Mr Dhakshinamoorthy Vijayanand (Mr Vijay Anand)

Qualifications

MBBS, MRCS, FRCS (Gen.Surg)

GMC number: 5196580

Practicing since: 1999

Specialties

General Surgery, Transplant Surgery

Consultation times

  • Clinics by appointment
  • Overview

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0113 388 2111

About

Mr. Vijayanand is an experienced Consultant Surgeon specialising in liver, gall bladder, and biliary (HPB) Surgery at Nuffield Health Leeds Hospital. He was appointed a Consultant Liver Transplant and Hepatobiliary Surgeon at the Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS trust in 2014.

He graduated from JJM Medical college in India and undertook specialty General, HPB, and Transplant surgery training in Northeast England and Yorkshire. During his training at the renowned Liver unit at Leeds, he developed expertise in performing complex liver, gall bladder, and biliary surgery in adult and paediatric patients. 

Mr. Vijayanand is the clinical lead for Hepatobiliary and Transplantation Services at Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust. 

He performs around 150 major liver surgeries, including laparoscopic liver resections, transplants, and bile duct resection/reconstruction each year. Other than cancer surgery, he also performs laparoscopic gall bladder removal and abdominal/groin hernia repairs regularly.

He is actively involved in clinical research and co-authored several peer-reviewed publications and written book chapters. He presents at national and international meetings regularly.  He is also a reviewer for surgical journals in his fields of interest.

Special interests

  • Laparoscopic liver resections
  • Bile duct resection/reconstruction 
  • Gall bladder removal
  • Hernia repair

Languages spoken

English, Tamil

Treatments and tests offered by Mr Dhakshinamoorthy Vijayanand (Mr Vijay Anand) at Nuffield Health

  • Laparoscopic cholecystectomy
  • Laparoscopic groin hernia repair
  • Open surgery groin hernia repair
  • Liver resection
  • Laparoscopic incisional hernia
  • Umbilical hernia repair
  • Bilateral (inguinal) hernia repair
  • Hernia repair
  • Bile duct resection

Locations Mr Dhakshinamoorthy Vijayanand (Mr Vijay Anand) works with

Related experience

Memberships

  • International Liver Transplant Society
  • British Transplant Society
  • Royal College of Surgeons

Other post held

  • Consultant Hepatobiliary and Transplant Surgeon, Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust

Insurers Mr Dhakshinamoorthy Vijayanand (Mr Vijay Anand) works with

Mr Dhakshinamoorthy Vijayanand (Mr Vijay Anand) works with the following private medical insurance providers:

  • Bupa
  • Alliance Healthcare

Declaration

Mr Dhakshinamoorthy Vijayanand (Mr Vijay Anand) does not hold a share or financial interest in this hospital, another Nuffield Health hospital or the company.

Mr Dhakshinamoorthy Vijayanand (Mr Vijay Anand) does not have a share or financial interest in equipment used at this hospital or another Nuffield Health hospital.

Mr Dhakshinamoorthy Vijayanand (Mr Vijay Anand) does not hold any paid advisory role(s) at this hospital or on behalf of Nuffield Health.