Mr Nasir Iqbal

Consultant General and Colorectal Surgeon

MBBS MRCSI, Dip MIS (France) FRCS( General & Colorectal Surgery)

Professional Memberships

  • MPS (Medical Protection Society)
  • British Hernia Society
  • ACGBI ( Association of Coloproctology Great Britian and Ireland)

Clinical Interests

  • Colorectal Cancer Surgical treatment,
  • Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy,
  • Abdominal wall hernias,
  • Colorectal bleeding, 
  • Hemorrhoid's (piles)
  • Fistula
  • Anal fissure
  • Abdominal pain
  • Surgical management of Crohns disease and ulcerative colitis 
  • Stoma reversals Ileostomy/Colostomy
  • Stoma reversals of Hartman's Procedure;
  • Laparoscopic bowel surgery 
  • Transoral microscopic surgery 
  • Inflammatory bowel disease surgery 
  • Rectal prolapse surgery 
  • Fistula-in-ano surgery 
  • Hemorrhoid's (haemorrhoidal artery ligation, HALO/HALS/THD) surgery 
  • Colonoscopy and Polypectomy 
  • Colonic(Bowel) and rectal cancer surgery 
  • Laparoscopic (keyhole) surgery for gallstones 
  • Keyhole/Open surgery for groin hernias 
  • Laparoscopic Incisional hernia surgery (keyhole surgery) 
  • Diagnostic laparoscopy 
  • Laparoscopic Adhesiolysis
     

Personal profile

Mr Iqbal is on the Specialist Register as General Surgeon and his sub-specialty practice is in colorectal surgery with special interest in minimal invasive surgery.

Trained in the Republic of Ireland, Nasir has a Diploma in Laparoscopic Surgery from the University of Strasbourg European Institute of Telesurgery and completed his Fellowship in Laparoscopic Colorectal Surgery at the prestigious Institute Adelaide and Meath Hospital (Tallaght Hospital) Dublin, Ireland. 

Over the years Nasir has pursued a specialist interest in minimally invasive surgery. In the area of general surgery he performs routine laparoscopic cholecystectomies (keyhole surgery to remove the gall bladder), diagnostic laparoscopies and has an interest in keyhole surgery for the treatment of groin and incisional hernias. 

Nasir enjoys teaching and surgical training, and is active in both local and regional training programmes, as well as having an interest in research and academic surgery.

 

 

Year qualified:

2001