Dr. Aruchuna Ruban

Dr. Aruchuna Ruban

MBBS, BSc, MSc, PhD, FHEA

Gastroenterology

Recommended by 1 specialist
15 years of experience
2 years as a specialist

Overall Rating

Overall Experience

5

Bedside Manner

5

Explanation

5

Top feedback

“Dr Ruban accommodated an emergency appointment for me as I had terrible stomach pains. He made a speedy diagnosis and started me on treatment right away. I am extremely grateful for his expertise. “
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Subspecialties

  • General (Internal) Medicine
  • Inflammatory Bowel Diseases (IBD) such as ulcerative Colitis or Crohn's Disease
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS)
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Languages spoken

  • English
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Registered with

  • General Medical Council: 6163983
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    Consultation fees

    New appointment: £250

    Follow-up appointment: £190

    Practices worked at

    Cromwell Hospital

    164-178 Cromwell Rd, London, United Kingdom, SW5 0TU
    905 reviews

    The Lindo Wing - St Mary's Hospital

    Praed St, Paddington, London, United Kingdom, W2 1NY
    161 reviews

    Hammersmith Hospital - Robert & Lisa Sainsbury Wing

    Robert & Lisa Sainsbury Wing, Du Cane Road, London, United Kingdom, W12 0HS
    31 reviews

    Charing Cross Hospital

    Floor 15, Thames View, Fulham Palace Road, London, United Kingdom, W6 8RF
    18 reviews

    Specialist's working hours

    Mon
    17:00 - 20:00
    Tue
    Not available
    Wed
    14:00 - 20:00
    Thu
    Not available
    Fri
    17:00 - 20:00
    Sat
    Not available
    Sun
    Not available

    About

    Dr Aruchuna Ruban is a Consultant Gastroenterologist based in London, UK. Dr Ruban has over 14 years of clinical experience and was registered as a specialist in Gastroenterology and General Internal Medicine by the GMC in 2020.

    He currently practices as a Consultant Gastroenterologist at Imperial Private Healthcare in St Mary’s Hospital, London. He has specialist interests in nutrition, small intestinal bacterial overgrowth (SIBO), obesity medicine and inflammatory bowel disease. He also typically sees patients with the following conditions: colonic polyps, irritable bowel syndrome, gastro-oesophageal reflux (GORD), anaemia and GI blood loss.

    He completed his medical degree in 2007 at Imperial College London and also went on to complete a Master’s in Medical Education from University College London in 2014. He was awarded a PhD from Imperial College London in 2019 for his work on metabonomics, obesity and diabetes research.

    He has been the lead author on several gastroenterology publications in renowned peer-reviewed journals. He has experience running clinical research trials and was awarded the prestigious Integrated Healthcare Scholarship from the International Federation for the Surgery of Obesity and Metabolic Disorders in 2021.

    Dr Ruban is also a member of the British Society for Gastroenterology (BSG) and sits on both the small bowel and nutrition committee and the Research committee of the society. He is also a Senior Clinical Teacher for Imperial College London.

    Procedures

    • Colonoscopy
    • Endoscopy (OGD)
    • Enteral Feeding
    • Gastroscopy
    • Parenteral Nutrition
    • Percutaneous Endoscopic Gastrostomy (PEG)
    • Sigmoidoscopy
    • Video Consultation
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    Special interests

    • Bloating
    • Acid Reflux
    • Functional Bowel Disease
    • Gastro-Oesophageal Reflux Disease (GORD) or Reflux
    • Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD)
    • Coeliac Disease
    • Colitis (Ulcerative Colitis)
    • Constipation
    • Crohn’s Disease
    • Diarrhoea
    • Dyspepsia (Indigestion)
    • Gastric (Stomach) Ulcers
    • Gastritis
    • Gastro-oesophageal Reflux Disease (GORD)
    • Gastrointestinal Bleeding
    • Gastroparesis
    • Heart Burn
    • Hiatus Hernia
    • Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS)
    • Oesophagitis
    • Rectal Bleeding
    • Upper Gastrointestinal Conditions (Oesophagus & Stomach)
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    Education

    MBBS - Imperial College London, UK in 2007

    BSc- Pharmacology & Toxicology - Imperial College London, UK in 2005

    MSc Medical Education - University College London, UK in 2014

    PhD Metabonomics, Obesity and Diabetes - Imperial College London, UK in 2019

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    Reviews

    5 Overall Patient Trust rating
    Overall Experience
    5
    Bedside Manner
    5
    Explanation
    5
    Colonoscopy
    3/5
    Endoscopy (OGD)
    3/5
    Bloating
    2/5
    Acid Reflux
    1/5
    Functional Bowel Disease
    1/5
    Gastro-Oesophageal Reflux Disease (GORD) or Reflux
    1/5
    Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD)
    1/5
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    Overall Experience (5/5)
    Bedside Manner (5/5)
    Explanation (5/5)
    Dr Ruban accommodated an emergency appointment for me as I had terrible stomach pains. He made a speedy diagnosis and started me on treatment right away. I am extremely grateful for his expertise.
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    Overall Experience (5/5)
    Bedside Manner (5/5)
    Explanation (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Dr Ruban was very professional, engaging, reassuring and positive in every way!
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    Overall Experience (5/5)
    Bedside Manner (5/5)
    Explanation (5/5)
    Dr. Ruban was very easy to speak with and he made me feel involved and reassured throughout the time and process of receiving care.
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    Overall Experience (5/5)
    Bedside Manner (5/5)
    Explanation (5/5)
    Always responsive and supportive
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    Overall Experience (5/5)
    Bedside Manner (5/5)
    Explanation (5/5)
    An extremely dedicated and educated consultant who how out of his way to assist .V kind,, knowledgeable,reaches out to the patient ,understands their needs .A Great investment to the NHS and Pricare sector As they say human skill is an investment which is overlooked .Dr Ruban has a naturally gifted person not only in his ways but also his professional talents ..A v positive contribution to our society .
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    Other Reviews

    Peer recommendations

    Recommended by 1 specialist
    Dr. Ricardo Jose
    Dr. Ricardo Jose
    Respiratory Medicine
    Is a colleague

    "Dr Ruban is an excellent physician and gastroenterologist with specialist expertise in Inflammatory Bowel Disease and investigation of Dyspepsia and Reflux. He is very approachable and provides an excellent service to his patients. "

    26-01-2022

    Recommended for:
    Dyspepsia (Indigestion), Gastro-oesophageal Reflux Disease (GORD), Iron Deficiency Anaemia

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