Consultant Profile

Mr Amir Bhatti

Mr Amir Bhatti MB BS, FRCS, FRCS (General) Consultant Breast, Endocrine and General Surgeon, University Hospital of North Durham
Practicing at:
Spire Washington Hospital
  • Breast care
    • Benign breast problems
    • Breast cancer
  • General surgery
    • Breast surgery
    • Endocrine surgery
    • Endoscopy
    • Hernia repair surgery
    • Laparoscopic surgery
    • Parathyroid disease
    • Thyroid disease
Special clinical interests:

Breast surgery
Thyroid surgery
Parathyriod surgery
Laparascopic gall bladder removal
Laparascopic hernia repair
Upper GI endoscopy
General Surgery

Current NHS and /or university posts:

Consultant Breast, Endocrine and General Surgeon, University Hospital of North Durham

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

British Association of Endocrine Surgeons
Fellowship of the Royal College of Surgeons
Fellowship of the Royal College of Surgeons in General Surgery

Contact Details 
Telephone number to make a private appointment:
0191 4188636
Private secretary:
Ruth  Choppen
Private secretary telephone number:
0191 4188654
Private secretary fax:
0191 4176573
Private secretary email address:
Personal email address:
Tuesday & Thursday evenings
Background Information 
Professional profile:

Mr Amir Bhatti qualified in medicine in 1989 and trained mainly in Birmingham and Cambridge.

He completed his training in breast, oncoplasty, endocrine and general surgery and took up the post of Consultant Surgeon in the University Hospital of North Durham in 2005. In this post he dealt with all aspects of general surgery, laparoscopic surgery, upper and lower G I, endoscopic surgery, as well as breast and endocrine surgery.

Mr Bhatti has also been trained in oncoplastic surgery dealing with breast reconstruction and cosmesis.

Mr Bhatti has started parathyroid surgery in the University Hospital of North Durham as it was not previously available within this region. He specialises in focused, minimally invasive parathyroid surgery on a day-case or overnight stay basis. He also specialises in laparoscopic hernia repair.

Personal profile:

My interests outside of work are travelling, cricket, cooking and golf.

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Mr Amir Bhatti

Mr Amir Bhatti Breast care & General surgery Consultant, Washington, Newcastle, Tyne and Wear, private hospital specialist.

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