BSc MBBS MD FRCS
Consultant Vascular and Endovascular
Mr Shiva Dindyal is a qualified Consultant Vascular and Endovascular Surgeon. He is a consultant to Basildon and Thurrock University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust running a busy practice in all aspects of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery. Mr Dindyal has a particular interest in the field of minimally invasive vascular surgery which he practices at The Private Clinic in Essex.
He has performed hundreds of varicose vein operations with conventional open surgery and endovenous techniques particularly including EVLA – Endo Venous Laser Ablation, the most successful minimally invasive laser treatments for the removal of varicose veins.
He was born and raised in London and medically trained at the internationally renowned Imperial College School of Medicine London between 1997 and 2003 where he gained a Physiology BSc degree in 2000, before completing his Medical and Surgical degrees.
Mr Dindyal completed his initial training in the Professorial Vascular Unit at Charing Cross Hospital then gained his Basic Surgical Training on the competitive Basildon, Bart’s and London Hospitals’ rotation, which included time in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Orthopaedics in addition to General, Trauma and Vascular Surgery.
He completed the Membership of the Royal College of Surgeons for the Edinburgh and then English Colleges. He then was appointed in the Southwest of England Specialty Registrar rotation, learning and researching endovenous techniques.
Following this he studied for a Doctorate of Medicine (Research) into minimally invasive vascular techniques and imaging between 2008 and 2013. This included time working in Munich to learn specialist ultrasound techniques. Since 2013 he continued his research as the Barts and the London NHS Trust Circulatory Sciences Academic Unit Vascular and Endovascular Clinical Lecturer.
Mr Dindyal completed his Higher Surgical Training in the London Deanery – North East & Central Thames Specialist Registrar General Surgery rotation between 2010 and 2016 and a fellowship at the Brighton and Sussex University Hospitals NHS Trust. He then gained the Intercollegiate Fellowship of the Royal College of Surgeons of England in General Surgery with a sub-specialist interest in Vascular Surgery in 2015.
He completed his final years of training as the Senior Specialist Vascular Registrar in the world famous St Mary’s Hospital Vascular Unit, Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust. He acted up at consultant level before and after gaining his Completion of Specialist Training Certification in this unit and was subsequently appointed as a Substantive Consultant Vascular and Endovascular surgeon in Basildon, Essex in 2016.
-Abdominal Aortic Aneurysms - endovascular stent-graft repair (EVAR) – elective and emergency rupture
-Thoracic Aortic Aneurysms – endovascular stent-graft repair (TEVAR)
-Peripheral Aneurysms – Popliteal and femoral
-Carotid Artery assessment and surgery in conjunction with the stroke medical team
-Diabetic Foot assessment and surgery - in conjunction with the diabetic medical team
-Peripheral Vascular Disease – angiograms, angioplasty, peripheral stenting and lower limb bypass
-Upper limb ischameia and thoracic outlet syndrome
-Temporal Artery Biopsy - in conjunction with the rheumatology medical team
-Renal Access Surgery – Arterio-Venous Fistulae formation - in conjunction with the renal medical team
-Lymphoedema and leg swelling
-Deep Vein Thombosis – in conjunction with the haematology medical team
-Varicose Veins – conventional open, endovenous ablation and foam sclerotherapy – ambulatory/day-case
-Toe nail excisions
-Lumps, bumps and skin excisions
-Vascular Services Reconfiguration
Consultant Vascular Surgeon
Mr Prionidis is a Consultant Vascular Surgeon based at Broomfield Hospital in Chelmsford. His main interests include venous disease, lower limb complex arterial disease, vascular access and diabetic foot.
Mr Prionidis completed his Vascular and General Surgical training in the United Kingdom and Greece.
He completed a Fellowship at the Department of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery, New York Presbyterian Hospital, USA.
Mr Prionidis has been awarded a PhD for his work on intermittent pneumatic compression and venous hemodynamics of the lower limb. This project involved innovative biomechanical, electronic and computer engineering combined with clinical application. He now is a founding member of the International Compression Club’s working group on Intermittent Pneumatic Compression for venous and other disease.
His research work in this and other areas has been published extensively.
Mr Prionidis is currently the Clinical Lead for the Department of Vascular Surgery, Broomfield Hospital, Chelmsford.
Lower limb Complex Arterial Disease
Carotid Artery Disease
Thoracic Outlet Syndrome