Dr Aminda De Silva
BSc, MBBS, FRCP
I am a consultant Gastroenterologist and General Physician specialising in inflammatory bowel disease, irritable bowel syndrome, clinical nutrition and upper and lower GI endoscopy. I am an accredited bowel cancer screening colonoscopist. I studied medicine at the Imperial College School of Medicine, London where I won several prizes.
I completed gastroenterology training at Southampton University Hospital as a specialist registrar before conducting 3 years research in clinical nutrition and inflammatory bowel disease at the University of Southampton.
I was appointed to the Royal Berkshire Hospital as a consultant Gastroenterologist in June 2009 and I am 1 of 2 accredited bowel cancer screening programme colonoscopists in West Berkshire. I am currently the training programme director for gastroenterology for the Oxford Deanery and chairs an RCP working party on clinically assisted feeding.
Some of the principal treatments carried out by Dr Aminda De Silva at Spire include:
COVID-19 testing or antibody tests are not available as a standalone service at Spire Dunedin Hospital.
BSc / University of London / 1995
Bachelor of Science
MBBS / Imperial College School of Medicine / 1998
Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery
FRCP / Royal College of Physicians / 2013
Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians
Member of Nutrition Committee Royal College of Physicians
Member of Small Bowel & Nutrition Committee, British Society of Gastroenterology