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



I first spoke to Dr Awad over the phone and the minute I spoke to him I felt very comfortable with him he was very helpful and very honest with me. When I met Dr Awad he made me and my husband feel very comfortable and it felt like he was not just a doctor but he actually cared about me.he made sure we understood everything and that if we have any questions he was here for us. He visited me before and after the surgery to make sure I was ok. The care that he and the team took of me was great,Not…
S.M. Age 31. London, Sleeve Gastrectomy January 2016. Derby Private Health