Mr Fausto Palazzo
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MR FAUSTO PALAZZO

MS FRCS FRCS(GEN)
Consultant Endocrine Surgeon

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I am a specialist in thyroid, parathyroid and adrenal surgery. My focus is on securing the best possible outcomes for my patients.

MEDSTARS SAYS

Mr Palazzo is one of the UK’s leading specialised endocrine surgeons with an international reputation based in London.

REGULATORY BODIES

General Medical Council 3623565

EXPERTISE

Adrenal surgery

Parathyroid surgery

Thyroid surgery

INTERESTS

Thyroid Cancer

Complex Parathyroid Disease

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Consultant Endocrine Surgeon

Hammersmith Hospital Imperial College NHS Trust

London

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EDUCATION

Royal College Surgeons (Eng) 1997

MS (higher degree) University of London 2001

Royal College intercollegiate Exam 2003

LANGUAGES

Italian

French

English

Since 2005 I have had the privilege of continuing the tradition of the UK's first endocrine surgery department founded at Hammersmith Hospital in 1970. Since 2006 I have held the position of clinical lead consultant in endocrine surgery at the Hammersmith Hospital NHS Trust and practice only thyroid, parathyroid and adrenal surgery. I have a personally performed over 4000 endocrine surgery operations including over 350 thyroidectomies, parathyroidectomies and adrenalectomies in 2017 alone. I qualified in medicine in 1992 & trained in general surgery initially on the Cambridge rotation and later on the North East London rotation. I become a Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons of England in 1997 and undertook 2 years as research fellow at St Bartholomew's Hospital, London for which I was awarded a Master of Surgery by the University of London for my thesis on autoimmune thyroid disease. I undertook three years of specialist endocrine surgery training in Oxford, Sydney (Australia) and Marseille (France) and have the intercollegiate FRCS qualification with Endocrine Surgery as a nominated subspecialty. In 2005 I took my current post as consultant endocrine surgeon at Hammersmith Hospital continuing a departmental tradition for excellence that commenced in 1970. My clinical practice in thyroid, parathyroid and adrenal surgery is amongst the largest in the UK. I teach and lecture nationally and internationally and in addition to book chapters and roles in formulating national and international guidelines I have published over 100 peer reviewed scientific papers on all aspects of endocrine surgery.

This practitioner is listed with the following insurers:

  • AXA PPP Healthcare
  • Allianz
  • Aviva Healthcare
  • BUPA
  • CS Healthcare
  • Cigna HealthCare
  • Norwich Union Healthcare
  • Simplyhealth Group Limited
  • Vitality
  • Western Provident Association Health Insurance

Royal College of Surgeons

  • Areas covered: Endocrine Surgery Malpractice
Prev

BUPA CROMWELL HOSPITAL

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REGULATORY BODIES

General Medical Council 3623565

EXPERTISE

Adrenal surgery

Parathyroid surgery

Thyroid surgery

INTERESTS

Thyroid Cancer

Complex Parathyroid Disease

love NHS

Consultant Endocrine Surgeon

Hammersmith Hospital Imperial College NHS Trust

London

ABOUT
EDUCATION

Royal College Surgeons (Eng) 1997

MS (higher degree) University of London 2001

Royal College intercollegiate Exam 2003

LANGUAGES

Italian

French

English

Since 2005 I have had the privilege of continuing the tradition of the UK's first endocrine surgery department founded at Hammersmith Hospital in 1970. Since 2006 I have held the position of clinical lead consultant in endocrine surgery at the Hammersmith Hospital NHS Trust and practice only thyroid, parathyroid and adrenal surgery. I have a personally performed over 4000 endocrine surgery operations including over 350 thyroidectomies, parathyroidectomies and adrenalectomies in 2017 alone. I qualified in medicine in 1992 & trained in general surgery initially on the Cambridge rotation and later on the North East London rotation. I become a Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons of England in 1997 and undertook 2 years as research fellow at St Bartholomew's Hospital, London for which I was awarded a Master of Surgery by the University of London for my thesis on autoimmune thyroid disease. I undertook three years of specialist endocrine surgery training in Oxford, Sydney (Australia) and Marseille (France) and have the intercollegiate FRCS qualification with Endocrine Surgery as a nominated subspecialty. In 2005 I took my current post as consultant endocrine surgeon at Hammersmith Hospital continuing a departmental tradition for excellence that commenced in 1970. My clinical practice in thyroid, parathyroid and adrenal surgery is amongst the largest in the UK. I teach and lecture nationally and internationally and in addition to book chapters and roles in formulating national and international guidelines I have published over 100 peer reviewed scientific papers on all aspects of endocrine surgery.

INSURERS

This practitioner is listed with the following insurers:

  • AXA PPP Healthcare
  • Allianz
  • Aviva Healthcare
  • BUPA
  • CS Healthcare
  • Cigna HealthCare
  • Norwich Union Healthcare
  • Simplyhealth Group Limited
  • Vitality
  • Western Provident Association Health Insurance
PROFESSIONAL BODIES

Royal College of Surgeons

MEDICO-LEGAL
  • Areas covered: Endocrine Surgery Malpractice