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Mr Sanjay Agrawal - General Surgery

Mr Sanjay Agrawal is a Consultant in General Surgery & Weight Loss surgery in Sawbridgeworth, Hertfordshire . Certified Bariatic Surgeon of Excellence.

Based at: Rivers Hospital | Get directions | Go to hospital website

GMC Number

5204374

Clinical interests

Mr Sanjay Agrawal is a Consultant General Surgeon specializing in Laparoscopic (Keyhole), Bariatric (Obesity/Weight-Loss) & upper Gastrointestinal Surgery at Homerton University Hospital in London, with an established private practice at The Rivers Hospital. 

Mr Agrawal has had extensive training in the United Kingdom, Belgium, Japan and India. Additionally, his extensive experience has seen him perform over 1,250 laparoscopic bariatric procedures and more than 2,500 general surgical procedures to date. 

Mr Agrawal has been invited to join Top Doctors® UK and become a member of their international medical team, having been identified as a leading specialist in bariatric Surgery in the UK. 

Since 2012, the Surgical Review Corporation of USA designated Mr Agrawal as ‘Master Surgeon in Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery, MSMBS’. He has the honor of being the Only Weight-loss / Obesity Surgeon in the UK to achieve this certification. Globally, the designation is considered a marker of quality assurance in patient care. 

Mr Agrawal is Director of London International Bariatric Surgery Symposium (LIBSS) which was last held in 2019 in London, attracting over 200 attendees from 22 countries around the world. He is also Editor-in-Chief for a book titled ‘Obesity, Bariatric & Metabolic Surgery: A Practical Guide’. 

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

Mr Agrawal will see patients from 18 yrs+

Academic background

Mr Sanjay Agrawal is a Consultant Surgeon specialising in Bariatric (Obesity / Weight Loss), Laparoscopic (Key-hole) and upper Gastrointestinal Surgery at Homerton University Hospital in London.

Mr Agrawal is certified as ‘Master Surgeon in Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery™ (MSMBS™)' by Surgical Review Corporation of USA. He has the honour of being the only Weight-loss/Obesity Surgeon in the UK to achieve this designation. Worldwide, this is seen as a marker of quality assurance in patient care. It signifies Mr Agrawal’s commitment to the highest standard of treatment to bariatric surgery patients.

Mr Agrawal has been awarded ‘Certificate of Medical Excellence’ and membership of Top Doctors® UK by invitation.

As Editor-in-Chief, Mr Agrawal has edited as well as authored for a book titled ‘Obesity, Bariatric & Metabolic Surgery: A Practical Guide’ published in August, 2015 by Springer. The book has now achieved > 107,000 combined chapter downloads electronically worldwide since release.

Mr Agrawal has had extensive training in UK, Belgium, Japan & India and has an experience of over 1000 laparoscopic bariatric procedures to date. In addition, he has undertaken more than 2000 general surgical procedures so far. 

Mr Agrawal trains other surgeons in bariatric & laparoscopic surgery and has made numerous presentations (over 100) at national and international meetings as well as multiple publications (over 100) in peer-reviewed journals.

Research Interests: Mr Agrawal’s main areas of research interest are in bariatric surgery – in particular, in investigating outcomes and complications of bariatric surgery from a clinical perspective. 

Professional Memberships

American Society of Metabolic & Bariatric Surgery (ASMBS)

International Federation of Surgical Obesity (IFSO)

British Association of Obesity & Metabolic Surgeons (BOMSS)

British Obesity Surgery Patients Association (BOSPA)

The Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh – Fellow

The Royal College of Surgeons of Glasgow – Fellow

British Medical Association (BMA)

Association of Surgeons of India (ASI) – Life Member since 1999

NHS base

Homerton University Hospital, London E9 6SR

Go to hospital website

http://www.mrsanjayagrawal.com
01279 212952