Imperial College London

Mr Christos Kontovounisios

Faculty of MedicineDepartment of Surgery & Cancer

Clinical Senior Lecturer in Colorectal Surgery



+44 (0)20 3315 8529c.kontovounisios




Chelsea and Westminster HospitalChelsea and Westminster Campus





Fully committed in academic surgery with clinical interest in colorectal minimal invasive, pelvic floor and pelvic exenterative surgery for locally advanced and recurrent malignant disease.

His research focuses on :

· Validation of diagnostic, prognostic , predictive and surveillance biomarkers for early and advanced colorectal cancer

· Validation of diagnostic, prognostic , predictive and surveillance biomarkers for anal cancer

· 3D modelling of Gastrointestinal Tract : surgical planning, surgical training , patient participation and education

· Datasets and Registries in colorectal and anal cancer

· Simulation for surgical education in colorectal pathologies



Kontovounisios C, 2021, The current and possible future role of 3D modelling within oesophagogastric surgery: a scoping review protocol, Bmj Open, ISSN:2044-6055

Rottoli M, Pellino G, Tanzanu M, et al., 2021, Correction to: Inflammatory bowel disease patients requiring surgery can be treated in referral centres regardless of the COVID-19 status of the hospital: results of a multicentric European study during the first COVID-19 outbreak (COVIBD-Surg)., Updates Surg

Brogden DRL, Lupi MEE, Warren OJ, et al., 2021, Comparing and contrasting clinical consensus and guidelines for anal intraepithelial neoplasia in different geographical regions., Updates Surg

Fadel MG, Iskandarani M, Cuddihy J, et al., 2021, Colonic perforation following major burns: Experience from a burns center and a systematic review, Burns, Vol:47, ISSN:0305-4179, Pages:1241-1251

Tekkis NP, Rafi D, Brown S, et al., 2021, The impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on UK medical education. A nationwide student survey, Medical Teacher, ISSN:0142-159X

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