Mr Akhtar Nasim

Vascular Surgeon

Practising at

Spire Leicester Hospital

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Treatment information

Some of the principal treatments carried out by Mr Akhtar Nasim at Spire include:

Vascular surgery

Other treatments

Vascular surgery

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Professional profile

I graduated from University of Aberdeen Medical School in 1990. After completion of basic surgical trainingI undertook two years of research at the University of Leicester and obtained a MD. My research involved setting up endovascular aneurysm surgery in the Leicester vascular unit. I undertook my general surgery and vascular training in Leicester.

I was appointed to a Consultant Vascular Surgeon post in 2001 at the South Manchester University Hospitals Trust. I returned to Leicester in August 2005 to take up post as a Consultant Vascular / Endovascular Surgeon.

I have extensive experience in all areas within vascular surgery.

Clinical Interests

Vascular surgery

Special Clinical Interests: Carotid disease, aortic aneurysms, peripheral vascular disease, varicose veins, leg ulceration, facial flushing, palm and axillary sweating.

Private contact details

Telephone 0116 265 3685
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Qualification and professional memberships

Professional memberships

Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh
The Vascular Society of Great Britain and Ireland
Association of Surgeons of Great Britain and Ireland
European Vascular Society
Examiner Royal College of Surgeons of England

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Current NHS posts

Consultant Vascular Surgeon, University Hospitals of Leicester

Honorary Senior Lecturer, University of Leicester

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