Meet Our Expert Team

The Tonic team are here to ensure your weight loss surgery journey goes smoothly. We have over 40 years’ experience in connecting patients with the perfect weight loss options. We’re here, every step of the way. 

Kay Franklin


Jordan Chadwick

Managing Director

Martin Franklin


Pervez Chogley

Non-Executive Director

Craig Chadwick

Commercial Director

Simon Dexter

Consultant Specialist Bariatric Surgeon

Sherif Awad

Consultant Specialist Bariatric Surgeon

Bilal Alkhaffaf

Consultant Specialist Bariatric Surgeon

David Hewin

Consultant Specialist Bariatric Surgeon

Dr Andrea Pucci

Specialist Bariatric Physician

John Robinson

Consultant Specialist Bariatric Surgeon

Jomana Karim

Bariatric Practitioner

Marco Adamo

Specialist Bariatric Surgeon

Cat Bevin

Office Manager

Hilary Epton

Aftercare Co-Ordinator

Neave Ferguson-Jones

Patient Administrator

Jake Wright


Paula Warwick

Aftercare Coordinator Team Leader

Sarah Bostock

Post Care Administrator

June Price

Aftercare Coordinator

Louise Betteridge

Aftercare Coordinator

Lydia Clarke

Senior Patient Coordinator

Melissa Broughton

Patient Coordinator

Kate Branston

Patient Coordinator

Rebecca Smith


Lisa Stubbs

Dietitian and Nutritionist

Bruna Rossetto

Dietitian and Nutritionist

Abigail Johnson

Bariatric Dietitian

Harry Hedges

Personal Trainer

Julie Webster

Fitness Coach

Jamie Baulch

Team Baulch

Cheryl Hicks

Team Baulch Nutritionist

Debbie Musendeki

Specialist Bariatric Nurse

Rob Warwick

Aftercare Product Manager

Lara Wilson


Preet Bassi


Meet Sherif Awad

One of Our Expert Surgeons in Birmingham

One of our renowned surgeons.

Sherif Awad is a specialist laparoscopic (keyhole), upper gastrointestinal and bariatric (weight loss) surgeon. He qualified from the University of St Andrews (BSc MedSci) and the University of Manchester (MBChB Hons) and undertook his surgical training in Manchester, the East Midlands and London.

He is a fellowship-trained surgeon, having completed two fellowships in advanced laparoscopic (keyhole) and bariatric (weight loss) surgery. He leads the East Midlands Bariatric & Metabolic Institute (EMBMI), a regional centre that provides bariatric services to patients from the East Midlands, and runs an in-house bariatric fellowship training programme to train other surgeons.

Our Clinic Locations

Private weight loss surgery clinics and bariatric surgery specialists located across the UK.

Wherever you are in the UK, we have weight loss specialists year you.

Are there any weight loss surgery clinics near me?


Derby Private Health, Uttoxeter New Road, Derby, UK


40-42 Lee Terrace, London, UK


Leighton Street Clinic, Leeds, UK

Leicester (Head Office)

Tonic Surgery, Charterpoint Way, Ashby-de-la-Zouch, Leicestershire, UK


20 Devonshire Place, London W1G 6BW, UK


Cobham Clinic, Luton, UK


Mill Lane, Cheadle SK8 2PX, UK


Chelsfield, Orpington, UK


Lancaster Rd, Salford, UK

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