Dr Ramasamy Saravanan
I was appointed as Consultant Gastroenterologist at Macclesfield District General Hospital in March 2010 and also works at Spire Regency Macclesfield.
I qualified from Kilpauk Medical College (Madras, India) in 1994. I underwent senior house officer training in general medicine at various UK hospitals (Royal Gwent Hospital, North Staffordshire Hospital and Walsgrave Hospital Coventry and subsequently completed my training in Gastroenterology and General Medicine at the Mersey Deanery (Royal Liverpool Hospital, Arrow Park Hospital and Leighton Hospital in Crewe). I undertook advanced therapeutic endoscopy fellowship training at St Michaels Hospital (Centre for advanced therapeutic endoscopy and gastrointestinal cancer) Toronto, Canada and successfully completed this international fellowship from the University of Toronto in 2007.
Dr Saravanan has keen interest in training and education and is the Course Director /Organiser of the TECNA training course which is run nationally (www.tecnainfo.com).
Spire Regency Hospital Macclesfield 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.
East Cheshire NHS Trust
Honorary Senior Lecturer (University of Salford 2009 - 2012)