Dr Babu Krishnan

Dr Babu Krishnan graduated from Dr MGR Medical University, India in 1999. He completed his postgraduate training in general medicine from the same university in 2003 and membership of the Royal College of Physicians in 2006. He joined the North-East Thames London gastroenterology training programme in 2008. He undertook an advanced endoscopy/hepatobiliary fellowship at University College Hospital London in 2012 and at the Royal Bournemouth Hospital in 2013 before being appointed as a Consultant Physician and Gastroenterologist in 2014. In addition to a wide range of gastroenterology conditions   he has a specialist interest in benign and malignant biliary and pancreatic diseases and interventional endoscopy including endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography.

Based at
Royal Bournemouth Hospital

Areas of interest:
Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography (ERCP)
Gastroscopy (diagnostic and therapeutic)
Flexible sigmoidoscopy (diagnostic and therapeutic)
Colonoscopy (diagnostic and therapeutic)
Chronic pancreatitis
Dyspepsia, Hiatus Hernia, Reflux and Helicobacter
Functional bowel disorders including irritable bowel syndrome
GI cancer diagnosis
Professional qualifications
MBBS 1999
MRCP(General Medicine) 2006
MRCP(Gastroenterology) 2013
Current Memberships
Royal College of Physicians
British Medical Association
British Society of Gastroenterology
Year Qualified
Contact Details
Dr Babu Krishnan