Aali Sheen

Professor Aali J Sheen MD FRCS (Eng)FRCS (Gen Surg)

Manchester & London

Professor Sheen is a Consultant Surgeonbased at Manchester Royal Infirmary and is a board member of the British HerniaSociety (BHS). He has vast experience in all aspects ofhernia surgery both using open and laparoscopic 'keyhole' techniques. ProfessorSheen is one of the leading Consultants in the U.K. specialising in the use ofTisseel (Baxter, U.K.) a tissue glue, designed to secure meshes in keyholehernia surgery both inguinal/groin and incisional.

Professor Sheen regularly presents atlearned academic meetings on the topic of hernia surgery both nationally andinternationally. Results examining quality of life of patients has demonstrateda reduction in pain after surgery possibly related to using glue instead of'metal clips' or 'tacks' to place a mesh in hernia surgery ? this repair ProfSheen has named the ?Manchester Groin Repair? and has been designed andperfected by himself.

Professor Sheen also offers inguinalhernia surgery under local anaesthesia for patients that do not wish to have ageneral anaesthetic

Professor Sheen also sits on variousGlobal Advisory boards due to his expertise in the use of tissue glue in herniasurgery as well as lightweight mesh.

Professor Sheen is one of the U.Kleading sports hernia surgeons and is widely published in this field producingthe world's first ever consensus statement in 2014 as well as authoring bookchapters. Professor Sheen is known for redefining the sportsman's groin as'Inguinal Disruption'. He offers both a laparoscopic and an open sutureless repairfor this condition.

Winnerof Chicago Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons, Durand Smith MD award in 2002


Has chronic groin pain incidence of 0.3% for his technique to repair inguinal hernia - Manchester Groin Repair


Professor Sheen is based in both Manchester and London (Fortiusclinic.com)

Med School: 1993
Appointed Consultant: 2005
Appointed Professor: 2016





1993 Bachelor of Surgery, Bachelor ofMedicine, Dundee University, MBChB

1998 Fellow of the Royal College ofSurgeons of England, FRCS (Eng)

2003 Doctor of Medicine, Manchester University,MD (thesis entitled 'adoptive cellular immunity for the treatment of hepaticcolorectal metastases') 

2005 Fellow of the Royal College ofSurgeons Intercollegiate Specialty Exam, FRCS (Gen) 

Association memberships

Association of surgeons of Great Britainand Ireland (ASGBI)

Association of Upper-Gastrointestinalsurgeons of Great Britain and Ireland (AUGIS)

International Hepatopancreato-biliaryassociation (IHPBA)

British Medical Association (BMA)

British Hernia Society (board member) (BHS)

European Hernia Society (Subcommitteemember)

American Hernia Society (Awardscommittee)

Prof Sheeninvited to join distinguished faculty of Hernia Talk

Mr Sheen has recently become a member of the Fortius Clinic