Consultant Upper GI and Bariatric Surgeon
MB, BCh, BAO, FRCS (Gen)
Mr Loy is an experienced Consultant Upper GI and Bariatric Surgeon, specialising in weight loss surgery. He has received comprehensive training, including a Royal College of Surgeons Fellowship in Bariatric Surgery and a year of invaluable experience at NYU Langone Medical Centre with Professors George and Christine Fielding, renowned experts in the field. Operating a busy full-time NHS weight loss surgery practice, Mr Loy is highly regarded and receives tertiary referrals for primary and complex revisional surgeries. He is also involved in surgical teaching coordination for Queen Mary University Barts and the London medical students at Homerton University Hospital. Additionally, Mr Loy collaborates on research projects related to fatty liver disease in obesity with the Blizzard Institute, further contributing to advancements in the field. His areas of specialization include gastric bypass and gastric sleeve procedures, providing effective solutions for weight loss. With his extensive qualifications and experience, Mr Loy ensures the best outcomes and patient satisfaction. Patients appreciate his friendly and approachable manner, emphasising a person-centred approach to care. Mr Loy has had an impressive career and acquired notable qualifications in the field of bariatric surgery. After completing medical school and basic surgical training in Belfast in 2002, he pursued higher surgical training in the Severn Deanery, focusing on upper GI and bariatric surgery. During his tenure as a specialist registrar, Mr Loy received expert laparoscopic bariatric training in various locations, including Bristol, Gloucester, Truro, and Taunton. To further enhance his expertise, he consolidated his training through a Royal College of Surgeons fellowship at the Southwest Bariatric Surgery Centre of Excellence in Taunton. Most recently, Mr Loy had the privilege of spending a year at the internationally renowned NYU Langone Bariatric Surgery Unit in New York. There, he worked alongside Professors George and Christine Fielding, gaining invaluable experience in one of the busiest bariatric units in the world. Mr Loy holds memberships in prestigious organizations, including the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh, the British Obesity and Metabolic Surgery Society, the Association of Upper GI Surgeons, and the Association of Surgeons of Great Britain and Ireland. These memberships reflect his commitment to maintaining professional standards and staying abreast of the latest developments in the field. As a Consultant Upper GI and Bariatric Surgeon at Homerton University Hospital in London, Mr John Loy continues to make significant contributions to the field of weight loss surgery, ensuring the best possible outcomes for his patients.
MB BCh BAO Medicine. Queen's University Belfast
1997 - 2002
FRCSEd. Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh
New York University School of Medicine
2012 - 2013 NYU Department of Bariatric Surgery