Mr Chris Callaghan is a consultant transplant surgeon and has been at Guy’s and St Thomas’ since 2011. He has a specialist interest in paediatric kidney transplantation and pancreas transplantation.
Chris’ areas of expertise include hand-assisted laparoscopic (key-hole surgery) donor nephrectomy, dialysis access surgery, kidney and pancreas transplantation.
- Kidney transplantation
- Vascular access and peritoneal dialysis insertion
Chris trained at the University of Otago, New Zealand, and then completed his higher surgical training in multi-organ abdominal transplant surgery at Addenbrooke’s Hospital, Cambridge.
He has a PhD in transplant immunology from the University of Cambridge and continues to have active research interests in deceased donor organ utilisation and machine perfusion.
Membership of professional bodies
- Royal College of Surgeons of England
- The Transplantation Society
- British Transplantation Society