Mr Chetan Bhan, General and Colorectal Surgeon

Mr Chetan Bhan MBBS, MRCS, MSc, FRCS(Gen Surg)

General and Colorectal Surgeon

MBBS, MRCS, MSc, FRCS(Gen Surg)
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Areas of expertise

  • Colorectal (bowel) cancer
  • Diverticular disease
  • Inflammatory bowel disease
  • Laparoscopic colorectal surgery
  • Rectal disorders (e.g. haemorrhoids, fissures, fistulae)
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Recommendations for Mr Bhan

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Recommended by:

  • byDr Dinesh Silva, GP

    Very approachable surgeon

  • byMr Shashank Gurjar, Laparoscopic Colorectal & General Surgeon

    Mr Bhan is a competent colorectal colleague. I have worked with him for several years and performed complex colorectal resections together. He shows excellent technical surgical abilities and is always very approachable towards his patients. I would have no hesitation in recommending him to a friend.

  • byDr Mani Naghibi, Gastroenterologist

    Mr Bhan is a respected and trusted surgeon. We communicate closely for shared care of patients. He is easy to approach and has a great bed side manor. I would recommend.

  • byMr Omar Haddo, Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon

    Mr Chetan Bhan is an excellent colleague. He's sensible for advice and opinion. I would recommend him.

  • byMr Paul Erotocritou, Urological Surgeon

    Mr Chetan Bhan provides a clear and concise consultation and plan.

  • byDr Anjali Mahto, Dermatologist

    Recommended Colorectal Surgeon

  • byMr Giuseppe Sforza, Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon

    Recommended Colorectal Surgeon

  • byMr William Bartlett, Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon

    Recommended Colorectal Surgeon

  • byDr Amit Patel, Respiratory Physician

    Excellent clinician.

  • by Miss Emma C A Jones, Ophthalmologist

    Recommended Colorectal Surgeon

  • by Dr Amma Kyei-Mensah, Gynaecologist

    Recommended Colorectal Surgeon

  • by Mr Panos Thomas, Orthopaedic Surgeon

    Recommended Colorectal Surgeon

  • by Mr Nicholas Strouthidis, Ophthalmologist

    Great colorectal opinion.

  • by Mr Nilesh Sojitra, Plastic Surgeon

    Great surgeon

  • byDr Dinesh Silva, GP

    Very approachable surgeon

  • byMr Shashank Gurjar, Laparoscopic Colorectal & General Surgeon

    Mr Bhan is a competent colorectal colleague. I have worked with him for several years and performed complex colorectal resections together. He shows excellent technical surgical abilities and is always very approachable towards his patients. I would have no hesitation in recommending him to a friend.

  • byDr Mani Naghibi, Gastroenterologist

    Mr Bhan is a respected and trusted surgeon. We communicate closely for shared care of patients. He is easy to approach and has a great bed side manor. I would recommend.

  • byMr Omar Haddo, Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon

    Mr Chetan Bhan is an excellent colleague. He's sensible for advice and opinion. I would recommend him.

  • byMr Paul Erotocritou, Urological Surgeon

    Mr Chetan Bhan provides a clear and concise consultation and plan.

  • byDr Anjali Mahto, Dermatologist

    Recommended Colorectal Surgeon

  • byMr Giuseppe Sforza, Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon

    Recommended Colorectal Surgeon

  • byMr William Bartlett, Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon

    Recommended Colorectal Surgeon

  • byDr Amit Patel, Respiratory Physician

    Excellent clinician.

  • by Miss Emma C A Jones, Ophthalmologist

    Recommended Colorectal Surgeon

  • by Dr Amma Kyei-Mensah, Gynaecologist

    Recommended Colorectal Surgeon

  • by Mr Panos Thomas, Orthopaedic Surgeon

    Recommended Colorectal Surgeon

  • by Mr Nicholas Strouthidis, Ophthalmologist

    Great colorectal opinion.

  • by Mr Nilesh Sojitra, Plastic Surgeon

    Great surgeon

  • Address

    • Cleveland Clinic (Portland Place Outpatient Centre)

      24 Portland Place, London, W1B 1LU

    • Telephone consultation

      Available for patients

  • The Whittington Hospital (NHS)

    Highgate Hill, London, Greater London, N19 5NF

  • About Mr Chetan Bhan

    GMC number: 4477923

    Year qualified: 1998

    Place of primary qualification: University of London

    Mr Chetan Bhan serves as a Consultant Colorectal Surgeon at the Whittington Hospital, where he is the Clinical Lead for the Department of Surgery. He is also responsible for training the next generation of surgeons in his position as Training Programme Director for surgical training in North Central and East London.

    A general surgeon with specialisation in colorectal surgery, Mr Bhan has special expertise in minimally invasive surgery, also known as virtually scarless surgery, and single incision laparoscopic surgery (SILS). He developed the SILS colorectal service at the Whittington Hospital. His special interests include hernias, inflammatory bowel disease (IBD), gallstones, diverticular disease, proctology and pelvic floor disorders, colorectal cancer and colonoscopy.

    Mr Bhan qualified in medicine from Guy’s and St Thomas’ Medical School in 1998. His surgical training in London and the South East included research into lower gastrointestinal disorders and advanced colorectal training in complex surgery. After receiving an MSc in Surgery from the University of Kent in 2011, he completed a fellowship in advanced laparoscopic techniques in Sydney, Australia.

    Areas of expertise

    • Abdominal pain
    • Abdominal wall hernia
    • Anterior resection
    • Appendicectomy
    • Colectomy & hemicolectomy
    • Colonoscopy & polypectomy
    • Colorectal (bowel) cancer
    • Colostomy
    • Constipation
    • Crohns disease
    • Diarrhoea
    • Diverticular disease
    • Faecal incontinence
    • Fistula surgery & treatment
    • Floor disorders
    • Gallstones
    • Haemorrhoids (banding & haemorrhoidectomy, rafaelo procedure)
    • Hernias and lumps
    • Ileostomy
    • Inflammatory bowel disease
    • Inguinal hernia
    • Laparoscopic cholecystectomy
    • Laparoscopic surgery
    • Minimally invasive surgery
    • Oncology
    • Paediatric surgery
    • Parastomal hernia
    • Pilonidal sinus repair
    • Proctology
    • Rectal bleeding
    • Rectal disorders (e.g. Haemorrhoids, fissures, fistulae)
    • Rectal resection
    • Sigmoidoscopy
    • Single incision laparoscopic surgery
    • Ulcerative colitis
    • Umbilical hernia
    • Virtually scarless surgery

    Professional memberships

    General Medical Council
    Royal College of Surgeons of England
    Association of Coloproctology Great Britain and Ireland
    British Medical Association (BMA)

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