Dr Pritash Patel - Consultant Gastroenterologist, Ashtead Hospital, Surrey

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Dr Pritash Patel - Gastroenterology

Dr Pritash Patel is a Consultant Gastroenterologist at Ashtead Hospital in Surrey who specialises in emergency and general internal medicine.

Based at: Ashtead Hospital | Get directions | Go to hospital website

Clinical interests

All aspects of emergency medicine and general internal medicine.  All aspects of Gastroenterology and Hepatology including: Inflammatory bowel disease (Crohn’s and ulcerative colitis)
Irritable bowel syndrome
Bowel cancer screening
Acid related disorders
Functional gut disorders
Chronic liver disease
Gastrointestinal cancers
Pancreatobiliary disorders
Acute and chronic liver disease
Viral hepatitis
Iron deficiency anaemia
Weight loss
Chronic constipation
Clinical nutrition

Initial consultation fee will not exceed £250 and follow-up consultation fee will not exceed £200.

Academic background

Research was carried out at King’s College London and Guy’s & St. Thomas’ NHS Foundation Trust. This was based in the Nutritional Sciences and Immunobiology departments. The potential causes and novel treatment options in oral Crohn’s disease were examined in detail. Alongside this, the role of allergy in inflammatory bowel disease was looked at. Numerous abstracts at National meetings and publications in peer reviewed journals.
He has tertiary centre experience in the inpatient and outpatient care of complex inflammatory bowel disease patients and is also experienced in enteral and parenteral nutrition in teaching Hospitals.

Professional Memberships

Member of the British Medical Association, British Society of Gastroenterology and Royal College of Physicians (London). BSG selection to attend the 8th ECCO IBD intensive advanced course, Research grants from National Association for Colitis and Crohn’s disease (NACC) and Foundation for Allergy Information and Research (FAIR), Poster prize at British society of Gastroenterology national meeting 2011.  

NHS base

Epsom General Hospital

Clinic Times

Monday and Thursday

0137 223 7000