Dr Aathavan Loganayagam

Dr Aathavan Loganayagam

MBBS BSc MRCP

Gastroenterology

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3 specialists

20 years of experience
17 years as a specialist

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“Thorough and friendly“
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Subspecialties

  • Inflammatory Bowel Diseases (IBD) such as ulcerative colitis or Crohn's disease
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS)
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Languages spoken

  • English
  • Tamil
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Registered with

  • General Medical Council: 4742373
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    Consultation fees

    New appointment: £250

    Follow-up appointment: £190

    Practices worked at

    HCA UK at The Shard

    St Thomas Street, London, United Kingdom, SE1 9BS
    369 reviews

    London Bridge Hospital

    27 Tooley Street, London, United Kingdom, SE1 2PR
    638 reviews

    About

    Dr Aathavan Loganayagam trained in medicine at Guy’s, King's and St. Thomas’ medical schools. He then underwent rigorous structured specialty training in gastroenterology and general internal medicine in the well respected South London training programme.
    He then spent two years during postgraduate training as a research and endoscopy fellow at Guy’s and St Thomas’ Hospitals, London. His research was in the fields of pharmacogenetics, inflammatory bowel disease and gastrointestinal malignancy. He has received awards and grants for outstanding research work, including the prestigious NHS Innovation London Award.
    Dr Loganayagam has numerous publications in peer reviewed journals on all aspects of gastroenterology. He is actively involved in clinical research. He has particular local expertise in the practice of personalised medicine and the utilisation of novel therapeutic agents in the treatment of complex inflammatory bowel disease. He is currently the lead clinician for endoscopy at Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Woolwich.
    Diagnostic and advanced therapeutic endoscopy remains a major part of his clinical expertise, including assessment and treatment of inflammatory bowel disease, strictures, polyps and cancers.
    Dr Loganayagam is an approachable doctor who takes pride in his communication skills with patients. He is keen to ensure that patients are fully informed and involved in all aspects of their care. 

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    Medical procedures

    Polypectomy

    Endoscopic mucosal resection (EMR)

    Breath Testing

    Oesophageal manometry

    Therapeutic endoscopy

    Colonoscopy

    Upper GI endoscopy

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    Special interests

    Diagnostic and therapeutic endoscopy

    Diagnosis and screening or surveillance of gastrointestinal cancers

    Inflammatory Bowel disease (IBD)

    Bowel/colorectal cancer

    Pancreatic cancer

    Stomach/gastric cancer

    Oesophageal cancer

    Anaemia

    Bacterial overgrowth/Intestinal Dysbiosis

    Food tolerances/allergy

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    Education

    Qualifications:

    MBBS Guy’s, King’s & St Thomas’ School of Medicine,
    King’s College London 2000

    MRCP U.K Royal College of Physicians 2003

    BSc King’s College London 1997

    Additional training:

    Clinical fellow in endoscopy Guy’s and St Thomas’ Hospitals,
    London 2007

    Clinical fellow in inflammatory bowel disease Guy’s and St
    Thomas’ Hospitals, London 2008

    Professional bodies:

    MRCP Royal College of Physicians 2003

    Details of entry to
    specialist register:

    Certification of completion of training, 2010

    Affiliations /
    memberships:

    British Medical Association

    British Society of Gastroenterology



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    Reviews

    5 Overall Patient Trust rating
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    Other Reviews

    Peer recommendations

    Recommended by 3 doctors for:
    3

    Gastroenterology

    Dr M Shafick Gareeboo
    Dr M Shafick Gareeboo
    Respiratory Medicine

    14-11-2020

    Dr Loganayagam is an experienced Gastroenterologist who provides an excellent clinical opinion for patients that I refer to him.

    For specialty: Gastroenterology
    For conditions: Oesophagitis, Heart Burn, Crohn’s Disease, Bloating, Food Intolerance, Dyspepsia (indigestion), Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS), Fatty Liver Disease, Constipation, Inflammatory Bowel Disease, Colitis (Ulcerative Colitis), Barrett's Oesophagus, Coeliac Disease, Upper Gastrointestinal Conditions (oesophagus & stomach), Functional Bowel Disease, Iron Deficiency Anaemia, Gastrointestinal Bleeding, Rectal Bleeding, LPR Reflux, Colorectal Cancer, Diarrhoea
    For procedures: Colonoscopy, Gastroscopy, Sigmoidoscopy
    Connection: Is a colleague
    Dr Vishal Saxena
    Dr Vishal Saxena
    Gastroenterology

    02-11-2020

    Extremely knowledgeable and experienced Gastroenterologist providing a high quality of care for both upper and lower GI conditions. Highly recommended.

    For specialty: Gastroenterology
    For conditions: Heart Burn, Crohn’s Disease, Bloating, Acid Reflux, Food Intolerance, Dyspepsia (indigestion), Swollen Stomach, Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS), Inflammatory Bowel Disease, Colitis (Ulcerative Colitis), Upper Gastrointestinal Conditions (oesophagus & stomach), Iron Deficiency Anaemia, Gastrointestinal Bleeding, Colorectal Cancer, Diarrhoea
    For procedures: Colonoscopy, Gastroscopy, Sigmoidoscopy, Endoscopy
    Connection: Is a colleague
    Mr Alwyn D'Souza
    Mr Alwyn D'Souza
    Ear Nose & Throat Surgery

    02-11-2020

    I would highly recommend Mr Aathavan Loganayagam. He is a well established and highly esteemed Gastroenterology colleague.

    For specialty: Gastroenterology
    For conditions: Heart Burn, Crohn’s Disease, Bloating, Acid Reflux, Food Intolerance, Dyspepsia (indigestion), Swollen Stomach, Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS), Inflammatory Bowel Disease, Colitis (Ulcerative Colitis), Upper Gastrointestinal Conditions (oesophagus & stomach), Iron Deficiency Anaemia, Gastrointestinal Bleeding, Colorectal Cancer, Diarrhoea
    For procedures: Colonoscopy, Gastroscopy, Sigmoidoscopy, Endoscopy
    Connection: Is a colleague

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