The London Bariatric Clinic: Weight loss surgery at 108 Harley Street, London
Specialist gastrointestinal, bariatric,
and laparoscopic weight loss surgery in Harley Street, London with Mr A R
Ahmed. Procedures include gastric band surgery, gastric bypass,
gastrectomy, and revisional bariatric surgery.
Bariatric surgery is the speciality of Mr Ahmed, a member of the Consultant Team at The London Rectal Clinic, which includes The London Bariatric Clinic, based at 108 Harley Street. At The London Rectal Clinic
the staff are dedicated to minimising patient anxiety and the premises
offer a relaxed and friendly atmosphere. During an initial meeting with
the consultant surgeon,
a thorough history will be taken followed by expert physical
examination. Facilities are available onsite, at 108 X-Ray and Imaging,
should x-ray or ultrasound investigation be required. Other tests can be
undertaken at partner facilities.
The London Rectal Clinic
provides the highest professional standards of dedicated care within a
friendly and reassuring enviroment. All treatment programmes are
individually tailored to suit your needs with members of their
experienced specialist care team working closely together to ensure
ultimate peace of mind and minimum delays.
Ahmed R Ahmed: Consultant Gastrointestinal, Bariatric, and Laparoscopic Surgeon, London
Your obesity surgeon: Mr A R Ahmed
Mr. Ahmed R Ahmed BSc (Hons) FRCS (Gen) is a Consultant Surgeon at Charing Cross Hospital, Imperial College
London. He set up and heads the bariatric and metabolic surgery unit
which is now a leading unit in the UK designated as an NHS preferred
provider and provisionally recognised as an International Bariatric
Surgery Centre of Excellence ASMBS.
He trained at University College London and
Middlessex Hospital School of Medicine. Prior to his Consultant
appointment he undertook extensive training in laparoscopic (keyhole)
surgery in both the UK and USA.
Expertise in obesity surgery and weight loss treatment
Mr Ahmed’s main areas of interest are;
- Laparoscopic weight loss / bariatric surgery
- Laparoscopic general surgery eg gallbladder / hernias etc
- Emergency surgery e.g. appendictomy
Experience in GI and bariatric surgery
In addition to general laparoscopic operations, Mr
Ahmed has performed over 1000 laparoscopic bariatric procedures
(including 700 gastric bypasses). He trains other surgeons in the field
of bariatric surgery and is on the faculty on numerous courses on
bariatric surgery. He is also actively involved in bariatric surgery
research and has numerous publications in peer reviewed journals. He is a
member of the American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery (ASMBS), International Federation of Surgery for Obesity (IFSO), Society of American Gastroenterological and Endoscopic Surgeons (SAGES), Association of Upper GI Surgeons (AUGIS), and the British Obesity and Metabolic Surgery Society (BOSS). He was awarded the 2007 International Federation of Surgery for Obesity (IFSO) Scholarship.
The team for weight loss surgery in Harley Street, London
The Consultant team at The London Rectal Clinic offers
the best possible assessment of colorectal and general surgical
conditions with the support of radiologists, pathologists, oncologists,
nurses and other experienced health professionals.
Payment and costs for weight loss surgery
At The London Rectal Clinic, their objective is to provide the highest standard of professional care
with the minimum of delay, in relaxed and friendly surroundings.
Find out more about payments: insured patients
, own account
, sponsored patients
What to expect when you visit The London Rectal Clinic
An overview of what to expect when you visit the clinic for weight loss surgery: