Mr Mukhtar Ahmad

MB, BS MMedSci FRCS(Gen. Surg)


Mr Ahmad is a consultant in general, colorectal and pelvic floor surgery at Poole Hospital. He trained in Newcastle upon Tyne and since joining Poole Hospital in 2013 has further developed his practice to include robotic surgery and complex hernia surgery. He is actively involved in training the next generation of surgeons and led the development of a new Surgical Assessment Unit.

He is married with four children and in his spare time enjoys cycling, tennis, reading and enjoying nature.


  • Monday & Friday/Weekday evenings by appointment


Current posts

  • Poole NHS Foundation Trust


These include:

  • Haemorrhoids,  
  • Hernias, 
  • Rectal prolapse,
  • Incontinence, 
  • Constipation,
  • Colorectal Cancer, 
  • Diverticulosis
  • Anal fissure, 
  • Anal fistula, 
  • Gallstones, 
  • Colonoscopy.

Other interests

Abdominal wall reconstruction for complex hernia

Personal interests

Tennis, Cycling, Reading, Travelling, Current affairs.

Member of

  • Assoc.for Coloproctology in Great Britain and Ireland
  • The Pelvic Floor Society Royal College of Surgeons of England


  1. Ahmad M, Sileri P, Franceschilli L, Mercer-Jones M. The role of biologics in pelvic floor surgery. Colorectal Dis. 2012; 14 Suppl 3:19-23. doi: 10.1111/codi.12045

    S Wahed, M Ahmad, K Mohiuddin, M Katory & M Mercer-Jones. Short Term Results for Laparoscopic Ventral Rectopexy using Biologic Mesh for Pelvic Organ Prolapse. Colorectal Dis. 2011 Dec 18. doi: 10.1111/j.1463-1318.2011.02921.x. [Epub ahead of print],,,,

    Ahmad M, McCallum I, Mercer-Jones M. Management of Faecal Incontinence BMJ 2010; 340:c2964

    Ahmad M, Nice C, Katory M. Covered metallic stents for the palliation of colovesical fistula. Ann R Coll Surg Engl. 2010 Sep; 92(6): W43-5. Epub 2010 Jul 2

    S Wahed, K Mohiuddin, M Ahmad, M Katory & M Mercer-Jones. Medium term results for laparoscopic ventral rectopexy using permacol for pelvic organ prolapse.   Colorectal Disease 2010; 12 (suppl 3): 15.

    Ahmad M, Midwinter K, Capper R. High Pressure Water Jet Injury to the Pharynx Requiring Intubation. J Laryngol Otol. 2006 Jul; 120(7): 600-1 



Mr Mukhtar Ahmad works with the following private medical insurance providers:
  • Aviva Health
  • AXA PPP Healthcare
  • Benenden Health
  • Bupa
  • Bupa On Demand
  • Cigna
  • CS Healthcare
  • Health-on-Line
  • Simplyhealth
  • Vitality Health (Pru Health)
  • Westfield Health WPA

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

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

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