Mr. Sameh Dimitri

MB BCH, MSc, FRCS (England and Edinburgh)
Clinical Director of the South Mersey Arterial Centre (SMART)

Mr Dimitri trained in vascular surgery in the Mersey region (Wirral, Liverpool and Chester). He is interested in minimally invasive treatment for venous disease and has run courses to train consultants who wish to develop their skills in the new treatments. Mr Dimitri is currently the only consultant vascular and endovascular surgeon in the UK approved to provide training to other surgeons in cyanoacrylate glue treatment.

Mr Dimitri’s Specialities

  • Minimal access surgery
  • Vascular surgery
  • Endovascular surgery
  • Vascular medicine

Special Clinical Interests

Minimally invasive varicose vein surgery (cyanoacrylate glue treatment, laser therapy (EVLT), radio-frequency ablation (VNUS) and foam sclerotherapy), carotid disease, abdominal aortic aneurysms, vascular disease of limbs, laparoscopic surgery.

Research Interests
Transient ischaemic attacks, venous disease, peripheral vascular disease

Current NHS & University Posts

  • Clinical Director of the South Mersey Arterial Centre (SMART)
  • Consultant Vascular and Endovascular Surgeon, Countess of Chester Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, Chester
  • Clinical Lead for the Vascular Unit, Countess of Chester Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, Chester
  • Chair of the Thrombosis Group, Countess of Chester Hospital NHS Trust
  • Secretary of the Mersey Vascular Group
  • Honorary Lecturer – University of Liverpool
  • Member of Vascular Governance North West

Current Professional Memberships

  • Royal College of Surgeons, England and Edinburgh
  • Vascular Society of GB and Ireland
  • European Society for Vascular Surgery
  • Member of European Venous Forum
  • Royal Society Of Medicine
  • Association of Surgeons of GB and Ireland
  • British Medical Association
  • American College of Phlebology

Additional Information?

View Mr Dimiti’s consultant profile on the Nuffied Health website.