Mr Ashish Gupta is a practising General & Colorectal Surgeon in Epsom/ Surrey area. He works in Epsom & St Helier NHS Hospital as a Consultant General & Colorectal Surgeon, and offers private consultations and surgeries at Spire St Anthony's Hospital in Cheam and Ashtead Hospital.
Mr Gupta did his Basic Surgical Training in West Midlands from 2002 to 2004. After his basic surgical training he moved to Royal Free Hospital in London where he did clinical and laboratory research work with polymer scaffolds and intestinal cells towards a project of small intestinal tissue engineering. He successfully published original articles in peer reviewed journals and obtained a research Masters degree (MD) from University College of London.
He then did six years of higher surgical training through the national training programme in South West London Hospitals including East Surrey, Epsom-St Helier, Kingston, Guildford, St Georges Hospital, Frimley Park and Croydon University Hospital.
After obtaining certificate of completion of training (CCT), Mr Gupta did one year of Fellowship in Peritoneal malignancy and Laparoscopic Colorectal Surgery at Basingstoke Hospital, a centre renowned for treatment of peritoneal malignancy and colorectal surgery.
Since 2014, Mr Gupta has been a Consultant at Epsom & St Helier Hospital in Surrey. His main areas of expertise include Bowel (Colon or Rectum) Cancer especially treating them with minimally invasive key hole (laparoscopic) surgery thus minimising long incisions and expediting recovery process. His other interests include Inflammatory Bowel Disease (Crohn's or Ulcerative Colitis), Diverticular disease, colonoscopy for polyps and proctology for haemorrhoids, fissure, and fistula-in-ano. He also carries out most aspects of General Surgery like hernias and minor surgeries.
Mr Gupta is adept at the latest techniques of haemorrhoid treatment including HALO/THD, RAFAELO/ LASER procedure, which in some may be better than conventional haemorrhoidectomy, banding or injection.
Mr Gupta is passionate about providing quality care to his patients and is proud of his low complication rates.