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Areas of Expertise

Mr Kontovounisios performs a range of treatments, including:

  • Robotic surgery
  • Laparoscopic surgery
  • Minimally invasive surgery
  • Colorectal surgery
  • Pelvic exenterative surgery, for locally advanced and recurrent cancer

Some of the conditions he commonly treats are:

  • Pelvic floor
  • Colon cancer
  • Rectal cancer

Personal Biography

Christos Kontovounisios MD PhD FACS FRCS, is a consultant colorectal and general surgeon at Chelsea Westminster and Royal Marsden Hospital.

He is fully committed to academic surgery, with clinical interest in colorectal minimal invasive, pelvic floor and pelvic exenteration surgery.

Research and Awards

Mr Kontovounisios’s research is on the development and validation of novel diagnostic/ prognostic and surveillance blood and tissue biomarkers in colorectal cancer.

He also studies the use of 3D imaging / simulation and 3D printing for teaching, education, patient understanding and operative planning.

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