Consultant Profile

Mr Bilal Alkhaffaf

Mr Bilal Alkhaffaf MBChB, FRCS
Practicing at:
Spire Manchester Hospital
  • General surgery
    • Gastrointestinal surgery
    • Hernia repair surgery
    • Laparoscopic surgery
Special clinical interests:

Oesophageal Cancer
Gastric Cancer
Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumour (GIST)

Acid Reflux
Hiatus Hernia

Abdominal & groin hernias
Skin Lesions

Research interests:

Reporting of results following surgery and outcomes in research trials

National Institute for Health Research Doctoral Research Fellow

Current NHS and /or university posts:

Consultant Laparoscopic & Upper Gastrointestinal Surgeon, Central Manchester University Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

Year of first medical qualification:
Current membership(s) of professional, national and regional bodies:

Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons
AUGIS - Association of Upper Gastrointestinal Surgeons of Great Britain & Ireland
BOMSS – British Obesity & Metabolic Surgery Society
ESSO – The European Society of Surgical Oncology
BASO – British Association of Surgical Oncology
FST – Faculty of Surgical Trainers

Contact Details 
Telephone number to make a private appointment:
0161 232 2261
Private secretary:
Claire Jenkinson
Private secretary telephone number:
0161 226 1811
Private secretary email address:
Background Information 
Professional profile:

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.

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Mr Bilal Alkhaffaf

Mr Bilal Alkhaffaf General surgery Consultant, Manchester, private hospital specialist.

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