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Mr Georgios Vasilikostas

Consultant General Surgeon

QualificationsMD PhD

Languages spoken:English, Greek, French

Main NHS base:

  • St George's University Hospital NHS Foundation Trust

Member of:

  • South Thames Bariatric Service
  • European Association of Endoscopic Surgery (EAES)
  • Association of Upper GI Surgeons (AUGIS)
  • British Obesity and Metabolic Surgery Society (BOMSS)

 

Clinical interests:

  • Hepatobiliary and laparoscopic (key hole/ minimally invasive) surgery
  • Advanced laparoscopic surgery (oesophagogastrectomy and provisional bariatric surgery for super-obese patients including duodenal switch and bilio-pancreatic diversion)
  • Upper GI surgery
  • Emergency surgery
  • Endoscopy
  • Hernia repair
  • Gallstones
  • Anti-reflux surgery
  • Diseases of the small bowel
  • Weight loss (intra-gastric balloon, gastric banding, gastric bypass and sleeve gastrectomy)
  • Weight loss surgery  – free mini weight loss consultations available
  • Day surgery cases and minor operations
  • Laparoscopic rectus muscle divarication repair

Fees, Training & Background:

Mr Vasilikostas trained at St Pierre Hospital, Brussels, and completed a Fellowship in Advance Laparoscopic Surgery at the European School of Laparoscopic Surgery, Brussels.

He has an academic background with peer-reviewed publications and gives many national and international lectures and presentations on weight loss surgery. Mr Vasilikostas also has experience in both clinical and lab-based research, leading to the award of PhD in 2008 from the University of Athens’ School of Medicine.