Mr Isla was born in 1959 in Spain and trained as a Gastrointestinal Surgeon in Madrid (Hospital Puerta de Hierro). He moved to the UK in 1995 to gain further experience in Pancreatic Surgery working as Senior Registrar/Clinical Fellow at the HPB Unit at the Hammersmith Hospital with Professor Robin Williamson.
In 1997 was appointed Consultant Upper Gastrointestinal Surgeon at Ealing / Hammersmith Hospitals. He is currently Consultant Laparoscopic Upper GI surgeon at Northwick Hospital NHS Trust.
For more information see www.albertoisla.co.uk.