About Prof. Dr. Faisal Hanif 

Prof. Dr. Faisal Hanif is a (Hepato- Pancreatico- Biliary & Liver Transplant) surgeon at Doctors Hospital.


  • CCT UK
  • FRCS General Surgery and Transplantation
  • MD UK
  • FRCS Glasg
  • FRCS Ireland
  • FCPS
  • MBBS

Prof. Dr. Faisal Hanif is a UK and Irish Intercollegiate Specialty Board certified surgeon with a specialist interest in Liver and Kidney Transplantation, Hepatobiliary and Pancreatic surgery. He moved back to Lahore after working for more than a decade at internationally recognized and very well reputed Hepato-Pancreato-Biliary and Transplant centres in Leeds, Glasgow and Cambridge.

He receives referrals from all over the country and also from across the border for benign and malignant problems varying from routine to difficult cases. He provides service for complex liver, gallbladder, bile duct and pancreatic disorders, often accepting patients considered to be inoperable at other hospitals and have the honour to perform successful surgeries for those patients. He also deals with biliary strictures and injuries to the liver and bile duct during laparoscopic or open surgery.

As a hepatobiliary specialist he also performs laparoscopic cholecystectomy for gallbladder stones and bile duct clearance for bile duct stones.

In addition to the clinical commitments he is supervising several research projects including clinical and basic science research. His publications can be accessed at the research page of this website and at the following link: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/?term=hanif+f


Following services are provided:

  • Liver Transplantation
  • Kidney Transplantation
  • Laparoscopic cholecystectomy or key hole surgery for gallbladder stones or polyp/s
  • Laparoscopic or key hole surgery for bile duct stones
  • Surgery for bile duct stricture or narrowing
  • Liver resection for liver metastasis (Involvement of liver with cancers from other organs such as rectum & intestine)
  • Liver resection for primary liver cancer (hepatocellular carcinoma)
  • Radical surgery for gallbladder cancer including lymphadenectomy and liver resection if required
  • Surgery for bile duct cancer
  • Whipple procedure for head of pancreas and periampullary cancer/tumour
  • Distal pancreatectomy with spleen preservation or with splenectomy for pancreatic cancer
  • Inferior vena cava surgery for tumour thrmobosis/involvement
  • Surgery for chronic pancreatitis
  • Minimally invasive surgery for acute pancreatitis complications
  • Laparoscopic key hole surgery for liver cyst/s
  • Treatment of liver haemangioma
  • Abdominal vascular shunt surgery for oesophageal varices and portal hypertension

For more information visit: www.faisalhanif.com

Timings & Appointment

4:00 pm to 6:00 pm (Monday to Friday )

Mob # +92 341 412 8010, +92 348 485 8840, +92 303 916 6796

Landline # +92-42-35302701-14 Ext # 268



Prof. Dr. Faisal Hanif

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Call For Appointment:   Dr. Faisal Hanif  :  +92 341 412 8010, +92 348 485 8840, +92 303 916 6796 Landline  : +92-42-35302701-14 Ext # 268