excellence awards. He qualified with distinction from Medical School.
Mr Khan undergone extensive specialist surgical training in the West-Midlands and in London (liver, gallbladder, bile ducts and pancreas). He has undertaken a year of sabbatical at the highly prestigious Mayo Clinic, Rochester, USA. This institution is currently ranked number one in USA and enjoys international acclaim and reputation.
Mr. Khan is the Fellow of the Royal College and the American College of Surgeons.
Mr Khan attained a Ph.D. from Liverpool University UK, and has extensive research interest.
Saboor Khan routinely undertakes laparoscopic (keyhole) surgery for gallbladder (gall stones) and hernias and surgical procedures related to liver, pancreatic and bile duct/gallbladder cancers and benign conditions. He provides specialist opinion and consultation in his area of expertise. Mr Khan is routinely referred patients for second opinion for complex conditions.
Areas of interest
Laparoscopic surgery; keyhole surgery; gallstones; gallbladder surgery; laparoscopic cholecystectomy; biliary colic; cholecystitis; indigestion; gallbladder removal; gallbladder problems; dyspepsia; bile duct surgery; liver surgery; pancreatic surgery; cholangiocarcinioma; bile duct stones; bile duct cancer; liver cyst; liver tumour; liver cancer; neuroendocrine tumour;NET; pancreas surgery; pancreatitis; pancreatic cancer; pancreatic cysts; pancreas cyst; hernia surgery; laparoscopic inguinal hernia repair; laparoscopic groin hernia repair; keyhole hernia surgery; ventral hernia; umbilical hernia; laparoscopic umbilical hernia repair; laparoscopic incisional hernia repair; lumps and bumps; lipoma; sebaceous cyst; dermoid cyst;
- Carol Paxton
- BMI Meriden Hospital University Hospital Site Clifford Bridge Road Coventry CV2 2LQ
- 024 7664 7060
Current NHS consultant posts held
University Hospitals Coventry and Warwickshire
Mr. Saboor Khan undertook research into chronic diseases of the liver and the surgical management of its complications (cirrhotic portal hypertension). He successfully submitted a Ph.D. thesis (Liverpool University - 2002).
He has a special interest in clinical research related to liver, pancreatic and bile duct conditions.
Mr. Khan has worked as an editor of Cochrane Hepatobiliary Group and on the editorial board of World Journal of Surgery. He also undertakes editorial work for a number of other international surgical journals.
Mr Khan has supervised several post-graduate research students including PhD and Masters degree level at UK universities.
Tennis, squash, cricket, football, swimming
These days family comes first though (wife and three kids!)
Clinical Excellence Awards (years 2007, 2009, 2011, 2013)
Distinction in Clinical Medicine
Award - Surgicals Skills Course
Merit Scholarship - A Levels
National Talent Scholarship - O Levels
(Additional) Languages spoken
- Urdu - Fluent
PUBLISHED BOOK CHAPTERS
Khan S, Nagorney DM. Bile duct cysts in adults; Surgery of the liver, biliary tract and
pancreas (LH Blumgart); 5th Edition 2012
Smoot R, Khan S, Nagorney DM. Hepatic metastases from primary neuroendocrine tumors. Surgery of the liver, biliary tract and pancreas (LH Blumgart); 6th Edition 2017
Khan S, Nagorney DM. Hepatic metastases from primary neuroendocrine tumors. Surgery of the liver, biliary tract and pancreas (LH Blumgart); 5th Edition 2013
Sclabas GM, Khan S, Sarr MG. Small bowel obstruction. Maingot's abdominal operations. 12th Edition 2012
Khan S, Que F. Metastatic Neuroendocrine tumors to the liver. Hepatobiliary Cancer: Diagnosis and treatment. 2012
Reid-Lombardo KM, Khan S, Sclabas G. Hepatic cysts and liver abscess. Surg Clin North Am. 2010 Aug;90(4):679-97
Khan S, Sclabas G, Reid-Lombardo KM. Population-based epidemiology, risk factors and screening of intraductal papillary mucinous neoplasm patients. World J Gastrointest Surg. 2010 Oct 27;2(10):314- 18
Hepato-biliary clinical trials and their inclusion in the Cochrane Hepato-Biliary Group register and reviews. J Gastroenterol Hepatol. 2011 Apr;26(4):649-56
Khan S, Sutton R. Portal Hypertension and Oesophagogastric Varices. Surgery 1997;15(8): 175-81
Khan S, Singhvi S, Mirza DF. Complications of liver resection. GI Surgery Annual 2005; 12:78-89
Khan S, Williamson P, Sutton R. Randomised controlled trials and meta-analysis. New
England Journal of Medicine 1998;338 (1): 60.
Khan S. Inguinal Hernia Repair in Patients with Cirrhosis is not Associated with Increased Risk of Complications and Recurrence. WJS 2011;35(6):1234
Widely published, publications available on request.
Courses offered to GPs
Liver, bile duct and pancreatic conditions, General Surgery, emergency conditions.
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Excellent outcomes related to gall bladder and hernia surgery. Major resectional outcomes (Peri-operative mortality and length of in-patient stay) for liver, pancreatic and bile duct surgery within (if not better than) national average.
Source - Hospital Episode Statistic Data - Dr Foster
- MBBS King Edward Medical College (University) 1990
- PhD Liverpool University 2002
- FRCS (Eng) Royal College of Surgeons England 1996
- FRCS (Gen) Intercollegiate Specialty Board 2004
- FACS American College of Surgeons 2010
- Hepatobiliary and Pancreatic Mayo Clinic, USA 2010
Reference number 4404079
Professional bodies (positions held - last 3 yrs)
- Editor Cochrane Hepatobiliary Group 2013
- Editorial Board Member World Journal of Surgery 2013
- Treasurer West Midlands Surgical Society 2013
Details of entry to specialist register
- Saboor Khan, 2006
Affiliations / memberships
Association of Upper GI Surgeons
- BMI The Meriden Hospital, CV2 2LQ
- 16:30 - 18:30
- 024 7664 7099
- Nuffield Health Warwickshire Hospital, CV32 6RW
- 17:30 - 19:30
- 01926 427971
Post treatment communication
In the event of an urgent query following treatment, Bupa members should use the following contact details
Through hospital switch board: UHCW