Dr Dipti Chitnavis

Consultant Haematologist


Specialises in

Dr Chitnavis is a senior consultant Haematoligst at the West Suffolk NHS Hospital Trust. She has a wealth of experience in all aspects of clinical and laboratory Haematology and since 2003 she has been the clinical lead for bleeding and clotting disorders (haemostasis and thrombosis) at the West Suffolk Hospital.

In her NHS role, Dr Chitnavis has helped to establish and develop the ambulatory deep vein thrombosis (DVT) service, the anticoagulation service and the chemotherapy service. She is a key member of the West Suffolk Hospital Thrombosis Committee, which received a national award for its work in thrombosis prevention in 2013.

Dr Chitnavis has trained in Cambridge, London and Oxford and developed her specialist interest in bleeding and clotting disorders with a Clinical Research Fellowship in Sydney, Australia.


Treatment information

Some of the principal treatments carried out by Dr Dipti Chitnavis at Spire include:

Other treatments

General Haematology with specialist interest in bleeding and clotting disorders.

Get in touch

Important information about COVID-19 tests

COVID-19 testing or antibody tests are not available as a standalone service at Spire Cambridge Lea Hospital.


Marketing Information

Spire would like to provide you with marketing information about products and services offered by Spire and by selected third-party partners. If you do not consent for us to process your personal data for marketing activities, we will still be able to contact you about your enquiry.

We may contact you by email, SMS or phone about your enquiry. If we try to contact you by phone (mobile and/or landline) and you are not available, we may leave you a voicemail message. We may also use your details to contact you about patient surveys we use for improving our service or monitoring outcomes, which are not a form of marketing.

Submit my enquiry

Additional information

Professional memberships

Fellow of Royal College of Physicians

Fellow of Royal College of Pathologists, Member of British Society of Haematologists

Member of International Society of Thrombosis and Haemostasis

Member of British Medical Association

Consultant Haematologist, Lead Consultant in Haemostasis and Thrombosis, West Suffolk NHS Foundation Trust. Hospital, Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk.