Dr Praful Patel

Qualifications

MB ChB, MD, FRCP

GMC number: 3189434

Practicing since: 1986

Specialties

General (internal) Medicine, Gastroenterology

Consultation times

  • Thursday 08:30 - 13:00
  • Overview

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About

Dr Patel is a Consultant Gastroenterologist with special interest in Endoscopy.

Treatments and tests offered by Dr Praful Patel at Nuffield Health

  • Capsule endoscopy
  • Colonoscopy
  • Diagnostic endoscopy
  • Flexible sigmoidoscopy
  • Gastrointestinal (GI) endoscopy (or gastroscopy)
  • Upper gastrointestinal endoscopy
  • Glucose breath test
  • Therapeutic Endoscopy

Locations Dr Praful Patel works with

Related experience

Research

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.

Memberships

  • British Society of Gastroenterology
  • Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians
  • Medical Protection Society

Other post 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 PPP Healthcare
  • AXA PPP International
  • Benenden Health
  • Bupa
  • Cigna
  • CS Healthcare
  • Exeter Family Friendly
  • Health-on-Line
  • Medical Care Direct
  • PHC
  • Simplyhealth
  • Universal Provident
  • Vitality Health (Pru Health)
  • WPA

Declaration

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 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.