Mr Irfan Halim
Consultant General and Laparoscopic Surgeon
QualificationsMBBS MSc FRCS GDipLaw DIC MBA
Languages spoken:English, Arabic, Hindi, Urdu, French (Basic)
Gallbladder and gallstones (Cholecystectomy); Hernia surgery including open and laparoscopic and abdominal wall repair; Anti-reflux surgery (fundoplication and hiatus hernia repair); Proctology (anal fissure surgery, anal skin tags and warts, haemorrhoid surgery, THD, prolapse surgery, pilonidal sinus, lateral sphincterotomy and botox for anal fissure); Abdominal surgery (diagnostic laparoscopy, adhesiolysis, appendicectomy, gastrectomy, bypass surgery, colon and small bowel resections); Skin lesions excision (lipoma, sebaceous cysts, hidradenitis, papilloma, neurofibroma), scar tissue revisions and keloid excisions; Endoscopy (gastroscopy, sigmoidoscopy, colonoscopy) and polypectomy.
Training & background:
Mr. Irfan Halim is a Consultant General Surgeon with a specialist interest in gastrointestinal and laparoscopic surgery as well as endoscopy. He qualified in 2000 from Guy’s and St.Thomas’ Hospitals Medical School with prizes and distinctions and trained in General Surgery with sub specialisation in Laparoscopic Gastrointestinal Surgery on the North Thames Higher Surgical Rotation.
He is well supported by a team of specialists at the local NHS trusts and offers a very quick turnaround from consultation to completed treatment. He also provides non-surgical options as well as multiple surgical options tailored to each patient. He aims to provide the best possible outcome at each step with his outcomes audited on a regular basis.
British Medical Association (BMA)
Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons (SAGES)
Association of Upper Gastrointestinal Surgeons (AUGIS)
British Obesity and Metabolic Surgery Society (BOMSS)
Please note these are regular clinics, other times may be available by appointment
M: Monthly sessions A: Consulting alternative weeks A/H: Ad Hoc