Dr Bobby Prasad is a Consultant Physician and Gastroenterologist at Chelsea and Westminster Hospital, London where he has been Clinical Lead Physician for Gastroenterology and Hepatology. He also consults at the Royal Marsden and Royal Brompton Hospitals in London. Bobby aspires to clinical excellence and strongly believes in adopting a kind, friendly and holistic approach to patient care. He sees patients from all walks of life and has a national and international referral practice. He is also happy to provide a second opinion service.
Dr Prasad trained at Guy's and St Thomas' Hospital, London and Boston, USA completing prestigious Advanced Endoscopy Fellowships in Endoscopic Ultrasound at Yale University, USA and in Therapeutic Endoscopy and ERCP in Charleston, USA under Professors Peter Cotton and Robert Hawes.
Dr Prasad has particular expertise in all aspects of digestive well-being, gastroenterology, general hepatology and endoscopy. Within gastroenterology these include: gastrointestinal bleeding, jaundice/abnormal LFT's, abdominal pain/dyspepsia, irritable bowel syndrome, gastrointestinal and colon cancer screening, pancreatico-biliary disease, obesity, coeliac disease, inflammatory bowel disease, gastro-oesophageal reflux, and general hepatology/liver disease. He undertakes OGD, Colonoscopy with polypectomy, ERCP, Endoscopic Ultrasound and all aspects of Interventional Endoscopy including PEGs, Endoscopic Mucosal Resection and Enteral Stenting.
Dr Prasad has recently co-chaired major international conferences on Early Oesophageal Cancer and Cystic Neoplasms of the Pancreas held at the Royal Marsden Hospital in London and on Cholangiocarcinoma at the Royal Society of Medicine. He was also recently invited to give a lecture on Acute Gastrointestinal Bleeding to over a hundred Consultants at the Royal College of Physicians Acute Medicine Update.
Dr Prasad is fully accredited on the UK General Medical Council's Specialist Register for Gastroenterology and General Internal Medicine. He is Board Certified in Internal Medicine (USA), a Fellow of the American College of Physicians and a Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians of Ireland.
He is a Representative on both the International and Ambassador's Committees of the American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy and a regular reviewer for the journals The Annals of Internal Medicine, GI Endoscopy and APandT. Bobby has published in a number of gastrointestinal journals including Gastroenterology, Gut, PNAS, GI Endoscopy, APandT, Oncology, Thorax and Endoscopy.
He has achieved fluency in English, Hindi, Urdu, Punjabi, French and German.