Dr Kesavan Kandiah is a Consultant Gastroenterologist with many years of experience in performing endoscopy. He sees private patients at the Parkside Hospital.
Dr Kandiah trained in the University of Manchester, qualifying in 2006. He undertook specialist training in gastroenterology in the North West London Deanery and completed an Advanced Endoscopy Research Fellowship in Queen Alexandra Hospital, Portsmouth in 2017. His research on advanced endoscopic detection and resection techniques has been presented in national and international conferences. His work on advanced resection of colonic polyps was awarded the Marsha Dreyer Award by the American Society of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy in 2016. He has widely published on advanced endoscopy and continues to participate in endoscopy research.
He is a Consultant Physician and Gastroenterologist in St George’s University Hospital NHS Trust. His main interests are advanced therapeutic endoscopy (which include resection of large/complex colonic polyps) and endoscopy training. He leads the Complex Polyp Multi-Disciplinary Team and performs advanced endoscopic resections of complex colonic polyps in St George’s Hospital. He is the current Training Lead for Endoscopy in St George’s, which is recognised as a National Endoscopy Training Centre. He is also a National Bowel Cancer Screening Programme accredited endoscopist.
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Member of the British Society of Gastroenterology
Member of the European Society of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy
Dr. Kandiah explains every step of the consultation and his line of thought, which made me feel confident about the diagnosis I was given.
Very pleasant, easy to talk to, & reassuring. Came away feeling very relieved.
He was extremely helpful as well as reassuring No negative feedback was the best medical experience I’ve had
Dr Kandiah was really helpful and took all my concerns seriously, he never made me feel silly for asking questions and was very comforting when I was scared during a gastroscopy.
Very personable and knowledgeable
I was referred to Dr Kandiah for gastric investigation. He is highly skilled, professional and very pleasant to talk to - I'm a very happy patient. Highly recommended.
Dr Kandiah is very professional with a great bedside manner, putting me at ease at every step.
Dr. Kandiah was very polite and attentive and took effort to listen to my complaints and to explain his prescriptions.
Very friendly, reassuring and informative.
Very thorough, very kind and questioning to get all the facts, even some I forgot. Felt very reassured and more confident about future. Thank you Dr Kandiah
What are Dr. Kesavan Kandiah's reviews like?
Dr. Kesavan Kandiah's overall patient rating is 4.98 out of 5 stars on Doctify. This is based on 21 reviews
What languages does Dr. Kesavan Kandiah speak?
Dr. Kesavan Kandiah speaks Tamil, Malay and English
Where is Dr. Kesavan Kandiah located?
Dr. Kesavan Kandiah primarily practices at The Lister Hospital, part of HCA Healthcare UK, located at Chelsea Bridge Road, London, United Kingdom, SW1W 8RH
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