Mr Ashish Gupta is a Consultant General & Colorectal Surgeon at Epsom & St Helier Hospital, Surrey since 2014, he is also Trust Lead for Lower GI Cancer. He undertakes private work at, Ashtead Hospital & Spire St Anthony Hospital.
Mr Gupta has extensive clinical skills and experience in most aspects of General & Colorectal Surgery. He performs both open and laparoscopic surgical resections such as anterior resections, abdomino-perineal resection, left and right hemicolectomies, total colectomy, ileostomy or colostomy for Bowel Cancer and benign colorectal diseases such as Diverticular disease, Crohn or Ulcerative colitis. He takes pride in his low complication rates.
His elective work also includes colonoscopy and gastroscopy. He is a JAG accredited endoscopist. He also performs elective proctology operations such as haemorrhoids, fissure, fistula and rectal prolapse.
He also performs a high volume of emergency general surgery including laparotomies for bowel obstruction, bowel perforation, trauma including splenectomy, acute appendicitis, laparotomy for post-operative complications; and other common conditions such as abscesses or obstructed hernias.
Mr Gupta undertakes medico-legal work where he provides honest and expert opinion whilst writing report as an expert and is available to accept instructions Nationwide.
He has also undertaken many Bond Solon courses. Mr Gupta has undertaken many Bond Solon courses and holds the Cardiff University Bond Solon expert witness certificate in Civil Law.
Opponent – A guide for Expert Witnesses, MBL, May 2019. Legal Update for Expert Witnesses – online course – April 2019. Bond Solon: Court room skills 2020, Civil Law and Procedure 2020. Medico-legal reports: 50 in last 3 years; 45% Claimant; 55% Defendant; Court attendance: None. Have led and been a panel member for root cause analyses in the NHS for Serious Incidents.
GMC 6039438, ACPGBI (Association of Coloproctologists of Great Britain & Ireland), Fellow of Royal College of Surgeons.