Mr Prabhu Sekaran

Consultant Paediatric Surgeon

FRCSEd (Paed Surg) FEBPS


Specialises in

I was appointed in 2017 as a Consultant Paediatric Surgeon specialising in oncology and thoracic surgery.

My training prior to this appointment included an International Fellowship in Melbourne Children's Hospital and higher surgical training in Scotland based in Glasgow and Edinburgh. This has provided me with experience in advanced paediatric laparoscopic surgery as well as exposure to a high volume case load.

My day-to-day work consists of treating children with complex surgical conditions as well as routine general surgery of childhood.

The complex work I undertake includes surgery for cancer, congenital lung and upper gastrointestinal conditions. I use keyhole surgery where appropriate. My case load is approximately 350 cases per year.

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Treatment information

Some of the principal treatments carried out by Mr Prabhu Sekaran at Spire include:

Paediatrics

Other treatments

  • Orchidopexy (undescended testis)
  • Abdominal pain
  • Constipation

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Important information about Covid-19 tests

Spire Cardiff Hospital is only able to provide Covid-19 tests to patients undergoing surgery at our hospital. Covid-19 testing or antibody tests are not available as a standalone service.

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Additional information

Paediatric gastroenterology
Paediatric laparoscopic surgery
Paediatric oncology
Paediatric surgery
Paediatric urology

MBChB, BSC (ANAT) / University of Edinburgh / 2004
Bachelor of Medicine and Surgery
MBChB is a degree given to physicians at the basis of their training.


Professional memberships

BAPS - British Association of Paediatric Surgeons

EUPSA - European Association of Paediatric Surgeons

SSPS - Scottish Society of Paediatric Surgeons

CCLG - Childhood Cancer and Leukaemia Group

University Hospital of Wales, Cardiff

I enjoy spending time with my family, cooking, reading and travelling.