Mr Atul Bagul
General, Endocrine and Transplant Surgeon
MBBS, MRCS, MD, FRCS
I was appointed as a Consultant in 2013 and have more than 20 years’ experience as a skilled laparoscopic surgeon dealing with complex laparoscopic cases. I am a Consultant Surgeon dealing with Renal Transplant, General and Endocrine surgery.
I have performed close to 1,000 laparoscopic procedures, including complex laparoscopic cases such as donor nephrectomies and incisional hernias.
As a General Surgeon I perform laparoscopic procedures such as hernia - groin, incisional and recurrent, cholecystectomies and operate on lumps and bumps.
In relation to Endocrine Surgery, I have completed a specialist fellowship at Sheffield. My expertise covers surgeries for both thyroid and parathyroid disease to include cancer and I am part of the cancer core MDT team in the NHS.
Under Transplant, I also lead the live donor surgery programme at UHL and carry out complex laparoscopic donor surgery, renal transplants and vascular access and I have mentored Consultant Surgeons in London in complex laparoscopic donor surgery.
I hold an Honorary Associate Professorship at the University of Leicester and am an educational supervisor for the specialist trainees and junior doctors.
In February 2021 I was awarded a National Excellence Award: Excellence in Delivering Patient Care by NHSBT/BTS and in April 20201, UHL presented me with a Caring at it's Best Award.
Some of the principal treatments carried out by Mr Atul Bagul at Spire include:
Mr Bagul also treats lumps and bumps such as lipoma/sebaceous cysts, skin lesions and performs Parathyroidectomy surgery.
Spire Leicester 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.
MBBS / University of Poona, India / 1997
Bachelor of Medicine Bachelor of Surgery
MRCS / Royal College of Surgeons, England / 2003
Member of Royal College of Surgeons
MD / University of Leicester / 2009
Doctor of Medicine
FRCS / Royal College of Surgeons, England / 2011
Fellow of Royal College of Surgeons
Head of Transplantation Services (HOS): University Hospitals of Leicester.
East Midlands Representative for Kidney Advisor Group (KAG)
I have an extensive research portfolio with over 60 publications and 100 presentations at national and international conferences.
Consultant Transplant, General and Endocrine Surgeon, Leicester General Hospital, UHL
Honorary Associate Professor, University of Leicester
Work life balance is a top priority for me and I am well supported by my wife and children. I am a regular visitor to National Trust properties and to keep fit I play badminton, ski and dive.