Mr Emad H Aly

Consultant Colorectal & Surgeon


Professional Memberships

  • Association of Coloproctology of Great Britain and Ireland
  • Association of Surgeons of Great Britain and Ireland
  • American Society of Colon & Rectum Surgery
  • American College of Surgeons
  • European Society of Coloproctology
  • British Medical Association

Clinical Interests

  • Open and laparoscopic colorectal resections for benign and malignant colorectal diseases
  • Surgery for inflammatory bowel disease
  • Complex perianal fistula surgery
  • Pilonidal sinus surgery
  • Haemorroid artery ligation for symptomatic haemorrhoids
  • Open and laparoscopic hernia repair
  • Upper and lower gastrointestinal endoscopy

Current NHS and /or University Posts

  • Honorary Clinical Senior Lecturer - University of Aberdeen

Personal profile

Mr Emad H Aly is a Consultant Colorectal & General Surgeon in Aberdeen Royal Infirmary and Honorary Clinical Senior Lecturer for the University of Aberdeen. He has a specialist interest in Laparoscopic Colorectal Surgery. He is a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons and a Fellow of the American Society of Colon and Rectum Surgery. He is a trainer for the Aberdeen Fellowship in Laparoscopic Colorectal Surgery. He is a reviewer & member of the editorial board for several surgical journals (here). He also has many publications (here) in peer reviewed journals & poster presentations in national and international meetings on Colorectal & General Surgery.

Mr Aly has a major interest in medical education and completed a Master in Education (MEd). He developed a number of teaching modules for University of Aberdeen medical students and he is also a convenor for several undergraduate & postgraduate courses for the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh. He is an examiner for the Royal Colleges’ surgical examinations. He held the role of Director for Surgical Education for the Association of Surgeons of Great Britain & Ireland.

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