Khaled Dawas

Mr Khaled Dawas was appointed Consultant General Surgeon at UniversityCollege London Hospitals (UCLH)andSenior Lecturer at University College London in 2009.
Profile summary
He was awarded his medical degree at the University of Cambridge in1994. He trained as a General Surgeon in London and Oxford. Subspecialisation in Upper GI Surgery wasthen honed in Oxford, Birmingham and Australia, qualifyingas a Consultant General Surgeon in 2007. During his training, Mr Dawascompleted a fellowship in Perth, Australia where he dedicated a significantamount of time to perfecting his laparoscopic “keyhole” surgical skills.
Since his appointment, Mr Dawas has contributed significantly to buildingand improving the Upper Gastrointestinal Services at UCLH. It is now becoming one of the larger units inthe UK. His specialist interest lies in the diagnosisand surgical treatment of cancer of the stomach and oesophagus as well asthe surgical treatment of hiatus hernias and acid reflux. His surgery data is available on the nationalNOGCA database. He is also a specialist in the surgicalmanagement of gallstones and hernias through open and “keyhole” surgery. On the endoscopy front, Mr Dawas providesroutine endoscopy as well as advanced nutrition access eg PEG.
Mr Dawas is a passionate teacher and mentor. He holds a position as aSenior Lecturer at UCL where he furthers his academic interests. He regularly teachesmedical students and in his roleas Royal College of Surgeons Surgery Tutor is asupervisor for surgical trainees. He has been described by his junior doctors as "an inspirational mentor".
In his private practice, he ensures all his patients’ questions areanswered. He believes in tailoredpatient plans and has a flexible appointment system over 2 locations in centralLondon. He strives to give his patients as much data and information to helpthem make an informed decision about their treatment.
If you can’t find him in the operating room you will probably findhim running or cycling.
Special interests
Upper-gastrointestinal disease
Hernia repair (laparoscopic and open)
Gall bladder surgery
Acid Reflux surgery
Achalasia surgery
Cancer of the stomach
Cancer of the oesophagus
Gall bladder removal (cholecystectomy)
Hernia repair
Oesophagus cancer surgery (Oesophagectomy)
Stomach cancer surgery (gastrectomy)
Membership of professional societies
General Medical Council : 4068011
Past appointments
Qualifications and Accreditations
University of Cambridge MB.BChir (1994)
University of London MD (2007)
FRCS gen (2005)
London Gastrointestinal Associates - For your complete digestive care
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