Mr Emin Carapeti is a General and Colorectal Surgeon at 108 Harley Street, London, specialising in the management of haemorrhoids and pilonidal sinus disease with expertise in the surgical treatment of complex Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis.
Emin Carapeti is Consultant General and Colorectal Surgeon at Guy’s and St Thomas' Hospitals. He is a Member of the Council of the Section of Coloproctology of the Royal Society of Medicine, a member of the Association of Coloproctology of Great Britain and Ireland and an examiner in surgery at the Royal College of Surgeons of England.
He graduated from Guy’s Hospital, London and undertook his training in London and South East England. His specialist training was at St. Mark’s Hospital in London and Mount Sinai Hospital in Toronto, where he developed his interest and expertise in the management of complex inflammatory bowel disease and anorectal disorders.
His thesis and main research was in the treatment of haemorrhoids and fissure-in-ano at St. Mark's Hospital and he was awarded the Doctor of Medicine (MD) degree in 2000. He has published widely on anorectal disorders and pilonidal sinus disease and has pioneered new surgical techniques in complex recurrent pilonidal disease and day case surgery for haemorrhoids.
His special interests are rectal bleed, colonoscopy, colorectal cancer, management of fissures, haemorrhoids and pilonidal sinus disease, and he is a specialist in the surgical treatment of Crohn's Disease and ulcerative colitis.
The London Rectal Clinic at 108 Harley Street
The London Rectal Clinic at 108 Harley Street London provides the highest professional standards of dedicated care within a friendly and reassuring environment. The clinic is dedicated to minimising patient anxiety and all treatment programmes are individually tailored to suit your needs. Members of 108 Harley Street's experienced specialist care team work closely together to ensure maximum peace of mind and minimum delays.
Out-patient treatment in London
- Haemorrhoid banding
- Rectal biopsy
Day Surgery: Conditions Investigated and Procedures Undertaken
- Fissure – Creams / Botox / Lateral sphincterotomy / Flaps
- Pilonidal sinus – Excision and closure / Rotational flaps
- Anal sepsis and fistula in ano
- Rectal prolapse
- Pruritis ani / faecal soiling
- Excision of anal polyps / lesions / warts
- Colonoscopy – diagnostic and polypectomy
- Flexible sigmoidoscopy
In Patient Colorectal Surgery
- Colon and rectal cancer resection - increasingly laparoscopic assisted surgery
- Diverticular Disease / Diverticulitis
- Ulcerative Colitis and Crohn’s Disease
In Patient General Surgery
- Laparoscopic appendicectomy
- Laparoscopic cholecystectomy
- Abdominal hernia repair – increasingly via laparoscope
Payment and costs
Fees for rectal treatments and other procedures undertaken at 108 Harley Street are charged are routinely covered in full by all medical insurers. If surgery is indicated a detailed estimate will be provided for the surgical fees.
Procedures performed in the Day Surgery Centre are subject to a hospital charge as well as the consultant’s fees. These charges have been agreed with all the major UK medical insurance companies, and subject to policy terms and conditions does not affect the out-patient allowance.
Inclusive packages for uninsured patients are available on request. The inclusive package fee covers the cost of surgery, anaesthesia and theatre. Payment is required in advance of operation.