Weight Loss and General Surgery
delivered with compassion and expertise in the North of England

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About Mr Toumi

Mr Zaher Toumi - MD, FRCS, Dip Med ED, FHEA

Mr Toumi is a Consultant Bariatric (Weight loss), Upper Gastrointestinal and General Surgeon providing a range of weight loss and general surgical operations and procedures at the Spire Washington Hospital, North East England. Mr Toumi works both in the NHS (County Durham and Darlington NHS Foundation Trust) and privately (Spire Washington Hospital).

Mr Toumi was trained in several centres in the UK (Sheffield, Manchester and Preston) and he completed a bariatric surgery fellowship at the prestigious McGill University in Canada.

Mr Toumi will provide you with an expert and honest opinion regarding your suitability for surgery. He will discuss with you the different surgical options and give you a clear understanding of the surgery, its benefits and the potential complications.  

Mr Toumi has an extensive experience in Bariatric Surgery (gastric bypass, duodenal switch, sleeve gastrectomy, gastric balloons and revisional bariatric surgery) and he performs these procedures routinely.

Mr Toumi also routinely and expertly performs Upper Gastrointestinal Surgery (anti-reflux surgery, hiatus hernia surgery, paraesophageal hernia surgery and achalasia surgery), General Surgery (Gallbladder, Biliary and hernia surgery), Emergency Surgery and Endoscopy.