Prof Steve Pereira, Consultant Gastroenterologist, currently works at University College Hospital and Royal Free Hospital and has done since 2008. He is specifically interested in the pathology of the gall bladder and pancreas, focusing on the aetiology, diagnosis, and treatment of liver and pancreatic cancer, as well as benign biliary and pancreatic diseases.
Prof Pereira began his medical education abroad in Australia studying science and medicine at the University of New South Wales in Sydney. Following this, he moved to the UK to undergo postgraduate training in gastroenterology and hepatology at Guy’s and King’s College hospitals. He later developed his skills further doing advanced endoscopy training in Paris, Amsterdam, and, the USA.
Prof Pereira has previously held the position of Chairman of the British Society of Gastroenterology Pancreatic Section and President of the Pancreatic Society of GB&I He currently Leads the Endoscopy section on the HPB Board of London Cancer and serves on the committees of the British Society of Gastroenterology and Guts UK. In his current consultant role, he works closely with a research group working within the clinical hepatopancreaticobiliary service.
Prof Pereira is also an engaged teacher, holding the position of Professor of Hepatology and Gastroenterology at UCL.
Outside of work, he loves exercising and spending time with his family.
- ERCP Procedure
- Colonic Stent
- Endoscopic Ultrasonography (EUS)
- Bowel Cancer Screening
- Enteral Feeding
- Percutaneous Endoscopic Gastrostomy (PEG)
- Colorectal Cancer
- Fatty Liver Disease
- Gastrointestinal Bleeding