Mr Bilal Alkhaffaf is a Consultant laparoscopic and upper gastrointestinal surgeon at Central Manchester University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, one of England’s leading academic healthcare organisations. He has a specialist interest in advanced minimally invasive (keyhole) surgery and has worked at some of the largest specialist centres in the United Kingdom. Mr Alkhaffaf has further developed his expertise through visiting international surgical centres of excellence in South Korea, the USA, The Netherlands, Belgium and within the United Kingdom.
Mr Alkhaffaf is active in the field of teaching and surgical research and has a particular interest in the reporting of results following surgery. He is currently working with experts internationally to make trials in cancer treatment more relevant for patients.