Dr Ramasamy Saravanan

Dr Ramasamy Saravanan

MBBS, MRCP, FRCP

Gastroenterology

27 years of experience
15 years as a specialist

Subspecialties

  • Hepatology
  • 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: 4592279
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    Practices worked at

    HCA UK at The Wilmslow Hospital

    52 Alderley Road, Wilmslow, United Kingdom, SK9 1NY
    569 reviews

    About

     Background 

    I was appointed as Consultant Gastroenterologist at Macclesfield District General Hospital in March 2010 and also work at Spire Regency Macclesfield. I qualified from Kilpauk Medical College (Madras, India) in 1994 and underwent general medical training and specialist registrar training in gastroenterology   at the Mersey Deanery (Royal Liverpool Hospital, Arrow Park Hospital and Leighton Hospital) .I undertook advanced therapeutic endoscopy fellowship training at St
    Michaels Hospital (Centre for advanced therapeutic endoscopy and gastrointestinal cancer) Toronto, Canada and successfully completed this international fellowship from the University of Toronto in 2007.
     

    Clinical practice  

    My clinical practice involves personalised and comprehensive  care with multidiciplinary
    approach  in general gastroenterology conditions, liver disease and cancer investigation /diagnosis .

    Procedures undertaken  

    I also undertake procedures like gastroscopy, colonoscopy + Polypectomy EMR  and flexible
    sigmoidoscopy and have access to various specialist investigations as required . 

    Training /Education  

    I also  have  keen interest in training and education and I am also the Course Director /Organiser of the TECNA training course which is run nationally (www.tecnainfo.com 

    Diseases, Medical Tests and Treatments 

    · Bowel disease, constipation, irritable bowel disease, Anaemia, Colitis,
    Ulcerative colitis, Crohns Disease, Rectal Bleeding, Colonic polyps, Anal
    Fissures, 

    · Gastroscopy, Colonoscopy, EMR, 

    · Abdominal Pain, Diarrhoea, Inflammatory bowel disease 

    · Heartburn, Oesophageal reflux, Gastritis, Ulcer disease

    · Liver disease (abnormal LFT) Chronic Liver Disease, 

    · Gastrointestinal cancer investigation and diagnosis   




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    Medical procedures

    • Colonoscopy
    • Endoscopy
    • Gastroscopy
    • Oesophageal Stent Insertion
    • Percutaneous Endoscopic Gastrostomy (PEG)
    • Sigmoidoscopy
    • Video Consultation
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    Special interests

    • Achalasia
    • Acid Reflux
    • Autoimmune Diseases
    • Autoimmune Hepatitis
    • Barrett's Oesophagus
    • Bloating
    • Cholestasis
    • Cirrhosis
    • Coeliac Disease
    • Colitis (Ulcerative Colitis)
    • Constipation
    • Crohn’s Disease
    • Diarrhoea
    • Dyspepsia (Indigestion)
    • Fatty Liver Disease
    • Functional Bowel Disease
    • Gastric (Stomach) Ulcers
    • Gastritis
    • Gastro-Oesophageal Reflux Disease (GORD) or Reflux
    • Gastro-oesophageal Reflux Disease (GORD)
    • Gastrointestinal Bleeding
    • Gastroparesis
    • Haemochromatosis
    • Heart Burn
    • Hepatitis
    • Hiatus Hernia
    • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
    • Iron Deficiency Anaemia
    • Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS)
    • Jaundice
    • Liver Disease
    • Nausea and Vomiting
    • Oesophageal Cancer
    • Oesophageal Spasm
    • Oesophagitis
    • Pancreatitis
    • Primary Billiary Cholangitis (PBC)
    • Rectal Bleeding
    • Swollen Stomach
    • Upper Gastrointestinal Conditions (Oesophagus & Stomach)
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    Education

    • MBBS
    • MRCP
    • FRCP
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