Dr Sukh Chatu

Dr Sukh Chatu

MBBS, MRCP(UK), MD(RES), MRCP(Gastro)

Gastroenterology

19 years of experience
6 years as a specialist
Video consultation
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Overall Rating

Overall

4.86

Bedside Manner

4.86

Explanation

4.91

Top feedback

“Dr Chatu always listens attentively and explains everything in an easy to understand manner.“
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Subspecialties

  • Hepatology
  • Inflammatory Bowel Diseases (IBD) such as ulcerative Colitis or Crohn's Disease
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS)
  • Neuro-Gastroenterology
  • Pancreaticobiliary Medicine (Bile Ducts & Pancreas)
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Languages spoken

  • English
  • Punjabi
  • Hindi
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Registered with

  • General Medical Council: 4714446
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    Consultation fees

    New appointment: £200

    Follow-up appointment: £150

    Practices worked at

    HCA UK at The Shard

    St Thomas Street, London, United Kingdom, SE1 9BS
    1231 reviews

    London Bridge Hospital

    27 Tooley Street, London, United Kingdom, SE1 2PR
    1544 reviews

    About

    Dr Chatu is a clinician with extensive experience in every aspect of gastroenterology, hepatology and general medicine. He is not only a clinician but also an academic. As an academic, he is an Honorary Senior Clinical Lecturer with King’s College London. As a clinician, he is a Consultant Gastroenterologist at King’s College Hospital. 

    He was trained at the distinguished St Bartholomews and Royal London Medical School in London and completed his training in 2000. He received a variety of distinctions and prizes while he was on training due to his academic achievements. He completed a five-year specialist training programme in Gastroenterology & General Medicine at London Deanery, and obtained experience at various London Hospitals. Dr Chatu worked in Brisbane, Australia for one year to have additional clinical experience. He moved forward to complete a 3-year full-time higher research degree and earned M.D. Research at the University of London. His publications are in a number of high quality peer-reviewed international journals. He received a Medical Research Council grant and authored a successful textbook called ‘Hands-on Guide to Clinical Pharmacology’. It was a moment of honour when Dr Chatu presented his work on how to manage gastrointestinal cancer at The Houses of Parliament. 

    Current memberships include the British Society of Gastroenterology, American Gastroenterological Association, British Medical Association and The Royal College of Physicians.

    Dr Chatu is a down-to-earth and friendly professional who will listen to you and expertly guide you through your diagnostic and treatment options to determine a bespoke plan tailored to your individual needs. Furthermore, Dr Chatu has dual accreditation in general medicine and is an advanced life support instructor and always has a holistic approach.


    Diseases, Medical Tests and Treatments
    • Diagnostic and therapeutic Gastroscopy
    • Diagnostic and therapeutic Colonoscopy
    • Oesophageal physiology tests (High Resolution Manometry, PH & Impedance, BRAVO)
    • Small bowel & colon video capsule endoscopy (to examine the small bowel & large bowel)
    • Insertion of feeding tubes: Percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (PEG)
    • Flexible sigmoidoscopy
    • Oesophageal stenting
    • Endoscopic mucosal resection of polyps 

    Advanced Endoscopy: Diagnostic and therapeutic Gastroscopy and Colonoscopy;

    Oesophageal Manometry, PH and Impedance testing 

    Complex and simple gastroesophageal reflux disease; Swallowing problems; Achalasia, Barrett’s oesophagus; Nausea; Vomiting, Dyspepsia; Indigestion, Small intestinal bacterial overgrowth.

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    Medical procedures

    • Endoscopy
    • Colonoscopy
    • Bowel Cancer Screening
    • BRAVO Capsule
    • Capsule Endoscopy
    • Enteral Feeding
    • Gastroscopy
    • Oesophageal Stent Insertion
    • Percutaneous Endoscopic Gastrostomy (PEG)
    • Sigmoidoscopy
    • Video Consultation
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    Special interests

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

    • MBBS
    • MRCP(UK)
    • MD(RES)
    • MRCP(Gastro)
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    Reviews

    4.88 Overall Patient Trust rating
    Overall Experience
    Explanation
    Bedside Manner
    Endoscopy
    13/22
    Acid Reflux
    8/22
    Colonoscopy
    5/22
    Gallstones
    2/22
    Benign gastric pyloric ulcer with stricturing.
    1/22
    Bile Acid Malabsorption
    1/22
    Bloating
    1/22
    Bowel Cancer Screening
    1/22
    Colitis (Ulcerative Colitis)
    1/22
    Constipation
    1/22
    Cushing’s Syndrome
    1/22
    Fatty Liver Disease
    1/22
    Hydrogen Breath Test (for Bacteria and Malabsorption)
    1/22
    Inflammatory Bowel Diseases (IBD) such as ulcerative colitis or Crohn's disease
    1/22
    Oesophageal Spasm
    1/22
    Pancreaticobiliary Medicine (Bile Ducts & Pancreas)
    1/22
    Rectal Bleeding
    1/22
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    Overall
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Endoscopy Acid Reflux Oesophageal Spasm
    Dr Chatu always listens attentively and explains everything in an easy to understand manner.
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    Overall
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Endoscopy Colonoscopy
    Very responsive, knowledgeble and professional.
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    Overall
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Bile Acid Malabsorption Pancreaticobiliary Medicine (Bile Ducts & Pancreas) Hydrogen Breath Test (for Bacteria and Malabsorption)
    Dr Chatu is very knowledgeable within his field, worked to get to the bottom of my symptoms until he had a diagnosis. I would strongly recommend him if you have any kind of gastric problems.
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    Overall
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Acid Reflux Endoscopy
    Dr Chatu was able to identify and eliminate the root cause of my complaint, due to which I have suffered a lot in the past. I am happy to report that I am off medication and currently asymptomatic
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    Overall
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Endoscopy
    Absolutely fantastic, very. professional and caring
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    Overall
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Cushing’s Syndrome
    Excellent!!! He was the only doctor who found out what was wrong with me after 18 months of tests and no diagnosis. He really was the best doctor I have ever met and genuinely cares about healing people. So humble.
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    Overall
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Acid Reflux Endoscopy
    Found the entire process a joy. From the initial booking to the follow up, everything was explained very well every step of the way. Found dr Chatu very friendly and wouldn’t hesitate to use him again.
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    Overall
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Endoscopy Acid Reflux
    From my initial meeting, through to my procedure and follow up telephone conversation I found Dr Chatu to be courteous, explaining my medication and treatment and reassuring me regarding my prognosis.
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    Overall
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Acid Reflux Endoscopy Colonoscopy
    Excellent care towards me as a patient and everything was explained throughly .
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    Overall
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Endoscopy Acid Reflux
    Professional and caring
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