Consultant in General and Colorectal Services
Specialities at a glance
Laparoscopic surgery, also called minimally invasive surgery (MIS), bandaid surgery, or keyhole surgery, is a modern surgical technique
Colorectal cancer (CRC), also known as bowel cancer, is the development of cancer from the colon or rectum (parts of the large intestine).
We provide a wide range of general surgical procedures and operations including hernia repair, lumps and bumps, skin lesion/s removal, lipoma removal, and Pilonidal sinus disease surgery. We offer management and investigation of abdominal pains and abdominal surgery.
Endoscopy means looking inside and typically refers to looking inside the body for medical reasons using an endoscope,an instrument used to examine the interior of a hollow organ or cavity of the body.
Mr Firas Younis Himself
Mr Firas Younis
Mr Firas Younis is a General Surgeon with an interest in laparoscopic and open colorectal surgery. Mr Younis has special interests in colorectal oncology, Inflammatory Bowel Disease, pouch construction, Diverticular Disease and Pelvic Floor surgery. He is a graduate of the Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland. Mr Younis has a certificate of completion of training in General and Colorectal surgery from East Anglia and Cambridge. He has also been awarded the Intercollegiate Fellowship (FRCSI) in General Surgery with specialist interest in Colorectal Surgery.
Where we work
Mr Younis provides care at three different locations. These include The Cobham Clinic (which is based in the Private Sector of the Luton and Dunstable Hospital), Spire Harpenden Hospital and The BMI Hendon Hospital. Mr Younis has clinics, theatres and endoscopy lists available at all three hospitals.
I am a consultant General and Colorectal Surgeon with an interest in laparoscopic and open colorectal surgery. I have specialist interest in colorectal oncology, Inflammatory Bowel Disease, and Endometriosis. I have a certificate of completion of training in general and colorectal surgery from East Anglia/ Cambridgeshire UK. I have been awarded the Intercollegiate Fellowship (FRCSI) in general surgery. I have completed post CCT fellowship in laparoscopic and open colorectal surgery in North Shore Hospital, Auckland, New Zealand for 14 months. I am a trainer and Clinical supervisor for The East Anglian Specialist Registrar Rotation and Educational supervisor for final Year Medical students.
Quick Look at
- Laparoscopic and open Colorectal Surgery
- Colon and Rectal Cancer
- Inflammatory Bowel Disease
- Crohn’s and Ulcerative colitis
- Diverticular disease
- Hernia Surgery
- Obstructive Defaecation
- Rectal Prolapse
- Trans-anal haemorrhoidal Dearterlisation (THD)
- Anal Fistula
- Anal Fissure