Professor CK Sinha
Consultant Paediatric Surgeon
FRCS Paediatric Surgery (England), MCh, FRCS (Edinburgh), FRCS (Ireland), MS, MBBS
I have over 25 years' experience in paediatric surgery and paediatric urology. I underwent specialist training in paediatric surgery at the London Deanery and the Institute of Medical Sciences, Varanasi, India and I have also worked in many world-renowned hospitals like Great Ormond Hospital for Children, London, King’s College Hospital, London, Birmingham Children's Hospital and King Edward Memorial Hospital, Mumbai.
I have authored or contributed to over 115 publications, 15 books, and 50 national and international presentations. One of my most popular books is 'Handbook of Paediatric Surgery', published by Springer London - New York.
I am a Clinical Governance Lead at St George’s Medical School. I am actively involved in training the next generation.
Some of the principal treatments carried out by Professor CK Sinha at Spire include:
Paediatric surgery and paediatric urology
Inguinal hernia, hydrocele, undescended testes/orchidopexy, phimosis, circumcision, torsion testes, umbilical hernia repair, epigastric hernia repair, tongue tie operation (frenulotomy), neck lumps (eg thyroglossal cysts, branchial cysts), other lumps (eg lipoma, sebaceous cysts, abscess), pilonidal sinus, appendicitis, intussusception, abdomen pain (eg Meckel’s diverticulum, cysts), placement of central venous lines, pyloric stenosis.
Upper gastrointestinal paediatric surgery
Operations for feeding (gastrostomy), operations for diagnosing mysterious causes of abdomen pain (endoscopy, laparoscopy), gastrointestinal bleeding, operation for gallstones (cholecystectomy), operations for reflux (fundoplication).
Lower gastrointestinal paediatric surgery
Per rectal bleeding, rectal prolapse, operations for imperforate anus (anorectal malformations), operations for Hirschsprung’s disease, operations for constipation (eg ACE).
Minimally invasive paediatric surgery
OGD (Oesophagogastroscopy), laparoscopic diagnosis for mysterious abdomen pain, laparoscopic diagnosis of undescended testes, laparoscopic treatment of undescended testes (orchidopexy), laparoscopic treatment of ovarian cysts, laparoscopic appendicectomy, gastrostomy, ACE, cholecystectomy, fundoplication, splenectomy.
Paediatric vascular anomalies
Blood vessels anomalies like lymphangiomas, haemangiomas, other vascular malformations.
Spire London East 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.
British Association of Paediatric Surgeons (BAPS)
European Paediatric Surgery Association (EUPSA)
Indian Association of Paediatric Surgeon (IAPS)
Asian Association of Paediatric Surgeons (AAPS)
St George's University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust.
Croydon Health Services NHS Trust.