Consultant Profile

Mr Anil Desai

Mr Anil Desai MBBS FRCS(G)
Practicing at:
Spire Thames Valley Hospital
  • Gastroenterology
    • Bowel disease
    • Colonoscopy
    • Coloproctocology
    • Endoscopy
    • Gastrointestinal cancer
    • Gastrointestinal surgery
    • Inflammatory bowel disease
  • General surgery
    • Colonoscopy
    • Colorectal surgery
    • Endoscopy
    • Gastrointestinal surgery
    • Hernia repair surgery
    • Laparoscopic surgery
    • Minimal access surgery
Special clinical interests:

Bowel Cancer and Inflammatory Bowel Disease. Gallbladder and Hiatus Hernia Surgery and Hernia Surgery.

Research interests:

Colorectal cancer

Current NHS and /or university posts:

Consultant GI Surgeon with Interest in Laproscopic surgery - Frimley Healthcare NHS Trust

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

Medical Protection Society
Association of Endoscopic Surgeons

Contact Details 
Telephone number to make a private appointment:
01628 760917
Private secretary:
Georgie Cairns /  Gill Buck
Private secretary fax:
01628 760918
Private secretary email address:
By appointment
Background Information 
Professional profile:

I have been a consultant at Wexham Park Hospital for 24 years. My main interest is Colorectal Surgery. My regular work includes: Open and Laparoscopic Hernia surgery, Laparoscopic and Open Bowel Resections for cancer, Resections as well as Pouch Surgery for Ulcerative Colitis and Resections for Crohns Disease.  I also undertake Laparoscopic Cholecystectomies and Laparoscopic Nissen Fundoplication. I have been Colorectal Cancer Lead for my trust for 4 years and Clinical Lead (Clinical Director) for General Surgery also for 4 years.

I am JAG accredited GI endoscopist and endoscopy trainer.

Personal profile:

Married with two children - one a solicitor and the other a University student. My wife is a Consultant Histopathologist in the NHS.

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