Mr Aruna Munasinghe

Consultant General Surgeon with a Special Interest in Upper GI and Bariatric Surgery

MBBS, BSc, ChM, FRCS (Gen Surg)

Clinical Interests

  • Keyhole (laparoscopic) surgery
  • Redo/revision surgery
  • Weight loss surgery
  • Anti-reflux surgery
  • Gallstone disease
  • Hernia surgery
  • Endoscopy

Professional Memberships

  • British Obesity & Metabolic Surgery Society (BOMSS)
  • Association of Upper GI Surgeons (AUGIS)
  • Royal College of Surgeons of England (RCS)
  • General Medical Council (GMC
  • International Federation for the Surgery of Obesity and Metabolic Disorders (IFSO)
  • British Medical Association (BMA)

Current NHS and /or University Posts

  • Luton & Dunstable (Befordshire Hospitals)

Personal profile

Mr Munasinghe is a highly trained and accomplished general surgeon. He was trained at Guy’s & St Thomas’s Hospital and has gone on to several flagship centres for Postgraduate Training in London, the South East and the West Midlands.

He undertook a period of research at Imperial College London and a fellowship in Bariatric and Complex Upper GI Surgery at St George’s Hospital, London.

He has an NHS practice at Bedfordshire Hospitals where he is the Clinical Lead for Safety and Clinical Governance and has his patients’ welfare at the centre of all he does.

In addition to maintaining exemplary standards in his NHS and Private Practice he is a trainer in Bariatric Surgery, Keyhole Hernia Repair, Trauma and Endoscopy. 

He is pleased to offer a large range of common general surgical procedures which will be performed through a keyhole route wherever possible to minimise pain and for a faster recovery.

Year qualified:

2001