CHHL 11# Clinic, Chelsea, Sutton UK
Professor of Colorectal Surgery, FRCS (Gen Surg)
Professor Paris Tekkis qualified from Nottingham University in 1994. His postgraduate training was at St Mark’s Hospital, St Mary’s Hospital in London and at the Cleveland Clinic, USA. He was appointed as Clinical Senior Lecturer and Consultant Colorectal Surgeon at St Mary’s Hospital and Imperial College in 2004. He was promoted to Professor of Colorectal Surgery in 2011. He specialises in robotic colorectal cancer surgery. Professor Tekkis and his team are internationally respected for their work in advanced rectal/anal cancer and surgery for inflammatory bowel disease. He has received a variety of awards including the Hunterian Professorship from the Royal College of Surgeons of England, the David Dunn Medal from the Association of Endoscopic Surgeons of Great Britain and Ireland, the Piedmont Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons’ Award from the American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons and the Eugene Bricker 2014 Award from the Society of Pelvic Surgeons.
- The Honorary civilian consultant advisor in Colorectal Surgery to the British Army.
- Laparoscopic and robotic colon and rectal cancer
- Locally advanced and recurrent colorectal cancer
- Anal cancer/squamous cell carcinoma
- Pelvic gastrointestinal stromal tumour (gist) surgery
- Cancer and inflammatory bowel disease