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Mr Alexis Schizas

Mr Alexis Schizas

General surgery 04629373

 

  • Bupa Platinum consultant
  • Fee assured
  • Open Referral network
Overview
Bupa Platinum consultant
Fee assured
Open Referral network

Specialises in

  • Lower GI surgery

Offers

  • Face-to-face consultations
  • Video and telephone consultations

About me

Mr Alexis Schizas qualified from Guy’s and St Thomas’ Hospitals in 1999. His higher surgical training was undertaken in the South East London Region. His research was performed at St Thomas Hospital and was awarded his MD in 2011.

He was appointed as a Consultant Colorectal Surgeon to Guys and St Thomas' Hospitals in 2011. His specialist interests are in advanced primary, recurrent colorectal cancer, anal cancer surgery, laparoscopic colorectal surgery and pelvic floor pathology (bowel incontinence, defaecatory difficulties and prolapse).

He strives for the highest quality of patient care, teaching, presenting and publishing, locally, nationally and internationally.

In 2015 he was elected as the colorectal representative to the Standardising Steering Committee and in 2016 onto the Publications and Communications Committee for the International Continence Society.

He was also the laparoscopic and enhanced recovery colorectal lead for the London Cancer Alliance. He is currently chair of the South East London ACN for colorectal cancer and Service Lead for Colorectal and Emergency General Surgery at Guy's and St Thomas' Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust..

Areas of interest

Colorectal disease, Colorectal Surgery, Colorectal cancer; anal cancer; Recurrent colorectal cancer, rectal bleeding; change in bowel habit; colonoscopy, laparoscopic and open surgery.
Pelvic floor pathology, faecal incontinence, faecal urgency, defaecatory difficulties, constipation, rectal prolapse, rectocoele.
Haemorrhoids, piles, rectal bleeding, anal fissure, anal pain, anal sepsis, anal fistula.
Hernia repair, inguinal hernia, umbilical hernia, incisional hernia, epigastric hernia, paraumbilical hernia.

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Procedures completed

  • H6260

    Proctoscopy (+/- biopsy) - (5-50)

  • H5100

    Haemorrhoidectomy (including sigmoidoscopy) - (5-50)

  • H5510

    Laying open of low anal fistula (fistulotomy) (including sigmoidoscopy) - (5-50)

  • T2000

    Primary repair of inguinal hernia - (5-50)

  • L7032

    Haemorrhoidal artery ligation operation (including image-guided) +/- recto anal prolapse repair - (1-5)

  • H5560

    Ligation of the intersphincteric fistula tract (LIFT) for the treatment of anal fistula - (1-5)

  • H5530

    Closure of anal fistula using a suturable bioprosthetic or synthetic plugs +/- image guidance - (1-5)

  • H5240

    Banding of haemorrhoids - (1-5)

  • H3581

    Robotic assisted laparoscopic rectopexy - (1-5)

  • P2230

    Posterior colporrhaphy - (1-5)

  • S2500

    Local flap - less than 9cm2 - (1-5)

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