Consultant Profile

Dr Sanjeev Pattni

Dr Sanjeev Pattni MBBS, BSc, MRCP, MD
Practicing at:
Spire Leicester Hospital
  • Gastroenterology
    • Bowel disease
    • Colonoscopy
    • Endoscopy
    • Gastrointestinal cancer
    • Gastrointestinal pathology
    • Inflammatory bowel disease
    • Irritable bowel syndrome
    • Motility disorder
    • Nutrition
Special clinical interests:

Bowel disease, Upper and lower (colonoscopy) diagnostic and therapeutic gastrointestinal endoscopy, Gastroenterology Cancers, Gastroenterology Pathology, Hepatopancreatobiliary diseases, Inflammatory Bowel Disease, Irritable Bowel Syndrome, Motility disorders and Nutrition. 

Research interests:

Small bowel diseases, chronic diarrhoea including bile acid diarrhoea, and inflammatory bowel disease.

Current NHS and /or university posts:

Consultant Gastroenterologist at University Hospitals Leicester.

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

Royal College of Physicians (London)
British Society of Gastroenterology

Contact Details 
Telephone number to make a private appointment:
0116 265 3685
Private secretary telephone number:
0116 265 3014
Private secretary fax:
0116 272 9009
Private secretary email address:
Alternate Tuesday mornings.
Background Information 
Professional profile:

Dr Pattni qualified from University College London in 1999 and completed his medical training as a doctor in London with brief spells in Cambridge and Perth, Australia. He completed his Gastroenterology training in London in 2013 having worked at hospitals including Imperial College Hospitals and St Marks Hospital in London, which is internationally recognised for its expertise in endoscopy, Inflammatory Bowel Disease, and functional bowel disorders. Dr Pattni completed his Research MD in 2012 at Hammersmith Hospital, London, in Bile Acid Malabsorption with numerous publications.

From 2013, Dr Pattni continued as a Consultant Gastroenterologist at University Hospitals Of Leicester. He has specialist interests in small bowel diseases, chronic diarrhoea, Inflammatory Bowel Disease and runs specialist clinics in Adolescent Inflammatory Bowel Disease. Dr Pattni is an advanced colonoscopist for the National Bowel Cancer Screening Programme, as well as the medical advisor to East Midlands Crohns and Colitis UK. He is continuing his research interests and hopes to set up a small bowel endoscopy service.  

Spire Leicester Hospital has excellent diagnostic facilities and expert gastrointestinal radiologists and pathologists. There are up to date endoscopy services and endoscopies can be performed with sedation or runder general anaesthetic. The comfortable and tranquil outpatients area allow him to perform personal and in-depth consultations. 

Personal profile:

Dr Pattni enjoys spending time his family and has roots in the East Midlands. His wife is a nurse and they have two young children, Shyam and Jai. Dr Pattni is a keen sports fan, playing regular club tennis in Loughborough, and enjoys travelling, scuba diving, and photography. English and Gujarati are his mother tongues.  Dr Pattni also pretends to be a DIY and interior design enthusiast, but his wife often tells him to “stick to the day job!”

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Dr Sanjeev Pattni

Dr Sanjeev Pattni Gastroenterology Consultant, Leicester, private hospital specialist.

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