Dr. P Basumani


Qualification : MD (General Medicine), MRCP (Lon), FRCP (Lon)

Designation : Consultant Medical Gastroenterologist

Speciality : Gastroenterology / Hepatobilliary Sciences

OPD Schedule : (Network wise)Mon to Sat (09.00 am - 03.00 pm)

He is a senior gastroenterologist with over 16 years of experience in the management of wide range of digestive tract disorders including Inflammatory Bowel Diseases (IBD), GI Bleeding, Obstructive Jaundice and complex liver diseases to name a few. Adept at digestive endoscopy including upper GI endoscopy and colonoscopy, he is also a known expert in therapeutic ERCPs including balloon sphincteroplasty, biliary and pancreatic stent insertions and large stone management with lithotripsy.

Total experience

  • Over 16 years

Previous experience

  • Lecturer and Senior Registrar – University of Sheffield, UK, 1994 – 96
  • Specialist Registrar Training (SpR) Programme, UK, 1997 – 2000
  • Consultant Physician and Gastroenterologist, Chennai, 2001 – 02
  • Consultant Physician and Gastroenterologist, Rotherham NHS Foundation Trust (TRFT), 2002 – 2012

Medical Education, Certifications and fellowships/Research Papers. Include International Training if applicable

  • FRCP, Royal College of Physician, London, UK, 2008
  • Certificate of Completion in Specialist training (Medicine and Gastroenterology), UK, 1999
  • MRCP, Royal College of Physician, London, UK, 1992
  • MD (General Medicine), JIPMER, India, 1990
  • MBBS – Stanley Medical College, Chennai, 1986


  • Advanced training in Medicine – Dudley Group of Hospitals, UK, 1992 – 94
  • Training under Prof Jonathan Green for Advanced ERCP Surgery

Professional Memberships

  • British Medical Association
  • British Society of Gastroenterology
  • American Gastroenterology Association
  • Medical Defence Union, UK
  • Fellow of Royal College of Physicians
  • East Midlands Society of Physicians
  • North England Gastroenterological Society
  • Member – Gastroenterology SpR Training Committee
  • Member – Yorkshire Comprehensive Local Research Network
  • Member – Upper GI Cancer MDT
  • Member – Antibiotic Guidelines Group

Clinical Interests/ Specialised Treatments /Area of Expertise

  • ERCP
  • Advanced Therapeutic Endoscopy like Ulcer bleeding and bowel polyps.
  • Inflammatory bowel disease
  • Anemia
  • Diarrhea

Awards & Honors

  • Clinical Excellence Awards (3 stars) – The Rotherham NHS Foundation Trust
  • University Gold Medal for achieving 1st rank in final MBBS examinations
  • University Gold Medal for best performance in MD examination

Research and Publications

  • As an avid researcher, Dr Basumani has actively participated in a number of clinical trials and published over 50 abstracts and articles in peer reviewed journals including Gastroenterology, American Journal of Gastroenterology, Gut to name a few

Medical Breakthroughs/ Interesting Case Studies

  • Obscure GI Bleed due to unusual small bowel diverticulum diagnosed up by Enteroscopy.
  • Excellent symptom relief with Cholestyramine for a patient with Bile Acid Diarrhea.

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