Dr Tanwar qualified from Guy’s and St. Thomas’ Hospital Medical School in 2001 and is certified on the GMC specialist register as a consultant in Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Internal Medicine.
In 2014, he was appointed as a Consultant Gastroenterologist with a specialist interest in HPB medicine and interventional endoscopy at Barts Health NHS Trust. Dr Tanwar is also an Honorary Associate Professor at the UCL Institute for Liver & Digestive Health and has completed his specialist Gastroenterology training in London during which he trained at numerous centres of excellence including University College Hospital, St. Mary’s Hospital, King’s College Hospital and the Royal Free Hospital. In the penultimate year of his training he was selected in open national competition for the London Deanery Advanced Hepatology Fellowship.
Sudeep has the largest published experience in the UK of endoscopic gallbladder stenting as a non-operative procedure for symptomatic gallbladder disease (endoscopic transpapillary gallbladder stenting).
During his specialist training, Dr Tanwar undertook a 4-year PhD research fellowship within the division of medicine at University College London. He has published widely in peer reviewed international journals and textbooks with more than 30 publications to his credit on a broad range of subjects such as diagnostic testing, HPB medicine, Gastrointestinal Cancer, Inflammatory Bowel Disease, anaemia and gastrointestinal malignancy. He currently serves on the editorial board for several Gastroenterology and Hepatology journals.
Alongside his expertise in minimally invasive diagnostic techniques, Dr Tanwar also performs complex endoscopic procedures such as enteral stenting and ERCP using advanced endoscopic techniques that avoid the need for formal surgery.
Treatments and tests offered by Dr Sudeep Tanwar at Nuffield Health
- Colorectal screening
- Gastroscopy (or gastrointestinal (GI) endoscopy)
- Flexible sigmoidoscopy
- Diagnostic endoscopy
- Therapeutic Endoscopy
- Endoscopic retrograde cholangio-pancreatogram (or ERCP)
- Liver function tests
Dr Tanwar has published widely in peer reviewed international journals and textbooks on a broad range of subjects such as diagnostic testing, Endoscopy, HPB medicine, Hepatitis, Inflammatory Bowel Disease, anaemia and gastrointestinal malignancy.
Sudeep attained his PhD from the prestigious Institute for Liver & Digestive Health within the Division of Medicine at University College London (UCL) and now works as an Honorary Associate Professor at this institution.
Original Articles, Reviews and Letters over last 2 years
Is there scope to improve the selection of patients with alcohol-related liver disease for referral to secondary care? A retrospective analysis of primary care referrals to a UK liver centre, incorporating simple blood tests:
doi: 10.1136/bmjopen-2020-047786. PMID: 34088709
doi: 10.1186/s12876-021-01728-2.PMID: 33789586
Rhodes AF, Trembling P, Panovska-Griffiths J, Tanwar S, Westbrook R, Rodger A, Rosenberg W.
doi: 10.1111/jgh.15335. PMID: 33171534
Tanwar S, Srivastava A, Rosenberg W., J Hepatol. 2020 Sep 26:S0168-8278(20)30462-1., doi: 10.1016/j.jhep.2020.07.009. PMID: 32994080
doi: 10.1016/j.gie.2019.11.033. PMID: 32204821
Haemobilia in a previously stented hilar cholangiocarcinoma: successful haemostasis after the insertion of fcSEMS.
doi: 10.1093/omcr/omaa010. PMID: 32128221
Inflammation and fibrosis in chronic liver diseases including non-alcoholic fatty liver disease and hepatitis C .
doi: 10.3748/wjg.v26.i2.109. PMID: 31969775
Cost-comparison analysis of FIB-4, ELF and fibroscan in community pathways for non-alcoholic fatty liver disease.
doi: 10.1186/s12876-019-1039-4. PMID: 3129616
Prospective evaluation of a primary care referral pathway for patients with non-alcoholic fatty liver disease.
Other posts held
- Consultant Gastroenterologist & Hepatologist, Barts Health
Insurers Dr Sudeep Tanwar works with
Dr Sudeep Tanwar works with the following private medical insurance providers:
- Aviva Health
- AXA PPP Healthcare
- Benenden Health
- Vitality Health (Pru Health)
Dr Sudeep Tanwar does not hold a share or financial interest in this hospital, another Nuffield Health hospital or the company.
Dr Sudeep Tanwar does not have a share or financial interest in equipment used at this hospital or another Nuffield Health hospital.
Dr Sudeep Tanwar does not hold any paid advisory role(s) at this hospital or on behalf of Nuffield Health.