Mr Anil Desai

Consultant General Surgeon

Practising at

Spire Thames Valley Hospital

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Treatment information

Some of the principal treatments carried out by Mr Anil Desai at Spire include:


Other treatments

  • Bowel disease
  • Coloproctocology
  • Endoscopy
  • Gastrointestinal cancer
  • Gastrointestinal surgery
  • Inflammatory bowel disease
  • Colorectal surgery
  • Hernia repair surgery
  • Minimal access surgery

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Professional profile

I have been a consultant at Wexham Park Hospital for 24 years. My main interest is Colorectal Surgery. I have been Colorectal Cancer Lead for my trust for four years and Clinical Lead (Clinical Director) for General Surgery also for four years. I am JAG accredited GI endoscopist and endoscopy trainer.

My regular work includes: open and laparoscopic hernia surgery, laparoscopic and open bowel resections for cancer, resections as well as pouch surgery for ulcerative colitis and resections for Crohns Disease. I also undertake laparoscopic cholecystectomies and laparoscopic Nissen fundoplication.

I have been Colorectal Cancer Lead and Clinical Lead for General Surgery for my trust.

Clinical Interests

Bowel cancer
Inflammatory bowel disease

Special Clinical Interests: gallbladder and hiatus hernia surgery and hernia surgery.

Private contact details

Telephone 01628 760917
Private secretary Ms Georgie Cairns / Ms Gill Buck
Private secretary telephone 01628 760917
Private secretary fax 01628 760918
Private secretary email
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Qualification and professional memberships

Professional memberships

Medical Protection Society
Association of Laparoscopic Surgeons

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Current NHS posts

Consultant GI Surgeon with interest in laproscopic surgery - Wexham Park Hospital

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Personal Profile

I am married with two children - one a solicitor and the other a university student. My wife is a consultant Histopathologist in the NHS.

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