Professor Omar Khan

Professor Omar Khan

Consultant General Surgeon
MA, MB B CHIR, PhD, FRCS(General Surgery), PGCE, PGDip (Law)

Practising at

Spire St Anthony's Hospital

Back to top

Treatment information

Some of the principal treatments carried out by Professor Omar Khan at Spire include:

General surgery



Other treatments

Anti-reflux surgery (Fundoplication) 

Back to top

Professional profile

I am a Consultant General Surgeon with a specialist surgical practice in weight loss, gallbladder and hernia surgery. I have performed over 1,000 keyhole procedures and have a special interest in complex weight-loss surgery and hernia repairs. In addition I am currently the lead General Surgeon for Trauma at St George's Hospital and a senior examiner at St George's Medical School.

I have an interest in patient safety and am on the National Bariatric Surgery Registry Committee - the national body responsible for publishing and monitoring outcomes in weight loss surgery in the UK. I also act as an independent medicolegal witness, giving expert medical opinions on weight-loss surgical cases.

I am on the National Bariatric Surgery Registry Committee, responsible for publishing and monitoring national outcomes in weight loss surgery. I am the lead general surgeon for Trauma at St George’s Hospital, an Honorary Senior Lecturer at St George’s Medical School and a senior examiner for medical undergraduates. I have published over 160 articles on all aspects of surgery and my research has been featured in national and international press.

Clinical Interests

Weight loss surgery
General surgery
Gastrointestinal surgery
Hernia repair surgery
Laparoscopic surgery
Minimal access surgery

Private contact details

Telephone Insured 0208 335 4678/4679 Self-Pay 0208 335 4646
Private secretary Claire McCardle
Private secretary email
Back to top

Qualification and professional memberships

MBBS / University of Cambridge / 1997
Bachelor of Medicine and Surgery

Professional memberships

Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons
Association of Upper GI Surgeons (AUGIS)
British Obesity and Metabolic Surgery Society (BOMSS)
International Federation for Surgical Obesity (IFSO)

Back to top

Current NHS posts

St George's Hospital

Back to top