Mr Sherif Awad

BSc (Med Sci), MBChB (Hons), PhD, FRCS (Gen Surg)

Sherif Awad is a specialist Laparoscopic (keyhole), Upper Gastrointestinal and Bariatric (weight loss) Surgeon and is Clinical Lead for the East-Midlands Bariatric & Metabolic Institute (EMBMI) based at Derby Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust. Sherif performs over 300 keyhole procedures each year with expertise in Bariatric (weight loss) procedures, and surgery for acid reflux and hiatus hernias, gallstones, hernias, stomach and oesophageal cancer, and keyhole small bowel resections. He also undertakes other general surgical procedures such as removal of lumps, division of adhesions and Endoscopy.

Sherif accepts referrals for insured, self-pay and NHS patients. Sherif works with most insurance companies (BUPA, AXA PPP, Cigna, WPA, Benedon, Vitality Health)

Sherif Awad



My final decision to have my operation was only made after meeting Mr Awad. I found him to be really personable and approachable. He put my mind at ease on a number of matters. He was frank and honest with me regarding my health and the various benefits of surgery versus diets. My initial consultation was both informative and useful as Mr Awad was up to speed with my medical history, using facts and figures as well as images to demonstrate the benefits of each surgery option for me. Sharing…
K.K. Birmingham. Sleeve Gastrectomy. Derby Private Health. October 2016.