Mr Sanjay Chaudhri

General Surgeon

MBBS, MS (Gen Surg), FRCS (Glas), FRCS (Eng), FRCS (Gen Surg)

Specialises in

  • Bowel cancer investigations and diagnostics
  • Keyhole bowel surgery for cancer, rectal prolapse, colitis and Crohn's disease
  • Complex and keyhole hernia surgery
  • Treatment for piles, fistula and pilonidal sinus
  • Sees adults only at Spire Leicester Hospital

I offer my patients the latest treatments in colorectal surgery including keyhole bowel surgery, THD treatment for haemorrhoids (piles) and new fistula treatments, within a very friendly and personalised setting.

I specialise in treating all bowel conditions with keyhole surgery including single incision laparoscopic surgery. I have a special interest in treating low rectal cancer and haemorrhoids and fistulas.

I trained as a surgeon whilst serving in the Indian Navy, then furthered my training in the UK at Academic Colorectal Units in Newcastle upon Tyne, Liverpool and Birmingham before being appointed at the Leicester General Hospital in 2009.

I have been awarded various Travelling Fellowships to the Inflammatory Bowel Disease Centre at Mt Sinai Hospital Toronto, the Laparoscopic Surgery Unit in Monaldi Hospital Naples and the Colorectal Units at Karolinksa University Hospitals Stockholm.


General Medical Council Number: C4783224

Treatment information

Some of the principal treatments carried out by Mr Sanjay Chaudhri at Spire include:

General surgery

Other treatments

General bowel conditions, low rectal cancer, haemorrhoids and fistulas and performs general, colorectal surgery procedures, laparoscopic surgery, coloproctology and colonoscopy.

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Additional information

Clinical interests

Colorectal surgery
Laparoscopic surgery

Special Clinical Interests: Laparoscopic bowel surgery, haemorrhoid surgery, rectal cancer surgery.

Qualification and professional memberships

MBBS / Armed Forces Medical College (Pune University) / 1987
Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Science

MS General Surgery / Armed Forces Medical College (Pune University) / 1996
Master of General Surgery

FRCS / Glasgow / 2000
Fellow of Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow

FRCS / London / 2009
Fellow of Royal College of Surgeons of England

Professional memberships

Royal College of Surgeons of England

Association of Coloproctology of Great Britain and Ireland

Medical Protection Society

East Midlands Surgical Society

Leicester Medical Society

International Society of University Colon & Rectal Surgeons

Current NHS posts

Consultant Colorectal and General Surgeon, University Hospitals of Leicester NHS Trust

Personal profile

I am married with two children and enjoy driving, swimming and a bit of gardening when I have the time. I have a special interest in producing patient information videos and have produced a video for patients on recovery after bowel surgery and a new one on stomas for bowel surgery patients. 

Contact information

Telephone 0116 265 3685
Private secretary Pippa Powley
Private secretary telephone 0116 2168175
Private secretary fax 0116 2991794
Private secretary email