Dr. Raj Srirajaskanthan is a Consultant Gastroenterologist at Kings College hospital, London and is lead of the Neuroendocrine Tumour Service and
Upper Gastrointestinal cancer service. He graduated from Guy’s, King’s and
St. Thomas’ medical school with his medical degree and an intercalated BSc.
His MD (Res) was awarded in 2010 for breakthrough research in
neuroendocrine tumours. He is accomplished in endoscopy and colonoscopy
and has attended a number of advanced endoscopy courses. In addition, he
was awarded British Society of Gastroenterology travel fellowship to The
Medical University of South Carolina, USA.
He is a Reader (Associate Professor) in Gastroenterology at Kings College
London and maintains an active research program, supervising PhD and MD
fellows. He has written and edited four textbooks on liver disease and
neuroendocrine tumours. He is a member of the British Society of
Gastroenterology, The American Gastroenterological Association, European
Neuroendocrine Tumour Society. He is Chairman of the Clinical practice
group of United Kingdom and Ireland NET Society.
His clinical interests are bowel cancer screening, colonoscopy,
neuroendocrine tumours, heartburn, abdominal pain, change in bowel habit.