Dr Deven Vani
Consultant Physician and Gastroenterologist
MBBS, MD, FRCP(UK)
I am a consultant physician and gastroenterologist at Pinderfields Hospital, Wakefield. I have wide experience in endoscopic treatment of bleeding in upper gastrointestinal tract. I perform over 500 endoscopic procedures a year. I have extensive experience in colonoscopies particularly in patients with inflammatory bowel disease.
From Gujarat University I trained in India, I qualified in 1990 and went onto do a MD in General Medicine. I came to Britain in 1995. I did my specialist training in Gastroenterology in Yorkshire having worked in in Leeds, York, Hull and Pontefract. I spent over two years on the liver transplant unit at St James University Hospital, where I developed my special interest in liver disease.
Some of the principal treatments carried out by Dr Deven Vani at Spire include:
Dr Devan Vani, Consultant Physician and Gastroenterologist explains that excess fat build-up in the liver is referred to as fatty liver disease. Obesity, diabetes, and excessive cholesterol levels are all linked to it. The mainstay of treatment is lifestyle adjustments such as eating a low-fat, low-carbohydrate diet and exercising regularly in the hopes of losing 5-10% of body weight.
MBBS / NHL Medical College Ahmedabad Gujarat India / 1990
Bachelor of Medicine Bachelor of Surgey
MD General Medicine / NHL Medical College Ahmedabad Gujarat, India / 1994
Doctorate in Medicine
Honorary Seniour Lecturer in Medicine University Leeds
I am married and have two boys. I played cricket in India and remain a keen cricket fan. I also enjoy gardening.