Professional background

Mr. Kunal Bhakhri is the Robotic lead for thoracic surgery at University College Hospital at Westmoreland Street. 

He has developed the robotic surgery practice at UCLH to offer treatments for benign and malignant thoracic conditions.


Research interests

Robotic Surgery – Curriculum development and quality outcomes for mediastinal and lung resections in comparison to open and other minimal access approaches.

He has developed a portfolio as a medical educator with a higher degree in medical education. Mr Bhakhri has applied his higher learning theories in the implementation of robotic thoracic surgical curriculum in collaboration with the Royal College of Surgeons of England and published in peer review journals.