Dr Deven Vani

Consultant Physician and Gastroenterologist


Specialises in

  • Flexible sigmoidoscopy
  • Colonoscopy
  • Gastroscopy
  • Liver tests
  • Inflammatory bowel disorders

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.


General Medical Council Number: C4609238

Treatment information

Some of the principal treatments carried out by Dr Deven Vani at Spire include:


Other treatments

  • Gastrointestinal bleeding
  • Hepatology
  • Inflammatory bowel disorders
  • Liver tests
  • Oesophageal diseases
  • Upper and lower gastrointestinal endoscopy

Q & A

What is fatty liver disease? Symptoms, causes and diagnosis

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. 

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Additional information

Motility disorder
Liver disease
Inflammatory bowel disease
Gastrointestinal pathology
Gastrointestinal cancer
Bowel disease

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

Professional memberships

Honorary Seniour Lecturer in Medicine University Leeds

FRCP (London)

BSG ( British Society of Gastroenterology)

Consultant Gastroenterologist, Mid Yorkshire Hospitals NHS Trust

I am married and have two boys. I played cricket in India and remain a keen cricket fan. I also enjoy gardening.