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Mr Shailesh Patel

Consultant Paediatric Surgeon
Mr Shailesh Patel
MBBS, B.Sc(Hons), FRCS(Eng), FRCS(Edin), FRCS(Paeds)
Consultant Paediatric Surgeon
GMC No. or Equivalent: 3104505
Year Qualified: 1985

Mr Patel is a Consultant Paediatric Surgeon with specialist interest in general paediatric and neonatal surgery, including minimally invasive surgery. Mr Patel also so has a specialist interest in the rapid treatment of babies with tongue-tie which interferes with breastfeeding. His private practice is based in the Guthrie Clinic at King’s College Hospital. He was appointed as a Consultant in 2000 following his training at Great Ormond Street Children’s Hospital, St George’s Healthcare Trust, Lewisham Hospital NHS Trust and King’s College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust.

Primary speciality

Specialist interests

General paediatric surgery
Laparoscopic surgery
Fetal medicine and ante-natal counselling
Advanced paediatric life support training

Professional Memberships

British Association of Paediatric Surgeons
British Medical Association
Royal College of Surgeons


+44 (0)20 3299 3350

Guthrie Clinic
King's College Hospital
NHS Foundation Trust
Denmark Hill
London SE5 9RS