Mr Emin Carapeti
Bsc MBBS MD FRCS(Gen)
Mr Emin Carapeti is a Consultant General and Colorectal Surgeon and worked as a Consultant at Guy’s and St. Thomas’ Hospitals. He is a Member of Council of the Section of Coloproctology of the Royal Society of Medicine, a member of the Association of Coloproctology of Great Britain and Ireland and an examiner in surgery at the Royal College of Surgeons of England.
He graduated from Guy’s Hospital and undertook his training in London and South East England. His specialist training was at St. Mark’s Hospital in London and Mount Sinai Hospital in Toronto. His thesis and main research was in the treatment of haemorrhoids and anal fissure at St. Mark's Hospital and he was awarded the Doctor of Medicine (MD) degree in 2000. He has published widely on anorectal disorders and pilonidal sinus disease and has pioneered new surgical techniques in complex recurrent pilonidal disease and day case surgery for haemorrhoids.
In addition to his colorectal work he also has a extensive experience in the treatment of of abdominal and groin hernia both simple and complicated. He also attended The Shouldice Hernia Clinic near Toronto, Canada where he learnt about the famous Shouldice hernia repair. He is a member of The Gilmore Groin and Hernia Clinic team undertaking repair of groin disruption (Gilmore’s Groin).
"Mr Carapeti was an absolute delight, incredibly knowledgeable and the best explanation of aetiology and symptoms I’ve ever had. It’s not often that other doctors who are patients have much praise to give but Mr Carapeti made my day. A privilege to have been seen by him."
Areas of Interest
- Rectal Bleed
- Colorectal cancer
- Management of Fissures
- Management of Haemorrhoids
- Management of Pilonidal sinus disease