Professor Tahseen Qureshi


MBBS, FRCS (Eng), FRCS (Gen Surg)

GMC number: 3659421

Practicing since: 1992


General Surgery

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Professor Qureshi is a Consultant Laparoscopic GI and General Surgeon with an established practice at Nuffield Health Bournemouth Hospital. His expertise includes surgery for benign conditions such gall stones and all types of hernias, both of which he performs regularly, as well diagnostic and therapeutic endoscopy. Appointed by the Department of Health as a National Trainer in Laparoscopic Surgery, he was tasked with raising standards amongst other consultants.

Professor Qureshi has internationally recognised expertise in laparoscopic surgery, running masterclasses for other surgeons and is regularly invited to lecture and teach laparoscopic surgery abroad. He is also lead surgeon for Robotic and Laparoscopic Surgery and a Visiting Professor at Bournemouth University. As one of the first UK surgeons trained in Robotic Colo-rectal Surgery, Professor Qureshi led his unit to be appointed as a European Centre of Excellence, running International Robotic Masterclasses.

Professor Qureshi has set up a successful Enhanced Recovery Programme, being short-listed for the prestigious National Patient Safety Awards for his achievements.

Special interests

Laparoscopic surgery for all types of hernias including sportsman’s hernia, laparoscopic surgery for gall stones, endoscopy, (flexible sigmoidoscopy and colonoscopy)

Personal interests


Treatments and tests offered by Professor Tahseen Qureshi at Nuffield Health

  • Haemorrhoidectomy
  • Laparoscopic cholecystectomy (gallbladder removal)

Locations Professor Tahseen Qureshi works with

Related experience


Mr Qureshi is involved in a number of collaborative projects with Bournemouth University.


  • British Medical Association
  • Medical Protection Society
  • Association of Coloproctology of Great Britain and Ireland

Other posts held

  • Poole Hospital NHS Foundation Trust


Professor Tahseen Qureshi does not hold a share or financial interest in this hospital, another Nuffield Health hospital or the company.

Professor Tahseen Qureshi does not have a share or financial interest in equipment used at this hospital or another Nuffield Health hospital.

Professor Tahseen Qureshi does not hold any paid advisory role(s) at this hospital or on behalf of Nuffield Health.