Consultant Profile

Mr Mahir Al-Rawi

Mr Mahir Al-Rawi MB ChB, FCRSI, FRCSEd, FRCS (Eng), PhD, FRCS (Gen. Surg)
Practicing at:
Spire Abergele Consulting Rooms, Spire Yale Hospital
  • Gastroenterology
    • Colonoscopy
    • Endoscopy
  • Gastro-intestinal
    • General surgery
      • Colorectal surgery
    Special clinical interests:

    Colorectal and anal cancer & surgery

    Laparoscopic colorectal surgery

    Diagnostic and therapeutic colonoscopy

    Diagnostic and therapeutic gastroscopy

    Treatment of inflammatory bowel disorders (ulcerative colitis and Crohn’s disease)

    Treatment of diverticular disease

    Treatment of pilonidal sinus disease including flap surgery

    Treatment of haemorrhoids (piles) including haemorrhoidectomy, stapled haemorrhoidopexy (PPH), HALO, THD and banding

    Treatment of anal fistula and other ano-rectal conditions

    Treatment of functional bowel disorders including IBS, diarrhea and chronic constipation

    Treatment of pelvic organ dysfunction and pelvic floor disorders such as rectal prolapse, intussusception and rectocele

    Treatment of faecal incontinence such as nerve stimulation (PTNS, SNS), radio – frequency (secca) and injection of bulking agents

    Procedures such laparoscopic ventral mesh rectopexy (VMR) and stapled trans-anal resection of rectum (STARR).

    Laparoscpic and open hernia repair (inguinal, femoral and incisional)

    Laparosocpic and open cholecystectomy

    Research interests:

    Colorectal cancer

    Cancer lymphatic metastasis

    Current NHS and /or university posts:

    Betsi Cadwaladr University Health Board

    Glan Clwyd Hospital, Rhyl

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

    Fellow of the royal surgical colleges of Ireland, Edinburgh and England

    Member of the Association of Coloproctologists of Great Britain and Ireland (ACPGBI)

    Member of the National Pelvic Floor Society

    Member of the EAES (European Association for Endoscopic Surgery)

    Member of the British Medical Association (BMA)

    Member of the Medical defense Union (MDU)

    Financial interests/shares:

    Holds less than 0.1% of the shares in Spire Healthcare Group plc.

    Contact Details 
    Telephone number to make a private appointment:
    01978 268036 Yale Spire, 01745 828900 Abergele Consulting Rooms
    Private secretary:
    Sharon Powell
    Private secretary telephone number:
    01978 268036
    Private secretary fax:
    01978 291397
    Private secretary email address:
    Background Information 
    Professional profile:

    Mr Al-Rawi is a Colorectal and General Surgeon. His main interest is the management of large bowel conditions both benign and cancer. Mr Al-Rawi has had an extensive higher specialist surgical training in the south west of England. He has attended advanced laparoscopic training courses / fellowships both nationally and internationally. 

Academically, he has published in many scientific journals and books. He has completed a doctoral degree (PhD) in the department of surgery, Cardiff University about investigating cancer spread to the lymphatic system.

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    Mr Mahir Al-Rawi

    Mr Mahir Al-Rawi Gastroenterology, Gastro-intestinal & General surgery Consultant, Wrexham, private hospital specialist.

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