Miss Heena S Patel

Miss Heena S Patel

General surgery 04719214

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

Specialises in

  • Lower GI surgery


  • Video and telephone consultations

About me

Heena Patel is a Consultant Colorectal and General Surgeon at The Royal Sussex County Hospital, Brighton & Sussex University Hospitals NHS Trust. She studied medicine at St. George’s, University of London and commenced her higher surgical training in London and the North East Thames region in 2006.

Her post-CCT specialist training was at St. Mark’s Hospital, London with two further fellowships at Queen Alexandra Hospital, Portsmouth (robotic surgery) and the national Ethicon Endo-Surgery Laparoscopic Colorectal Fellowship at Frimley Park Hospital. She has gained extensive experience in laparoscopic TME, pouch surgery and complex fistula repair. She has also gained experience with robotic assisted surgery (da Vinci operating system) for rectal cancer surgery.

She embarked on a two year period of research at St. Mark’s Hospital and was awarded her MD in 2009. She received the national Moynihan medal at The Association of Surgeons of Great Britain & Ireland in 2008. Currently, she is interested in optimisation of surgical outcomes of Crohn’s disease resection.

Her main interests include surgical management of IBD, colorectal cancer surgery, colonoscopy, management of haemorrhoids and general surgical conditions including hernia and gallstone disease.

Personal interests include ballroom dancing, tennis and attending the ballet and classical music concerts.

Areas of interest

Inflammatory bowel disease surgery; Colorectal cancer surgery; GI endoscopy; Haemorrhoid and pilonidal sinus surgery (including THD, Milligan-Morgan); Hernia and gallbladder surgery; Rectal bleeding; Abdominal pain; Constipation; Diarrhoea; Anal pain; Coloproctology

Medical secretaries

  • Clare Boniface
  • Montefiore Hospital 2 Montefiore Road Hove BN3 1RD
  • 07936 959430

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Procedures completed

  • H4800

    Excision of lesion of anus - (5-50)

    Spire Montefiore Hospital (5-50)

  • H5520

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

    Spire Montefiore Hospital (1-5)

  • L7032

    Haemorrhoidal artery ligation operation (including image-guided) +/- recto anal prolapse repair - (5-50)

    Spire Montefiore Hospital (1-5)

  • H2002

    Diagnostic colonoscopy, includes forceps biopsy of colon and ileum - (1-5)

    Spire Montefiore Hospital (1-5)

  • T2400

    Repair of umbilical/paraumbilical hernia (irrespective of age) - (1-5)

    Spire Montefiore Hospital (1-5)

  • H6260

    Proctoscopy (+/- biopsy) - (1-5)

    Spire Montefiore Hospital (1-5)

  • T2000

    Primary repair of inguinal hernia - (1-5)

    Spire Montefiore Hospital (1-5)

  • BB906

    ExCon - Further Discretionary Payment - (1-5)

  • T4130

    Freeing of adhesions of peritoneum - (1-5)

  • S0633

    Excision of lesion of skin or subcutaneous tissue - up to three, Trunk & Limbs (excluding lipoma) - (1-5)

  • H4430

    Examination of rectum under anaesthetic (as sole procedure) - (1-5)

    Spire Montefiore Hospital (1-5)

  • H3365

    Laparoscopic anterior resection - low (i.e. colorectal anastomosis at or below the peritoneal reflection) - (1-5)

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