Consultant Profile

Mr Abuchi Okaro

Name:
Mr Abuchi Okaro MBBS, FRCS, MS
Practicing at:
Spire Alexandra Hospital
Specialties:
  • General surgery
    Special clinical interests:
    Upper GI surgery, Laparoscopic surgery, Bariatric surgery, GI endoscopy.
    Research interests:
    Oesophageal and gastric surgery, Lasparoscopic hernia surgery, Anti-reflux surgery and Anti-obesity surgery.
    Current NHS and /or university posts:
    Maidstone & Tunbridge Wells NHS Trust
    Current membership(s) of professional, national and regional bodies:
    Fellow of Royal College of Surgeons of England
    Member of AUGIS
    Member of ASGBI
    Member of ALS
     
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    Background Information 
    Professional profile:
    Abuchi Okaro is a consultant general, upper GI and bariatric surgeon at Maidstone and Tunbridge Wells NHS Trust. His sub-specialist area of expertise is in the management of benign and malignant diseases of the oesophagus and stomach.
    He undertook his Basic surgical training (BST) in North-East Thames becoming a fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons of England in 1997. In early 1998 he was admitted into the Master in Surgery degree program of the University of London studying and performing his research at the departments of surgery of the Royal Free and Royal London Hospitals. He was awarded the MS degree in 2004.
    In April 2000 having been appointed to the South West Thames Specialised Registrar Rotation in general surgery he began his higher surgical training (HST) completing his training in July 2006. He passed the third part of the FRCS exam in general surgery with sub-specialist interest in Upper GI in 2005.
    Abuchi Okaro has published leading articles in national and international peer reviewed journals, he has also presented work from his Thesis in numerous national and international meetings.
    He spent 3 months doing a fellowship in surgical oncology at the National Cancer Centre in Tokyo, Japan in early 2006.
    He was appointed to his current post in March 2006 taking up post in October 2006. He currently is a member of ASGBI, ALS, AUGIS.

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    Mr Abuchi Okaro

    Okaro, Mr Abuchi General surgery Consultant, Chatham, Kent, private hospital specialist.

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