Consultant Robotic and Thoracic Surgeon, UCLH
Mr Kunal Bhakhri undertook his specialist Cardio-thoracic training at Royal Papworth Hospital and at the end of the residency, he underwent a year of training in robotic thoracic surgery at Guy's Hospital London. At UCLH Mr Bhakhri specialises in the treatment of thoracic conditions and treats benign and malignant thoracic disease, with speciality focus on performing minimally invasive surgery and robotic surgery for lung and mediastinal conditions. Research interests include Robotic Surgery – Curriculum development and quality outcomes for mediastinal and lung resections in comparison to open and other minimal access approaches. Developed a portfolio as a medical educator with a higher degree in medical education. Mr Bhakhri has applied his higher learning theories in the implementation of robotic thoracic surgical curriculum in collaboration with the Royal College of Surgeons of England and published in peer review journals.