Consultant Profile

Dr Senthil Murugesan

Dr Senthil Murugesan MBBS, MRCP (UK), MD
Practicing at:
Spire Fylde Coast Hospital
  • Gastroenterology
    • Bowel disease
    • Colonoscopy
    • Endoscopy
    • Irritable bowel syndrome
    • Liver disease
    • Pancreatology
Special clinical interests:

Stomach and bowel disease, inflammatory bowel disease and endoscopy including colonoscopy

Research interests:

Endoscopy, gastrointestinal cancer and inflammatory bowel disease

Year of first medical qualification:
Current membership(s) of professional, national and regional bodies:

Member of British Society of Gastroenterology

Member of Royal College of Physicians (London)

British Medical Association

Contact Details 
Telephone number to make a private appointment:
0800 092 9601
Background Information 
Professional profile:

Dr Murugesan completed Specialist Registrar training in the North West of England. Following a two year period of research into gastric cancer, Dr Murugesan  was awarded the Doctorate of Medicine (MD) degree (University of Liverpool).  Dr Murugesan subsequently trained in advanced endoscopic techniques (colonoscopy, ERCP, Endoscopic ultrasound) as an advanced endoscopy fellow in the professorial unit at the Royal Liverpool University Hospital. Dr Murugesan commenced as a Consultant Gastroenterologist at Blackpool Teaching Hospital in 2012 and currently  the lead clinician for Inflammatory Bowel Disease.

In addition to general gastroenterology, Dr Murugesan's specialist interests include endoscopy, dyspepsia management, irritable bowel syndrome, inflammatory bowel disease and diseases of the liver and pancreas. Dr Murugesan is a certified endoscopy trainer and actively pursue clinical research.

Personal profile:

Dr Murugesan lives on the Fylde coast with his wife (a local GP) and son, having moved up from Manchester.

Dr Murugesan and his family enjoy an active outdoor life including hill walking, camping and travelling. Dr Murugesan's interests include competitive trail running, cycling (Dr Murugesan also cycle's to work) and mountaineering. This keeps Dr Murugesan fit and more importantly sane and has given Dr Murugesan a fantastic perspective to life as a whole!

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Dr Senthil Murugesan

Dr Senthil Murugesan Gastroenterology Consultant, Blackpool, Lancashire, private hospital specialist.

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