Mr Charles Imber

Mr Charles Imber

MD FRCS Mb Bchir BSc (Hons)

Mr Charles Imber’s current posts

Consultant Hepatobiliary Pancreatic Surgeon within the Royal Free Hampstead NHS Trust and the University College London Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust (UCLH)

Clinical Lead in liver transplantation at the Royal Free Hospital in London where he performs liver transplant surgery as well as HPB surgery

A specialist in liver/pancreas surgery at The Princess Grace Hospital, where he offers laparoscopic and open surgery, treating complex as well as straightforward cases within the hospital’s unique multidisciplinary unit

A member of the London sarcoma service based at UCLH

Medical qualifications and training

Mr Imber studied medicine at Manchester University and Cambridge University, qualifying in 1992. He went on to specialise in open and laparoscopic abdominal, liver and pancreatic surgery, practising in London, Cambridge and Birmingham. He was appointed to the post of Consultant Surgeon in 2006.

Mr Imber returned to the world of research In the late 1990s and completed a thesis for his Master’s degree in 2002. His work on methods and protocols for preserving liver tissue for transplantation took place at Cambridge University and proved invaluable for his subsequent work in liver transplantation. He is still active in research, combining academic work with his clinical practice, and has had more than 50 peer-reviewed papers published in leading medical journals. Find out more about his surgical expertise and his surgical specialisms.