You can view the profile of one of our featured general surgeons below, or you can use our online database of Harley Street consultants to search for a private general surgeon in Harley Street.
What does a general surgeon do?
General surgeons undertake surgical treatment of abdominal organs, e.g. intestines including esophagus, stomach, colon, liver, gallbladder and bile ducts, and often the thyroid gland (depending on the availability of head and neck surgery specialists) and hernias.
In Australia, Canada, the US and the UK, general surgeons are responsible for breast care, including the surgical treatment of breast cancer.
Regulation of private general surgeons
There are two professional bodies in the UK which represent general surgeons: