Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust provides acute and specialist healthcare for a population of nearly two million people in North West London, and more beyond. They have five hospitals – Charing Cross, Hammersmith, Queen Charlotte’s & Chelsea, St Mary’s and The Western Eye – as well as a growing number of community services. With their academic partner, Imperial College London, they are one of the UK’s seven academic health science centres, working to ensure the rapid translation of research for better patient care and excellence in education. They are also part of Imperial College Health Partners – the academic health science network for North West London – spreading innovation and best practice in healthcare more widely across their region.
St Mary’s Hospital - Imperial College
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Mr Ahmed is a Clinical Senior Lecturer in the Department of Surgery and Cancer at the College and Honorary Consultant in upper gastrointestinal and bariatric surgery and Clinical Lead for bariatric surgery at Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust.
His academic interests are in the mechanism of complications following bariatric surgery and he has a PhD analysing internal hernias following gastric bypass surgery. He has numerous research affiliations with both clinical and non-clinical teams including biomedical engineering, investigative medicine, human genetics, gastroenterology, endocrinology, vascular surgery, urology, renal medicine, and the CPSSQ.
His main clinical areas of interest are in complex revisional bariatric surgeries and he receives referrals from all over the UK and abroad for his expert skills. He has trained in general and upper GI surgery in the UK and at Stanford University and the University of Rochester in the US.