Mr Valerio Celentano
Valerio Celentano is a consultant colorectal surgeon specialising in Inflammatory Bowel Disease (Crohn's disease, Ulcerative Colitis, Ileoanal Pouch surgery), colorectal cancer and minimally invasive "keyhole" surgery. Mr Celentano performs diagnostic and therapeutic colonoscopy (rectal bleeding), treatment of haemorrhoids, anal fistula, anal fissure, pilonidal sinus.
Crohn's Disease - abdominal surgery
Crohn’s disease causes inflammation of your bowel. Surgery is usually recommended if medication fails to improve your symptoms.
5 consultants available
Advanced surgery for groin and abdominal hernias. Our fixed price packages offer a seamless service at The London Clinic.
19 consultants available
We provide a first-class sigmoidoscopy service to diagnose and monitor conditions of the large bowel.
Our first-class colonoscopy service screens for bowel cancer and investigates other problems affecting the colon. Available Saturdays as well as weekdays.
Valerio Celentano is a consultant colorectal surgeon at Chelsea and Westminster Hospital (London), where he is the lead for Inflammatory Bowel Disease and Ileoanal Pouch surgery, and a core member of the endometriosis and colorectal cancer multidisciplinary team.
Prior to becoming a consultant surgeon he undertook colorectal surgery fellowships in nationally recognized LAPCO training Units in the UK, gaining vast experience in minimally invasive surgery for the treatment of colorectal cancer and IBD. He also trained in the United States, Italy and France.
Mr Celentano is actively involved in medical education and surgical training. He holds a Honorary Senior Lectureship at Imperial College London and has a strong interest in research, having published more than 80 full text articles.
- Consultant Colorectal Surgeon
Chelsea and Westminster Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
- Honorary Senior Lecturer
Imperial College London
- Year qualified 2009
- Clinical Excellence Award (IBD service, colorectal surgery): 2019, 2020, 2021.
- Member of the IBD committee of the Association of Coloproctology of Great Britain and Ireland (ACPGBI)
- Ileoanal Pouch (j-pouch) surgery and pouch dysfunction
- Pilonidal sinus
- Anal fissure
- Diverticular disease
- Rectal bleeding
- Change in bowel habits