Mr Shakil Farid



GMC number: 6137478

Practicing since: 1999


Cardiothoracic Surgery

Consultation times

  • Monday or Thursday PM by arrangement.
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01865 221121


Mr Shakil Farid is a Consultant Cardiothoracic Surgeon at the Manor Hospital Oxford. He has been a consultant at Oxford University Hospitals NHS trust since 2018. He is a member of the Society for Cardiothoracic Surgeons of Great Britain and Ireland and European Association for Cardiothoracic Surgeons.

Mr Farid graduated from University of Dhaka, and then he moved to UK where he worked in various well reputed hospitals (Royal Brompton and Harefield NHS trust, Central Manchester University hospitals, South Manchester University Hospital, Sheffield Teaching hospitals). He completed his cardiothoracic specialist training from Royal Papworth Hospital which is one of the largest and leading cardiac centres in the country with the best surgical outcomes. He then undertook advanced fellowship in complex valvular surgery under world famous surgeon Prof Gebrine Elkhoury at Saint Luc Hospital, Brussels.

Mr Farid subspecialises in advanced aortic repairs along with complex aortic surgery.

Mr Farid has also completed an MBA in healthcare management from University of Keele, and is also a member of the Cardiac Adult Subcommittee of the Society for Cardiothoracic Surgeons of Great Britain and Ireland.

Along with the treatments listed below Mr Farid also offers

  • Aortic valve repair/replacement
  • Aortic aneurysm repair
  • Aortic root replacement
  • Redo surgery
  • Mitral and tricuspid valve surgery

Special interests

  • Coronary Artery Bypass Grafting using arterial re-vascularisation techniques.
  • Aortic Valve surgery
  • Valve sparing aortic root replacement
  • Complex Aortic surgery
  • Complex valvular surgery

Personal interests

Mr Farid lives with his family in Oxfordshire. He is a keen follower of the English Premier League. He also enjoys running and hiking.

Languages spoken

English, Bengali

Treatments and tests offered by Mr Shakil Farid at Nuffield Health

  • Bypass surgery (or coronary artery bypass graft - CABG)
  • Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG)

Locations Mr Shakil Farid works with

Related experience


Mr Farid has numerous publications in peer reviewed journals and other publications. He has also written several book chapters. He was awarded the prestigious “Ethicon Fellowship” by the Society for Cardiothoracic Surgery Great Britain and Ireland to complete an advanced fellowship in complex valvular surgery.


  • Society for Cardiothoracic Surgery Great Britain and Ireland
  • European Association for Cardio-Thoracic Surgery

Other post held

  • Consultant Cardiothoracic Surgeon, Oxford Heart Centre, John Radcliffe Hospital Oxford University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
  • Member of the Oxford Complex Aortic Team


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

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

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