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Mr Nasir Iqbal

Consultant in General and Colorectal Surgery

Qualifications

MBBS, Dip MIS(FRANCE), FRCS (General Surgery)

Specialist Areas

  • Laparoscopic bowel surgery
  • Transanal microscopic surgery
  • Inflammatory bowel disease surgery
  • Rectal prolapse surgery
  • Fistula-in-ano surgery
  • Haemorrhoids (haemorrhoidal artery ligation, HALO) surgery
  • Colonoscopy
  • Polypectomy
  • Colonic and rectal cancer surgery
  • Laparoscopic (keyhole) surgery for gallstones
  • Keyhole surgery for groin hernias
  • Laparoscopic Incisional hernia surgery (keyhole surgery)
  • Diagnostic laparoscopy
  • Laparoscopic Adhesiolysis
  • Emergency Surgery

Contact Details

Secretary: Sara.Jones@wwl.nhs.uk    


Clinic Times

Alternate Monday AM: Thomas Linacre Centre, General and Colorectal Clinic
Thursday PM: Thomas Linacre Centre, General and Colorectal Surgery Clinic


Background

Nasir is on the Specialist Register as General Surgeon and his subspecialty practice is in Colorectal 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.

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