Kiely, who alongside Professor Agostino Pierro led the successful separation of
conjoined twins Hassan and Hussein Benhaffaf, has been awarded an honorary
fellowship from the Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland.
surgical procedures, like the separation of twins, involve many experts across
a wide range of specialities and show the hospital working at its best.
consultant paediatric surgeon at Great
Hospital said: “I am
delighted to have been awarded this honorary fellowship. Carrying out
successful surgery is certainly not just down to me but to the whole team at
the hospital who provide families with consistently high levels of care and
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