Mr Emin Carapeti


FRCS (Gen) , MD , FRCS , MBBS , BSc

GMC number: 3322709

Practicing since: 1989


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Mr Emin Carapeti is a Consultant General and Colorectal Surgeon of 20 years experience and worked as a Consultant at Guy’s and St. Thomas’ Hospitals. He was a Member of Council of the Section of Coloproctology of the Royal Society of Medicine, a member of the Association of Coloproctology of Great Britain and Ireland and an examiner in surgery at the Royal College of Surgeons of England. 

Mr Carapeti graduated from Guy’s Hospital and undertook his training in London and South East England. His specialist training was at St. Mark’s Hospital in London and Mount Sinai Hospital in Toronto. His thesis and main research was in the treatment of haemorrhoids and anal fissure at St. Mark's Hospital and he was awarded the Doctor of Medicine (MD) degree in 2000. 

In addition to his colorectal work he also has a extensive experience in the treatment of groin hernia both simple and complicated. He attended The Shouldice Hernia Clinic near Toronto, Canada where he learnt about the famous Shouldice hernia repair. 

Special interests

  • Haemorrhoids
  • Anal Fistula
  • Crohn’s Disease
  • Hernia
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD)
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Pilonidal Sinus Disorders

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Treatments and tests offered by Mr Emin Carapeti at Nuffield Health

  • Open surgery groin hernia repair
  • Colorectal surgery
  • Umbilical hernia repair
  • Haemorrhoidectomy
  • Transanal haemorrhoid dearterialisation (THD)
  • Stapled haemorrhoidopexy
  • Bilateral (inguinal) hernia repair
  • Hernia unilateral
  • Hernia repair

Locations Mr Emin Carapeti works with

Related experience


Mr Carapeti has published widely on anorectal disorders and pilonidal sinus disease and has pioneered new surgical techniques in complex recurrent pilonidal disease and day case surgery for haemorrhoids. 

Mr Carapeti has a higher medical degree (MD) in pharmacological treatment of anal disease including anal fissures and haemorrhoids. Developed novel non-surgical topical treatments for anal fissure, now used as first line treatment world-wide. 

Mr Carapeti has also developed a programme for day case haemorrhoidectomy for the first time in UK and world-wide. He has designed new surgical techniques for pilonidal sinus surgery and published on the use of flaps in this condition.

Mr Carapeti is currently involved with design and development of topical metronidazole ointment for non-surgical management of recurrent pilonidal sinus and non-healing wounds"


  • Association of Coloproctology of Great Britain and Ireland

Insurers Mr Emin Carapeti works with

Mr Emin Carapeti works with the following private medical insurance providers:

  • Aviva Health
  • Benenden Health
  • Bupa
  • Vitality Health (Pru Health)
  • WPA
  • Cigna International
  • Cigna
  • Allianz
  • Healix
  • Aetna


Mr Emin Carapeti does not hold a share or financial interest in this hospital, another Nuffield Health hospital or the company.

Mr Emin Carapeti does not have a share or financial interest in equipment used at this hospital or another Nuffield Health hospital.

Mr Emin Carapeti does not hold any paid advisory role(s) at this hospital or on behalf of Nuffield Health.