Mr Khalid Canna

Consultant Laparoscopic Colorectal and General Surgeon


Professional Memberships

  • Association of Coloproctology of Great Britain and Ireland 
  • Association of Laparascopic Surgeons of Great Britain and Ireland
  • British Medical Association

Clinical Interests

  • Minimally invasive laparoscopic techniques
  • General and colorectal surgery
  • Enhanced recovery after surgery
  • Laparoscopic groin hernia repair (TEP)

Personal profile

Mr Khalid Canna graduated in 1986 and worked as a junior doctor and subsequently research fellow in Iraq. His higher surgical training and colorectal subspecialisation was in the West of Scotland region where his advanced laparoscopic skills were further developed working for a year at the National Laparoscopic Training Unit in Glasgow.

Mr Canna has special interest in surgery for gall bladder diseases, abdominal wall hernias including inguinal and incisional hernias and all colorectal diseases especially inflammatory bowel disease, cancers and anal conditions such as, treatment of haemorrhoids. He also performs upper GI endoscopy and colonoscopy.

Khalid has published and delivered presentations nationally and internationally and has been an instructor on national course teaching advance techniques in laparoscopy bowel surgery.

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