Mr Laeeq Khan

BSc.(Hons), MB BS(London), MD, FRCS(Gen Surg)

  • Specialities Colorectal, Gastroenterology, General Surgery, Key Hole Surgery, Laparoscopy
  • Telephone 01277 695 695
  • Year of first qualification 1996
  • Email
  • Languages spoken

    English, Urdu, Punjabi

  • GMC Number 4324843
  • Fax 01277 261 924


Mr Laeeq Khan is a UK Trained Consultant General and Colorectal Surgeon at Nuffield Health Brentwood Hospital. He graduated from University College London and is a Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons of England. He was awarded a doctorate in medicine (MD) at the University of Leeds before training at the John Goligher Colorectal Unit in Leeds. He has completed a fellowship in laparoscopic and robotic colorectal surgery and practices as a consultant in Essex.

Mr Khan provides specialist treatments for conditions including haemorrhoids, anal fissure, anal fistula, pilonidal sinus disease, hernias and gall bladder disease. He also performs diagnostic and therapeutic gastroscopy and colonoscopy. His specialist area of practice is minimally invasive (laparoscopic) surgery for colorectal cancer and inflammatory bowel disease.


  • Monday - Weekly 18:00-20:00


Current posts

  • Consultant General and Colorectal Surgeon, Basildon & Thurrock University Hospital


Haemorrhoids, anal fissure, anal fistula, pruritus ani, pilonidal sinus disease, hernias, gall bladder, endoscopy, colonoscopy, gastroscopy, colon cancer, rectal cancer, diverticular disease, inflammatory bowel disease.

Other interests

  • Day case surgery
  • Minimally invasive surgery
  • Laparoscopic surgery

Personal interests

Running, reading, information technology

Member of

  • Royal College of Surgeons of England


Mr Khan was awarded his doctorate from the University of Leeds for his investigation into bowel cancer. His research was funded by Cancer Research UK.

Mr Khan designs and delivers simulation based learning programmes in surgery for the next generation of health professionals. He also demonstrates minimally invasive (laparoscopic) surgical technique and delivers lectures at international meetings.


Mr Laeeq Khan works with the following private medical insurance providers:
  • Aviva Health
  • AXA PPP Healthcare
  • AXA PPP International
  • Bupa
  • Bupa On Demand
  • Cigna
  • Simplyhealth
  • Vitality Health (Pru Health)

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

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

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