Dr Sampath De Silva is a well experienced Consultant Gastroenterologist and Hepatologist at Ashford and St Peter's NHS Trust, seeing private patients at The Runnymede Hospital. With a primary focus on liver disease, he adeptly manages patients with various gastroenterological conditions. Dr De Silva holds the position of training lead for endoscopy at Ashford and St Peter's NHS Trust, where he regularly performs upper and lower gastrointestinal endoscopy procedures.
Dr De Silva obtained his undergraduate degree from St George's, University of London in 2006. Throughout his advanced gastroenterology training, he gained invaluable experience working at renowned medical institutions such as the Liver and Gastroenterology Units at the Royal London Hospital, the Royal Free Hospital, and King's College Hospital. In 2019, he successfully completed his PhD in liver disease research from Queen Mary, University of London. His expertise is evident through his authorship of medical journal articles and presentations at both local and national medical meetings.
Dr De Silva has made significant contributions to the hepatology service at St Peter's Hospital, particularly in the management of advanced liver disease and viral hepatitis. His exceptional work in this field earned him the prestigious recognition of being named the Clinical Team Member of the Year at Ashford and St Peter's NHS Trust in 2021. Dr De Silva is also actively involved in training junior doctors in gastroenterology at the trust and serves as an endoscopy trainer for both upper and lower gastrointestinal procedures. Furthermore, he holds the position of honorary lecturer in the Department of Biological Sciences at Royal Holloway, University of London.
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General Medical Council
Royal College of Physicians
British Society of Gastroenterology (BSG)
BSc - St George's, University of London, UK in 2003
MBBS - St George's, University of London, UK in 2006
PhD - Queen Mary, University of London, UK in 2019
FRCP - Royal College of Physicians of London, UK in 2021
Very helpful - taking time to explain options. Patient focused approach.
I found Dr de Silva very kind and reassuring with great bedside manner and very clear and understandable with his explanations and diagnoses
Dr de Silva was extremely professional at all times, demonstrated a huge amount of care and compassion and explained the procedure I had from start to finish, including any potential risks.
Dr de Silva was excellent - he explained very clearly, took time to make sure I understood and was very approachable and caring. An excellent gentleman
I found the whole experience with Dr de Silva stress free,he is a lovely,patient,sympathetic men,easy to talk to and good at listening to my concerns,I found all his team,especially his secretary kind and helpful.
Dr De Silva is knowledgeable, personable and extremely approachable. His manner puts you at ease immediately. He fills you with confidence. I felt I was really in good hands. Would strongly recommend this Doctor.
What are Dr Sampath de Silva's reviews like?
Dr Sampath de Silva's overall patient rating is 4.8 out of 5 stars on Doctify. This is based on 5 reviews
What languages does Dr Sampath de Silva speak?
Dr Sampath de Silva speaks English
Where is Dr Sampath de Silva located?
Dr Sampath de Silva primarily practices at The Runnymede Hospital (part of Circle Health Group), located at Guildford Road Ottershaw, Chertsey, United Kingdom, KT16 0RQ
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What are Dr Sampath de Silva working hours?
Dr Sampath de Silva is working Tuesday (14:00 - 17:00)
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