Dr Lawrence Okiror

Dr Lawrence Okiror

Cardiothoracic surgery 06150382

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

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

About me

Mr Lawrence Okiror is a Consultant Thoracic Surgeon with practicing privileges at London Bridge Hospital and The Lister Hospital in Chelsea. His NHS practice is at Guy’s and St Thomas’ Hospitals. He trained in cardiothoracic surgery in London (Royal Brompton and Guy’s Hospitals) and the West Midlands.

He is the recipient of a number of national awards for his original research work.

He has published >30 peer-reviewed papers in leading journals in thoracic surgery and authored a number of book chapters in reference textbooks in thoracic surgery.

Areas of interest

He offers a comprehensive general thoracic surgery service. His areas of expertise include; 1. minimally-invasive surgery (robotic and VATS); radical surgery for mesothelioma; surgery advanced chest cancers. He leads the central airways service at GSTT & works closely with colleagues to manage some of the most complex airway problems including floppy windpipe, cancers involving the windpipe, benign conditions of the windpipe.

He is service lead for lung volume reduction & offers both surgery and bronchoscopy and valves to treat advanced emphysema COPD

Surgery for pneumothorax, pleural effusion, endometriosis in the chest, pectus deformities

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Procedures completed

  • T8700

    Excision biopsy of lymph node for diagnosis (cervical, inguinal, axillary) - (1-5)

    London Bridge Hospital (1-5)

  • 20365

    Follow-up out-patient consultation - remote - (1-5)

  • T1030

    VATS pleurodesis/pleurectomy - (1-5)

    London Bridge Hospital (1-5)

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