Dr Patel is a Consultant Gastroenterologist with special interest in Endoscopy.
Treatments and tests offered by Dr Praful Patel at Nuffield Health
- Glucose breath test
- Gastroscopy (or gastrointestinal (GI) endoscopy)
- Flexible sigmoidoscopy
- Diagnostic endoscopy
- Therapeutic Endoscopy
- Upper gastrointestinal endoscopy
- Capsule endoscopy
Dr Patel is very established in the field of research and has written over 25 papers on endoscopy, cancer, Barrett's oesophagus and H. pylori.
- British Society of Gastroenterology
- Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians
- Medical Protection Society
Other posts held
- Director of Hampshire Bowel Cancer Screening Programme
- Head Clinician for Wessex Barrett's Oesophagus
Insurers Dr Praful Patel works with
Dr Praful Patel works with the following private medical insurance providers:
- Aviva Health
- AXA Health
- AXA - Global Healthcare
- Benenden Health
- CS Healthcare
- Exeter Family Friendly
- Medical Care Direct
- Universal Provident
- Vitality Health (Pru Health)
Dr Praful Patel has the following interest in this hospital/ another Nuffield Health hospital or the company:
Dr Patel provides advisory services in support of YAG accreditation to the Nuffield Health Wessex hospital, he is paid £250 for each meeting attendance. Dr Patel is paid £8,000 per year to be our JAG/Endoscopy lead consultant.
Dr Praful Patel has the following interest in equipment used at this hospital or another Nuffield Health hospital:
Dr Patel owns and maintains a Capsule Endoscopy and Gastroscopy Bravo systems, Nuffield Health Wessex Hospital are charged a market rate fee in each patient episode.
Dr Praful Patel does not hold any paid advisory role(s) at this hospital or on behalf of Nuffield Health.