Dr Raj Rameshshanker
Dr Rameshshanker is a Consultant Gastroenterologist and Specialist Endoscopist. He has a special interest in the following areas: Advanced colonoscopy and polypectomy; Interventions using fluoroscopy including stent placements, dilatation and ERCP; Complex inflammatory bowel diseases; Upper GI disorders; Pancreato biliary disorders; Complications of post cancer therapy.
Coeliac disease treatment
Coeliac disease is usually suspected when someone has severe abdominal symptoms and also shows signs of malnourishment or anaemia
12 consultants available
Duodenal ulcer treatment
Testing and treatment for an ulcer in your intestines. Treatments include medication or surgery.
12 consultants available
Heartburn and gastro-oesophageal treatments
At The London Clinic we provide a private heartburn treatment service.
13 consultants available
Our first-class colonoscopy service screens for bowel cancer and investigates other problems affecting the colon. Available Saturdays as well as weekdays.
Our first-class gastroscopy service diagnoses conditions affecting the oesophagus, stomach and duodenum.
We provide a first-class sigmoidoscopy service to diagnose and monitor conditions of the large bowel.
Small bowel enteroscopy
We provide a first-class enteroscopy service to diagnose and treat conditions of the small bowel. Available Saturdays as well as weekdays. Find out more.
We provide a first-class video capsule endoscopy service to diagnose conditions of the small bowel.
Endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography (ERCP)
At The London Clinic we provide a private endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography (ERCP) service to diagnose biliary and pancreatic disease.
Dr Rameshshanker practices as a Gastroenterologist and specialist Endoscopist in West London.
He completed his specialist training in Gastroenterology and General Internal Medicine within the North West London region. He has completed Doctorate in Medicine degree from Imperial college London in 2020.
He spent four years at the Wolfson Academic Medical Institute, St. Marks Hospital, to attain advanced skills in Endoscopy including enteroscopy, capsule endoscopy and advanced colonoscopy. He had the opportunity to complete one year fellowship in ERCP at Hammersmith Hospital, Imperial College NHS Trust.
He was appointed as a full time NHS Consultant at Hillingdon Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust in London in 2018.
He leads the advanced endoscopy services for the NHS Foundation Trust including advanced colonoscopy resections and ERCP. He has a wealth of experience of managing a wide range Gastrointestinal, Hepatology and pancreato biliary problems. He provides outpatients and inpatients services at his NHS Trust.
He is part of the emergency gastrointestinal bleed services team at his trust and neighbouring Harefield Hospital. He has published extensively on interventional endoscopy and quality assurance in endoscopy in peer reviewed articles for international journals. He is committed to promote endoscopy research and training.
He has given lectures on endoscopy practice at national and international conferences. He is an active member of British Society of Gastroenterology and American and European Society of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy.
Dr Rameshshanker is married and lives with his wife and three children. His hobbies and interests are music, cinema and sports.
- Consultant Gastroenterologist and Advanced Specialist Endoscopist
Hillingdon Hospital NHS Foundation Trust
- Honorary Senior Lecturer
Imperial College London
- Advanced endoscopy therapy
- Early detection of pre-cancerous polyps and treatment
- Inflammatory bowel disease
- Year qualified 2003
- University of Colombo 1997 - 2003
- Imperial College London 2020
He has won many awards at national and international conferences at the British Society of Gastroenterology, Digestive disease week and United European Gastroenterology week between 2011 - 2021.