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Mr Toumi is frequently interviewed by the media regarding topical surgical issues

The following are links to some of his interviews.

Sky News interview regarding recognising obesity as a disease, Jan 2019.

Sky News interview regarding government obesity policy, July 2020.


Mr Toumi is often interviewed for Radio regarding topics related to Obesity and Bariatric Surgery. Recent interviews have included:

BBC Radio Newcastle
Interview on BBC Radio Newcastle, Feb 2020 regarding new ambulance obesity services.
Voice of Islam
Interview on Voice of Islam, discussing obesity being a disease and the role of Bariatric Surgery in treating obesity.



Mr Toumi started @obsmuk – A monthly social media chat to help people affected by obesity and healthcare professionals to chat about obesity related topics. Each month Bariatric surgeons, clinicians, dietitians and people who have been affected by obesity meet on Twitter to discuss relevant obesity topics. 


Mr Toumi is active on social media. He spreads useful information regarding obesity and bariatric surgery and he also advocates for people affected by obesity. You can follow Mr Toumi on Twitter, Facebook and Instagram.