Mr Ashok Bohra MBBS MS MPhil MFSTEd PGDip (Clin.Edu) PGCert (NHS Leadership Fellowship) FRCSEd FRCS (Gen.Surg),

Consultant General, Upper GI, Laparoscopic and Bariatric Surgeon

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Services provided:

  • General Surgery: All abdominal wall Herniae (laparoscopic and open), pilonidal sinus, general emergency, General gastrointestinal symptoms.
  • Benign Upper GI:  Gallstone disease, Dyspepsia, Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy, Hiatus hernia surgery, Laparoscopic Fundoplications, Laparoscopic surgery for Achalasia (Cardiomyotomy), STRETTA Therapy for Reflux disease, Gastric pacemaker.
  • Cancer: Oesophageal and Gastric cancer surgery.
  • Laparoscopic Bariatric Surgery: Bypass, Sleeve, Bands, Balloon.
  • Endoscopy: Gastroscopy, Flexible sigmoidoscopy, Colonoscopy, Endoscopic dilatation.
  • Expert Witness: General surgery related including  personal injury like hernia, other trauma, clinical negligence, screening reports.

Clinic Times: 

  • Thursday afternoon
  • Ad-hoc appointments available as requested


Mr. Bohra has an experience of a vast experience of general surgical procedures with special interests in Upper GI Laparoscopic and Bariatric Surgery. He trained with some of the renowned Upper GI and Bariatric trainers in the country and then in Belgium. He was appointed a substantive Consultant in the NHS in 2005. As a member of the Quality Standards Advisory Committee at NICE he has been working on the quality guidance for management of obesity in children and young adults. Married and a father of 2 children, he is an avid cricket and football fan. He has multilingual fluency in 5 languages.


Mr Ashok Bohra does not hold a share or financial interest in Derby Private Health.

Mr Ashok Bohra does not have a share or financial interest in equipment used at Derby Private Health.

Mr Ashok Bohra does not hold any paid advisory role(s) at this hospital or on behalf of Derby Private Health.

To find out more about Mr Bohra please visit his website

To find out more or arrange a consultation, email us at or call us now on 01332 785200