Mr Hitesh Patel

Consultant General, Laparoscopic and Colorectal Surgeon

MB, ChB, MS, FRCS (Gen.Surg)

Specialises in

  • Colonoscopy
  • Hernia surgery
  • Flexible sigmoidoscopy
  • Haemorrhoids removal treatment
  • Laparoscopic surgery

I offer a full colorectal, laparoscopic and general surgical practice at the clean and comfortable Spire London East Hospital, Redbridge, Essex. In addition, I hold a full time NHS consultancy post at Newham University NHS Hospital Trust in East London.

I obtained my BD in Medicine and Surgery from the University of Liverpool Medical School in 1994. I subsequently completed my surgical training on the North East Thames Higher Surgical Rotation and have worked in a number of specialist colorectal centres, including St.Mark's and Mount Sinai Hospitals in Toronto.

I hold a Masters degree in Surgery from the University of London and have published a number of articles in scientific medical journals concerning colorectal cancer.


General Medical Council Number: C4096955

Treatment information

Some of the principal treatments carried out by Mr Hitesh Patel at Spire include:

General surgery

Other treatments

  • Colorectal surgery
  • Laparoscopic surgery

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Additional information

Hernia repair surgery
Laparoscopic surgery

Colon and rectal cancer, Ileo-anal pouch surgery for inflammatory bowel disease, Pilonidal sinus disease (including Karydakis procedure for complex cases), Laparoscopic cholecystectomy (gallstones), Gastroscopy, Anal fistulae, Fissures and haemorrhoids

Professional memberships

Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons, England

Association of Surgeons of Great Britain and Ireland

Association of Coloproctology of Great Britain and Ireland

Association of Lapasroscopic Surgeons

St.Mark's Hospital Association

Consultant General, Laparoscopic and Colorectal Surgeon, Newham University NHS Hosptial Trust

I am married and have two young children. I'm a keen sportsman and regularly play badminton and tennis. I am also involved in providing free medical treatment to poor villagers in India.

Telephone Spire London East 020 8709 7817
Private secretary Martha King
Private secretary telephone 0203 384 1952