Dr Prem Premchand
MBBS MD FRCP
I am a consultant gastroenterologist at Spire Hartswood private hospital in Brentwood, Essex, offering private gastroenterology care in our clean and comfortable private hospital.
I have performed over 10,000 colonoscopies and 15,000 gastroscopies and have one of the largest series of colonic stent placement in the UK.
I set up the UK's first white cell apheresis service for refractory inflammatory bowel disease attracting referrals nationally and internationally. I qualified from Kerala University, India and started training in the UK in 1994,. completing my gastroenterology specialist training at St Thomas Hospital London in 2005.
Some of the principal treatments carried out by Dr Prem Premchand at Spire include:
Gastrointestinal intervention in upper and lower gastrointestinal tract. sigmoidoscopy, colonoscopy, ERCP, pancreato-biliary interventions, colonic stents including biodegradable stentsm enteroscopy, white cell apheresis (WCA) for inflammatory bowel disease, irritable bowel syndrome (IBS).
Spire Hartswood Hospital is only able to provide Covid-19 tests to patients undergoing surgery at our hospital. Covid-19 testing or antibody tests are not available as a standalone service.
Member of Royal College of Physicians
Consultant Gastroenterologist, Barking, Havering and Redbridge University Hospitals NHS Trust
I am tri-lingual and in addition to English I speak Hindi and Malayalam.