Dr Saravanan qualified from Kilpauk Medical College, India in 1994.
Saravanan underwent Senior House Officer training in general medicine at various UK hospitals such as Royal Gwent Hospital, North Staffordshire Hospital and Walsgrave Hospital Coventry 1995-2001. Subsequently, Saravanan completed his training in Gastroenterology and General Medicine at the Mersey Deanery (Royal Liverpool Hospital in Crewe 2001-2006).
Dr Saravanan 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.
Saravanan was appointed as Consultant Gastroenterologist at Macclesfield District General Hospital in March 2010 and practices privately at The Wilmslow Hospital.
His special interests include Investigation and management of dyspepsia, anaemia, IBS and change in bowel habits, diagnosis and long term management of inflammatory bowel disease (ulcerative colitis and chron's disease), diagnosis and therapeutic gastrointestinal endoscopy.