Keyhole Surgery

Laparoscopic operations available with GI Choice surgeons

Laparoscopic cholecystectomy

(Keyhole removal of the gallbladder)

Laparoscopic bile duct exploration

(removal of bile duct stones)

Laparoscopic abdominal wall hernia surgery


Laparoscopic colorectal surgery

(keyhole surgery to remove the bowel)

Laparoscopic splenectomy

(removal of the spleen)

Laparoscopic appendicectomy

(removal of the appendix)

Laparoscopic diagnostic and staging examination

(keyhole assessment of intra-abdominal disease in particular investigation of abdominal pain and assessment of operability for upper abdominal tumours)

Laparoscopic ultrasound examination

(an internal examination of abdominal organs with an ultrasound probe placed inside the abdominal cavity, particularly useful for assessing liver, biliary, gastric and pancreatic conditions)

Laparoscopic adrenalectomy

(removal of the adrenal gland)

Laparoscopic pancreatic surgery

(surgery for some benign or malignant tumours of the pancreas)

Laparoscopic liver resection surgery

(surgery for some benign or malignant tumours of the liver)

Laparoscopic deroofing / fenestration of liver cysts

(deroofing and drainage of fluid filled benign liver cysts)

Laparoscopic division of adhesions

(division of bands of intra-abdominal scar tissue after previous surgery)

Laparoscopic Lymph node biopsy


This is the current scope of our abdominal keyhole surgery. We offer a wide range and broad experience of specialist upper abdominal laparoscopic surgery which is equal to that of any other group of surgeons in the UK.

Meet the team

Meet the team

We are a group of eight Consultants with a common aim to provide the best possible care for a wide range of gastrointestinal, abdominal and liver conditions.

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Conditions explained

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