Mr Georgios Vasilikostas

Consultant Bariatric, Upper GI and Laparoscopic Surgeon

QualificationsMD, PhD

Languages spoken:English, Greek, French

Main NHS base:

  • St George's University Hospital NHS Foundation Trust

Member of:

  • Association of Upper Gastrointestinal Surgeons (AUGIS)
  • Association of Laparoscopic Surgeons (ALS)
  • British Obesity and Metabolic Surgery Society (BOMS)
  • International Federation for the Surgery of Obesity (IFSO)
  • European Association of Endoscopic Surgery (EAES)

Clinical interests:

  • Keyhole surgery (laparoscopic)
  • Upper GI surgery
  • Weight loss (bariatric) surgery
  • Weight loss medication, injections (Saxenda, Ozempic, Wegovy)
  • Gastric balloons (Allurion, Orbera 365, Spatz)
  • Sleeve
  • Gastric bypass and mini-bypass
  • Gastric band
  • SADIs
  • Revisional weight loss surgery
  • Gallstones (cholecystectomy)
  • Hernia repair (inguinal, groin, incisional, umbilical, epigastric, ventral, lumbar)
  • Laparoscopic repair of rectus muscle divarication
  • Anti-reflux surgery (Nissen, LINX, Stretta, hiatus hernia)
  • Endoscopy
Sees adults only

Fees, Training & Background:

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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.