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Mr Steven TsuiMr Aman Coonar

Consultant Surgeon

Contact Details
Switchboard 01480 830541
Fax 01480 831315

Secretary
Katherine Reilly
Tel 01480 364887
Email katherine.reilly@papworth.nhs.uk

Specialties
Thoracic surgery

Specialist Clinical Interests
• minimally invasive surgery (video-assisted, endoscopic and others)
• lung cancer surgery (including advanced cases and patients with poor lung function)
• mesothelioma surgery
• chest wall surgery
• airway surgery
• lung volume reduction surgery
• surgery for thoracic sarcoma
• resection of metastatic cancer to the chest

Research Interests
As above.
Local principle investigator for the PULMICC Trial - a randomised control trial of resection of bowel cancer metastases versus observation.

Professional Profile
Mr Coonar qualified as a doctor in London. His general surgery and cardiothoracic surgery training was at Guy's, St Thomas's, King's, Royal Brompton and the London Chest Hospitals.
 
In 2005-2007, Mr Coonar worked at the Toronto General Hospital in Canada and took fellowships in general thoracic surgery and lung transplant surgery.
 
Mr Coonar has been a consultant at Papworth since 2007 and his practice is in pure thoracic surgery. He works closely with a large team including other surgeons, specialist nurses, radiologists and physicians.

Mr Coonar was appointed President of the Royal Society of Medicine Cardiothoracic Section in December 2013.
 
He handles benign diseases and cancer. His main clinical interests are:
• minimally invasive surgery (video-assisted, endoscopic and others)
• lung cancer surgery (including advanced cases and patients with poor lung function)
• mesothelioma surgery
• chest wall surgery
• airway surgery
• lung volume reduction surgery
• surgery for thoracic sarcoma
• resection of metastatic cancer to the chest

 
Mr Coonar has published several research papers and book chapters, some of which have received awards.

 

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