Mr Syed Tahir Hussain is a Consultant in Vascular Surgery. He was appointed in 2000 as a Consultant General and Vascular Surgeon at Northwick Park Hospital (North West London NHS Trust) Harrow. His full name is Syed Tahir Hussain and this is how his name appears on the General Medical Register although he is known as Tahir Hussain.
He was born in London and graduated from the University of London (St. George’s Hospital) and undertook his surgical training at a number of Centres including St. Bartholomew’s Hospital, London, Norfolk & Norwich Hospital, Northern General Hospital, Sheffield and undertook his higher surgical training at the John Radcliffe Hospital in Oxford. He is also heavily involved in education and has been a Tutor at the Royal College of Surgeons for the past ten years where he organises courses for junior doctors who are aiming to be the surgeons of the future.
He manages all aspects of vascular surgery which include arterial and venous disease. He is an expert in all the minimally invasive procedures including local anaesthetic laser vein and thermal vein ablation for varicose veins. He is an expert in injection sclerotherapy for thread veins and other aspects of venous disease. He also treats all aspects of venous disease including aortic aneurysm, peripheral vascular disease and carotid disease for the prevention of stroke.
He is recognised by all the major insurance companies