Mr Sanjay Agrawal


MB BS, MS, FRCSEd, FRCS (Glas), FRCS (Gen Surg)

GMC number: 5204374

Practicing since: 1994


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Mr Sanjay Agrawal is a senior Consultant Surgeon specialising in Bariatric (Obesity/Weight-Loss), laparoscopic (key-hole) and upper gastrointestinal surgery at Homerton University Hospital in London.

Mr Agrawal is certified as Bariatric Surgeon of Excellence, BSOE by the Surgical Review Corporation. Mr Agrawal is the first Weight-loss/Bariatric Surgeon in the UK to achieve this designation. Earning the BSOE designation signifies Mr Agrawal’s commitment and ability to consistently deliver high-quality care to bariatric surgery patients.

Mr Agrawal’s team is very proud of his achievement, as it underscores his long-term commitment to high standards of treatment.

Mr Agrawal has had extensive training in the UK, Belgium, Japan and India and has undertaken more than 2000 general surgical procedures so far. In addition, he has experience of over 500 laparoscopic bariatric procedures to date.

Mr Agrawal trains other surgeons in bariatric and laparoscopic surgery and has made numerous presentations at national and international meetings as well as publications in peer-reviewed journals.

Special interests

These include:

  • Bariatric, 
  • Obesity, 
  • Weight loss surgery, 
  • Gastric band, 
  • Gastric bypass, 
  • Sleeve gastrectomy

Other interests

  • Obesity or Weight-Loss Surgery: Laparoscopic gastric band or lapband, gastric bypass and sleeve gastrectomy
  • Laparoscopic hernia (groin and incisional) repairs
  • Laparoscopic cholecystectomy for gallstones
  • Laparoscopic anti-reflux surgery for heartburn/gastro-oesophageal reflux disease (GORD) 
  • Advanced laparoscopic surgery

Treatments and tests offered by Mr Sanjay Agrawal at Nuffield Health

  • Weight Management in Diabetes
  • Laparoscopic cholecystectomy
  • Gastric band (lap banding)
  • Obesity surgery (or weightloss surgery)
  • Gastrointestinal (GI) endoscopy (or gastroscopy)
  • Upper gastrointestinal endoscopy
  • Sleeve gastrectomy
  • Hernia repair
  • Excision of skin lesion
  • Gastric bypass

Locations Mr Sanjay Agrawal works with

Related experience


Mr Agrawal has numerous presentations at national and international meetings as well as publications in peer reviewed journals.
His main areas of research interest are in bariatric surgery – in particular, in investigating outcomes and complications of bariatric surgery from a clinical perspective.


  • American Society of Metabolic & Bariatric Surgery
  • International Federation of Surgical Obesity
  • British Obesity Surgery Patients Association
  • British Association of Obesity & Metabolic Surgeons
  • Fellow Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh
  • Association of Surgeons of India – life member since 1999
  • Fellow Royal College of Surgeons of Glasgow
  • British Medical Association

Other post held

  • Consultant Surgeon, Homerton University Hospital, London


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

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

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