Dr Rajesh Banka
Consultant Repiratory Physician
MBBS, MRCP, MD
I am a Consultant Respiratory Physician with a special interest in sleep disordered breathing (obstructive sleep apnoea), and I'm the clinical lead at King George Hospital for COPD and pulmonary rehabilitation.
My research interests include pleural diseases, lung cancer and tuberculosis, multi-drug resistant TB, sleep disordered breathing and COPD. I was awarded MD by Bombay university for a dissertation on 'Multiple drug-resistant tuberculosis'.
Some of the principal treatments carried out by Dr Rajesh Banka at Spire include:
• General medicine: Lung disease
• Respiratory Medicine: Asthma, Chest Medicine, Lung disease
Spire London East 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.
Royal College of Physicians, London
British Thoracic Society
British Medical Association
General Medical Council
Barking, Havering and Redbridge NHS Trust
I'm an avid cricket fan and also enjoy reading and travelling. My wife is a GP in Brentwood - we have an 8 year old daughter and a 5 year old son.