Dr Subramaniam Ramakrishnan
Job Title: Consultant Physician and Gastroenterologist
Department: Digestive Diseases
Specialty areas: All aspects of gastroenterology/liver disease, Endoscopy (Diagnostic and therapeutic) including ERCP and Capsule Endoscopy, Special interest in Hepatopancreaticobiliary Diseases
Clinic days and locations: Wednesdays at WGH/Halton – Ad hoc clinics on other days
Contact details: Secretary: 01925 662411
Qualifications: MBBS MD MRCP
After his basic qualification, Dr Subramaniam Ramakrishnan completed more than 20 years of practice in the field of Gastroenterology and General medicine covering all aspects of this specialty.
He has been practicing as a Consultant Gastroenterologist since 2007 and has a specialist interest in all aspects of endoscopy, gastroenterology, liver, and pancreatic disease. He also has a keen interest in service development, teaching and training.
As the Endoscopy Lead, he established a brand-new three-room endoscopy unit at Warrington and Halton Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust and led the team to achieve national accreditation (JAG) in 2009. He is now the lead for the Endoscopy Unit at Spire Cheshire Hospital and whilst in this role, he led the team to achieve national accreditation (JAG) in 2016.
He has been the lead for Advancing Quality (AQuA) for the Trust and jointly lead the AQ DLD Programme.
As the joint lead for management of alcohol related liver disease for the AQuA Programme, he has streamlined guidelines for evidence based high quality management of this condition.
He is currently the lead for research in Gastroenterology for the Trust and is actively recruiting to several NIHR clinical trials and has started recruiting in commercial trials.