Mr Sanjay Agrawal is a senior Consultant Surgeon specialising in Bariatric (Obesity / Weight-Loss), Laparoscopic Bariatric Surgery (key-hole) and Upper Gastrointestinal Surgery at Homerton University Hospital in London and the Nuffield Health Hospital, Brentwood.

Mr Agrawal is certified as a Bariatric Surgeon of Excellence (BSOE) by the Surgical Review Corporation. Mr Agrawal is the first Weight-loss / Bariatric Surgeon in the UK to achieve this designation. Earning the BSOE designation signifies Mr Agrawal’s commitment and ability to consistently deliver high-quality care to bariatric surgery patients.

Mr Agrawal has had extensive training in UK, Belgium, Japan and India and has undertaken more than 2000 general surgical procedures. In addition, he has experience of over 500 laparoscopic bariatric procedures to date.

Mr Agrawal trains other surgeons in bariatric and laparoscopic surgery and has made numerous presentations at national and international meetings as well as publications in peer-reviewed journals.

Medical qualifications:  MB BS, MS, FRCSEd, FRCS (Glas), FRCS (Gen Surg)

GMC number:  5204374

Year of qualification:  1994

Areas of expertise:  Bariatrics, Weight loss, General Surgery, Gastroenterology

NHS base:
Homerton University Hospital

Private practice base and contact details:
 01277 695 695 / 07876 618 424 (Secretary) 01277 261 924

Member of:

  • American Society of Metabolic & Bariatric Surgery
  • International Federation of Surgical Obesity
  • British Obesity Surgery Patients Association
  • British Association of Obesity & Metabolic Surgeons
  • Fellow Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh
  • Association of Surgeons of India – life member since 1999
  • Fellow Royal College of Surgeons of Glasgow
  • British Medical Association

Other interests:

  • Obesity or Weight-Loss Surgery: Laparoscopic gastric band or lapband, gastric bypass and sleeve gastrectomy
  • Laparoscopic hernia (groin and incisional) repairs
  • Laparoscopic cholecystectomy for gallstones
  • Laparoscopic anti-reflux surgery for heartburn/gastro-oesophageal reflux disease (GORD)
  • Advanced laparoscopic surgery

Current posts:  Consultant surgeon, Homerton University Hospital, London

Services that this consultant provides:

  • Abdominal Hernia
  • Cholecystectomy
  • Epigastric pain
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Femoral Hernia
  • Gall Stones
  • Gastric Balloon (BiB)
  • Gastric Band (Lap Banding)
  • Gastric Bypass
  • Gastric Reflux
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux
  • Gastroscopy
  • Groin Hernia
  • Heartburn
  • Hernia Bilateral
  • Hernia Repair
  • Hernia Unilateral
  • Hiatus Hernia
  • Inguinal Hernia (Groin Hernia)
  • Laparoscopic Anti Reflux Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy
  • Laparoscopic Groin Hernia Repair
  • Laparoscopic Incisional Hernia
  • Laparoscopic Surgery
  • Obesity Surgery
  • Recurrent Femoral Hernia
  • Recurrent Inguinal Hernia
  • Reflux Surgery
  • Skin Abscesses
  • Sleeve Gastrectomy
  • Upper Gastrointestinal Endoscopy
  • Weight Management Programme
  • Weight Management in Diabetes