About Miss Francesca Lirosi
Miss Francesca Lirosi is a consultant surgeon. She qualified as a Doctor of Medicine and Surgery from the University of Tor Vergata in Rome where she also completed her training in general surgery. During a training rotation at the John Radcliffe Hospital in Oxford she decided to move to the UK.
She completed a research fellowship in bariatric (weight loss) and metabolic surgery at Cornell University in New York following which she completed a clinical fellowship in bariatric (weight loss) surgery at University College London Hospital.
She was appointed consultant bariatric and upper gastrointestinal surgeon at Ashford and St Peter's Hospitals in Chertsey in 2016.
Miss Francesca Lirosi has a special interest in minimally invasive surgery and new technologies. She is also involved in leadership roles and is currently enrolled with eCornell University in a master program on "Women in leadership".
Miss Francesca Lirosi provides the following services:
- Laparoscopic cholecystectomy
- Laparoscopic and open inguinal hernia repair
- Laparoscopic and open ventral hernia repair
- Umbilical hernia repair
- Emergency surgery