In our latest article, highly esteemed, expert London-based colorectal and general surgeon, Professor Richard Cohen, outlines what options patients have when presenting with haemorrhoids, and reveals what the most common symptoms that patients with haemorrhoids experience.
J-pouch surgery can offer patients with serious bowel disease, such as ulcerative colitis improved outcomes and a life without the need for a stoma. Renowned consultant colorectal surgeon Mr Talvinder Gill gives a detailed guide to J-pouch surgery in this informative article and describes how he employs a single incision technique to improve safety in his practice.
Early diagnosis of bowel cancer is vital in order to maximise treatment options and successful outcomes. In this article, renowned consultant colorectal surgeon Professor Puthucode Haray explains the diagnostic process and the symptoms of bowel cancer that shouldn't be ignored.
Renowned colorectal suregon, Mr Talvinder Gill explains what Transanal Endoscopic Microsurgery (TEM) is. Mr Gill, who practises in Stockton-on-Tees, discusses what exatly TEM is, what is it used for, the benfits of TEM in comparison to traditional surgery procedures and the potential side effects of the surgery.
Achalasia, an unusual conditon where food cannot pass easily from the food pipe to the stomach, often requires surgical treatment. Peroral endoscopic myotomy (POEM) is a minimally-invasive, surgical procedure used to fcailitate the passage of food. We invited highly respcted consultant colorectal and general surgeon Mr Amyn Haji to explain how the procedure is performed and the risks and advantages it offers patients.
Patients with bowel cancer may understandbly feel overwhelmed by lengthy treatment plans with many stages. We invited highly respected consultant colorectal surgeon Professor Puthucode Haray to explain how multidisciplinary teams of specialists share their expertise to make decisions about treatment plans and how the patient is involved along the way.
The prospect of a proctology exam often doesn't sit right with patients. Most don't know what to expect, or even what it is. Consultant colorectal surgeon Ms Rana Madani shares her expertise on the procedure. The Chertsey-based surgeon answers the most frequently asked questions regarding proctology exams.
In our latest article, highly revered London-based consultant colorectal surgeon, Mr James Kinross, provides us with an in-depth analysis of robotic hernia surgery, including the potential associated risks, and its overall effectiveness when compared to traditional hernia surgery.
Unpleasant discharge and pain caused by an anal fistula can cause a lot of discomfort for patients and surgical treatment will likely be necessary. In this informative article, highly respected consultant colorectal surgeon Mr Charles Evans offers insight and reassurance for patients on the surgical procedures used to treat anal fistulas. He also details how definitive colorectal diagnoses are determined.