Mr Sanjay Chaudhri


MBBS, MS (Gen Surg), FRCS (Gen Surg)

GMC number: 4783224

Practicing since: 1989


General Surgery

Consultation times

  • Wednesday evenings
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0300 13 11 416


Mr Chaudhri is a General and Colorectal Surgeon in the NHS with a private clinic at Nuffield Health Leicester Hospital.

Mr Sanjay Chaudhri joined University Hospitals Leicester in 2009. His surgical training has included placements in the Academic Colorectal Units at the Freeman Hospital Newcastle upon Tyne, Liverpool Royal Hospital and University Hospital Birmingham. In addition, he has been on Travelling Fellowships to the Inflammatory Bowel Disease Centre at Mt Sinai Hospital Toronto, Monaldi Hospital Laparoscopic Surgery Centre Naples and the Colorectal Units at Karolinksa University Hospitals Stockholm.

Mr Chaudhri is a colorectal and general surgeon and offers robotic and laparoscopic (keyhole) surgery for colorectal cancer, inflammatory bowel disease and diverticular disease. He is an expert in HALO/ THD treatment for haemorrhoids and introduced laser surgery for anal fistulas, pilonidal sinus and haemorrhoids. He has a special interest in hernia surgery and undertakes complex abdominal wall reconstructions including parastomal and perineal hernias in addition to keyhole and open repairs of groin hernias. 

He is a member of the Endometriosis and Pelvic Pain Clinic in Leicester and works together with the specialist team in treating advanced endometriosis.

Languages spoken

English, Hindi and Punjabi

Treatments and tests offered by Mr Sanjay Chaudhri at Nuffield Health

  • Polypectomy
  • Open surgery groin hernia repair
  • Ileal pouch anal anastomosis
  • Therapeutic Endoscopy
  • Abdominoperineal resection
  • Hernia repair
  • Rectopexy
  • Cholecystectomy (Gallbladder removal)
  • Laparoscopic cholecystectomy
  • Colonoscopy
  • Laparoscopic groin hernia repair
  • Colorectal surgery
  • Haemorrhoidectomy
  • Laparoscopic incisional hernia
  • X-ray
  • Ultrasound
  • Anterior resection

Locations Mr Sanjay Chaudhri works with

Related experience


He has a strong clinical research background and has presents regularly at various International and National meetings. He is actively involved with surgical trials and is a member of the Cohort Studies subcommittee of the European Society of Coloproctology.

As a surgical educator, he is the Royal College Surgical Tutor for Leicester General Hospital and has been involved with mentoring surgeons in the UK on the LOREC (Low Rectal Cancer) training programme in the UK and overseas surgical training in Africa. He regularly hosts international colorectal fellows for training.


  • Medical Protection Society
  • Association of Coloproctology of Great Britian and Ireland
  • European Society of Coloproctology
  • International Society of University Colon & Rectal Surgeons
  • European Academy of Robotic Colorectal Surgery
  • East Midlands Surgical Society
  • Midlands Gastroenterological Society
  • Leicester Medical Society

Other post held

  • Consultant Colorectal & General Surgeon at Leicester General Hospital

Insurers Mr Sanjay Chaudhri works with

Mr Sanjay Chaudhri works with the following private medical insurance providers:

  • Aviva Health
  • AXA PPP Healthcare
  • AXA PPP International
  • Benenden Health
  • Bupa
  • Bupa On Demand
  • Cigna
  • CS Healthcare
  • Exeter Family Friendly
  • Health-on-Line
  • Medical Care Direct
  • SecureHealth
  • Simplyhealth
  • Universal Provident
  • Vitality Health (Pru Health)
  • WPA


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

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

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