Mr. Himaz Marzook
Hernia and Gallbladder Consultant Surgeon
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How to tell if you have a hernia
Lump or a bulge in the groin, around belly button, in the abdominal wall or around a previous abdominal scar
Discomfort or Pain directly at the site of the hernia (This will depend on how big the hole is and how much the contents of the hernia is been compressed at the neck).
Pain just around the lump (This may be due to compression on the nerves by the hernia lump).
Signs to watch for if you have a hernia
Sudden intense pain in the hernia may be due to strangulation- this is often an emergency
Nausea and vomiting can happen if the sac contains bowel and is trapped at the neck
If the lump does not reduce over time
Questions to ask about your procedure
Is the hernia suitable for key hole surgery?
What type of anaesthesia will I have?
How long will the surgery take?
What are the risks of the surgery?
Meet Mr. Marzook
Mr. Himaz Marzook
MBBS, MS, MSc(Research), PGCert(Med Ed), MRCS(Eng), FRCS(GenSurg), FCSSL(Hon).
Consultant Laparoscopic General/Uppergastrointestinal surgeon.
Honourary Lecturer- Leicester University School of Medicine
Foundation Programme Director
Mr. Marzook specialises in performing Key hole (Laparoscopic) surgery for Gall bladder and all types of hernia. These include groin hernia, umbilical hernia, epigastric hernia, incisional hernia and Hiatus hernia repair. He also performs open hernia surgery. He specialises in repairing very large incisional hernia using the modern technique of abdominal wall reconstruction. He also performs Gastroscopies to investigate upper abdominal pain, acid reflux and indigestion. In addition, he excises all types of lumps and bumps arising in and under the skin.
What my patients say
The way I was treated and the consideration given to me with the results was exceptional.
Just a note to let you know how much I appreciated your help with my recent surgery. I feel so much better.
Thank you to you and your team for the care and consideration shown towards me during my recent stay in hospital.
There is a fee for Initial consultations where the best course of treatment is agreed with you. From there, you will be quoted a fixed payment for any treatment required which is agreed before treatment commences. This will include the entire cost of your treatment and one post-operative follow up visit.
This will bring you peace of mind that comes with private health insurance.
Private Health Insurance
Mr. Himaz Marzook is recognised by all major insurance providers. Many insurers would be happy for you to directly contact Mr. Marzook whilst others require a referral letter from your GP. It is advisable to check with your insurance provider before booking an appointment.
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