Sofronis Loizides Bsc (Hons), MSc(Hons), MBBS(Hons), FRCS(Eng), CCT(UK)
General and Colorectal Surgeon
Dr Loizides is a general and colorectal surgeon with a specialist interest in advanced minimally invasive surgery (laparoscopic and robotic) of the gastrointestinal tract and surgical oncology. He graduated from the University College of London (UCL) with a prize winning Honours degree. He completed his surgical training in distinguished university hospitals in London and Surrey. He trained in all aspects of general surgery and sub-specialised in gastrointestinal surgery. He completed a Masters Degree (MSc.) in ‘Evidence Based Healthcare’ for which he achieved First Class.
Dr Loizides was awarded the certificate of completion of training (CCT) in the UK in October 2018 and was admitted as a fellow to the Royal College of Surgeons of England (FRCS). He was then selected for a one year post-graduate fellowship at the world-renowned Royal Prince Alfred (RPA) Hospital in Sydney, Australia. He worked under Professor Michael Solomon, a world leader in colorectal surgery. Dr Loizides trained in performing complex pelvic surgery and cytoreductive surgery with heated intraperitoneal chemotherapy (HIPEC) for locally advanced, recurrent and metastatic abdominal malignancies. At the same time he continued to perform laparoscopic as well as robotic surgery and general surgery including emergencies and trauma.
He has a special interest in:
-Malignancies of the colon, rectum, anus, and small bowel
-Peritoneal cancer and HIPEC surgery
-Pelvic exenteration for advanced malignancies of the pelvis
- Inflammatory bowel disease surgical management, Crohn’s and Ulcerative colitis
-TAMIS surgery for early rectal cancer