Welcome to the London Gallstone Clinic
Gallstones FAQ: Frequently Asked Questions
You will find information here about gallstones - why they develop, the problems they can cause, and how they should be treated. The information is laid out as a list of FAQs: frequently asked questions. Click on each question to read more. Click on it again to close it.
The main purpose of this website is to inform and educate. If you have gallstones and are likely to have surgery to remove your gall bladder, then you may find this information useful. We have tried to keep things simple and brief. The information given here is not meant to be a substitute for a discussion with your doctor or nurse. Nor is it meant to be a detailed medical review of everything related to gallstones.
The London Gallstone Clinic is a service that has been set up by a team of specialist surgeons based in central London. If you wish to come and see us, you will find our contact details in the section About Us.