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 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.
Mr Hussain has over 18 years of clinical experience managing all aspects of vascular surgery and endovascular surgery, including 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.
His expert witness experience includes: varicose veins, hernias, hyperhidrosis, vascular surgery, endovenous surgery, laser veins and gallstones
Mr Hussain is also heavily involved in education and has been a Tutor at the Royal College of Surgeons. He is involved in research, particularly ‘Volumetric blood flow measurements using duplex ultrasound in the lower limb in humans.’ He is widely published and regularly authors papers, case reports, letters, abstracts, presentations including poster presentations.