Dr Hemant Bhavsar

Qualifications

MBBS, DCH, MD (Paediatrics)MRCPCH, CCT in Paediatric Gastroenterology

GMC number: 6069767

Practicing since: 1998

Specialties

Paediatrics

Sub-specialties: Paediatric gastroenterology, hepatology and nutrition

Consultation times

  • Every other Thursday afternoon
  • Overview

Or call us on

0116 276 9401

About

Dr Bhavsar has over 20 years of experience in Paediatrics. He completed his specialist training in General Paediatrics and Paediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition at Birmingham Children’s Hospital, one of the largest centres in the country for paediatric gastroenterology and paediatric liver & small bowel transplantation.

He has extensive experience in managing gastrointestinal conditions in children including gastro-oesophageal reflux disease, inflammatory bowel disease, intractable constipation, dietary intolerances including cow's milk protein intolerance, recurrent abdominal pains, Coeliac disease and growth faltering. He has a particular interest in the diagnosis and management of Paediatric inflammatory bowel disease.

He has presented in national and international meetings and has several publications to his credit.

In his NHS post, he provides tertiary gastroenterology service as a part of a multidisciplinary team within the East Midlands region, including procedures such as pH/Impedance study, breath tests, endoscopy and Ileo-colonoscopy. He is interested in medical education and training. He has been working as a Training Programme Director for School of Paediatrics in East Midlands and is also an RCPCH National Grid co-ordinator for Paediatric Gastroenterology training at Leicester.

Special interests

  • Gastrointestinal pathology

  • Inflammatory bowel disease

  • Liver disease

  • Chronic diarrhoea

  • Intractable constipation

  • Motility disorder

  • Nutrition

  • Obesity

  • Failure to thrive

  • Gastro-oesophageal reflux disease

  • Cow’s milk protein intolerance 

  • Pancreatic disease

  • Coeliac disease

  • Ileo-colonoscopy

  • Endoscopy

Languages spoken

English, Hindi, Marathi

Treatments and tests offered by Dr Hemant Bhavsar at Nuffield Health

  • Blood test
  • Colonoscopy
  • Diagnostic endoscopy

Locations Dr Hemant Bhavsar works with

Related experience

Memberships

  • General Medical Council
  • Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health
  • British Association of Paediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition.
  • Information Commissioners office

Insurers Dr Hemant Bhavsar works with

Dr Hemant Bhavsar works with the following private medical insurance providers:

  • Aviva Health
  • AXA PPP Healthcare
  • Bupa
  • Cigna
  • Healix
  • Health-on-Line
  • Simplyhealth
  • Vitality Health (Pru Health)
  • WPA

Declaration

Dr Hemant Bhavsar does not hold a share or financial interest in this hospital, another Nuffield Health hospital or the company.

Dr Hemant Bhavsar does not have a share or financial interest in equipment used at this hospital or another Nuffield Health hospital.

Dr Hemant Bhavsar does not hold any paid advisory role(s) at this hospital or on behalf of Nuffield Health.