Mr Ajit Abraham, General, Laparoscopic, Robotic & Hepato-pancreato-biliary (HPB) Surgeon

Mr Ajit Abraham MBBS, MS, MA (Medical Ethics & Law), FRCS (England), FRCS (General Surgery)

General, Laparoscopic, Robotic & Hepato-pancreato-biliary (HPB) Surgeon

MBBS, MS, MA (Medical Ethics & Law), FRCS (England), FRCS (General Surgery)
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MrAjit Abraham,General Surgeon

Mr Abraham is a recommended General, Laparoscopic, Robotic & Hepato-pancreato-biliary (HPB) Surgeon

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Areas of expertise

  • Gallstones
  • Pancreatic cancer
  • Primary and secondary cancers of the liver
  • Gallbladder and bile duct cancer
  • Acute and chronic pancreatitis
  • Complex gallstone disease
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Recommendations for Mr Abraham

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Recommended by:

  • byDr Munesh Manilal Mistry, GP

    Recommended general surgeon

  • byMiss Homa Arshad, Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgeon

    Mr Abraham is a true superstar in his field and in the wider world of medicine. He has a wonderful perspective on how precious our lives are and always upholds the highest standards. I have every confidence in referring patients to him.

  • byMr Paul Culpan, Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgeon

    Ajit is a very experienced and talented surgeon who is highly regarded by his colleagues. He is a very decent person and very popular with his patients - highly recommended.

  • byMr Nima Heidari, Foot and Ankle Surgeon

    Trusted colleague and would be happy to refer a member of family to him.

  • by Mr Paul Stimpson, Consultant ENT, Head and Neck Surgeon

    A high profile and successful consultant. He has a very busy hepatobiliary practice. Huge management role in the trust.

  • byDr Munesh Manilal Mistry, GP

    Recommended general surgeon

  • byMiss Homa Arshad, Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgeon

    Mr Abraham is a true superstar in his field and in the wider world of medicine. He has a wonderful perspective on how precious our lives are and always upholds the highest standards. I have every confidence in referring patients to him.

  • byMr Paul Culpan, Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgeon

    Ajit is a very experienced and talented surgeon who is highly regarded by his colleagues. He is a very decent person and very popular with his patients - highly recommended.

  • byMr Nima Heidari, Foot and Ankle Surgeon

    Trusted colleague and would be happy to refer a member of family to him.

  • by Mr Paul Stimpson, Consultant ENT, Head and Neck Surgeon

    A high profile and successful consultant. He has a very busy hepatobiliary practice. Huge management role in the trust.

  • Address

    • Telephone or video consultation

      Available for patients, please call to arrange, London, W1G 6BW

    • The London Clinic

      20 Devonshire Place, Marylebone, London, W1G 6BW

    About Mr Ajit Abraham

    GMC number: 4491323

    Year qualified: 1989

    Place of primary qualification: Poona

    Mr Ajit Abraham MBBS, MS, MA (Medical Ethics & Law), FRCS, FRCS (General Surgery) was born in Kumasi, Ghana, schooled in Manchester, and trained as a general surgeon in Pune, India. He returned to the UK in 1993 and trained in hepato-pancreato-biliary (HPB) surgery and liver transplantation in London, mainly at the Royal Free and the Royal London Hospitals.

    He has been Consultant General, Trauma & HPB Surgeon at the Royal London Hospital, Barts Health NHS since 2005. He is also an Honorary Senior Clinical Lecturer at Queen Mary University London.

    He is an active clinical surgeon whose specialist HPB interests include surgical management of benign and malignant disease of the liver, gall bladder and bile duct, and pancreas, complex gallstone disease, and acute and chronic pancreatitis.

    He has expertise in related open, laparoscopic and robotic surgical approaches. He also has over two decades of experience of elective and emergency general surgery including open and minimally invasive approaches to a variety of general surgical conditions such as groin and incisional hernias, and the acute surgical abdomen. He has expertise in the management of chest, abdomen and pelvic trauma as a trauma surgeon at the Royal London, the first dedicated major trauma centre in the UK. His other areas of interest are clinical leadership, quality improvement and patient safety and he was Health Foundation QI Fellow at the Institute for Healthcare Improvement and Harvard from 2011-12. He also has an MA in Medical Ethics & Law from Keele University, UK, 2004.

    At Barts Health, he was the Clinical Director for Surgery 2010-11, Associate Medical Director for Improvement, Innovation, 2013-14, Executive Group Director for the Surgery & Cancer Clinical Academic Group, 2014-2016. Chair of the Boards of Surgery & Cancer 2017-18, and Barts Health Deputy Chief Medical Officer 2016 -18.

    On surgical sabbatical 2018-19, he re-established and led the HPB surgical service at Khoo Teck Puat Hospital, Singapore delivering open and minimally invasive hepatobiliary and pancreatic surgical care to the local population. He is also the Principal of The Staff College for Leadership in Healthcare.
    He has published widely in peer-reviewed journals in the fields of HPB & general surgery and contributed to chapters in major medical and surgical textbooks. He has been involved in teaching and training at all levels including for the MBBS, the intercollegiate FRCS, and RCS courses.

    He has a longstanding ‘Hatha Vinyasa’ Yoga and ‘Vipassana’ meditation practice.

    Areas of expertise

    • Acute and chronic pancreatitis
    • Complex gallstone disease
    • Cystic disease of the pancreas (including IPMN and MCN)
    • Gallbladder and bile duct cancer
    • Gallstones
    • General surgical abdominal emergencies including appendicitis
    • General surgical conditions including groin hernias and incisional hernias, lumps and bumps
    • Neuroendocrine tumours of the pancreas
    • Pancreatic cancer
    • Primary and secondary cancers of the liver
    • Related minimally invasive laparoscopic and robotic surgery
    • Trauma of the chest, abdomen and pelvis

    Professional memberships

    British Medical Association (BMA)
    Faculty of Medical Leadership and Management
    Medical Protection Society
    Association of Upper GI Surgeons (AUGIS)
    The International Hepato-Pancreato-Biliary Association (IHPBA)

    Articles by Mr Ajit Abraham

    Solid Pseudopapillary Tumour of the Pancreas: Clinicopathological Analysis

    Predicting Complications in Hepatic Resection for Colorectal Liver Metastasis

    Cohort Study and Meta-Analyses

    Complications of Biliary-Enteric Anastomoses

    The role of perioperative inflammatory-based prognostic systems in patients with colorectal liver metastases undergoing surgery

    Neutrophil: Lymphocyte Ratio as a Method of Predicting Complications

    Factors Affecting Length of Stay After Percutaneous Biliary Interventions

    Role of laparoscopy in hepatobiliary malignancies