Dr Ashish Chandra is a leading consultant histopathologist and cytopathologist based at Guy’s and St Thomas’ NHS Foundation Trust, London. He also sees patients on the private sector (Hospitals Corporation of America International (UK) or HCA) for performing fine needle aspiration (FNA). He also offers consultation on slides or blocks of tissue sent from other hospitals and laboratories for an expert opinion. He performs onsite evaluation of FNA samples taken by radiologists or physicians at endoscopic procedures such as EBUS and EUS.
Dr Chandra is available to perform FNA at HCA clinics including those at the Shard, London Bridge Hospital, Harley Street Clinic, the Platinum Medical Centre and the Wellington Hospitals. Dr Chandra was the Clinical Lead of the department at Guy’s and St Thomas’ (2009-12). He continues to be the Lead Consultant for Cytopathology and Urological histopathology.
Dr Chandra is an examiner for the RCPath and organises courses for the British Association of Urological Pathologists (BAUP), the British Association for Cytopathology (BAC) and the RCPath. He is an enthusiastic teacher and presents workshops and lectures at Cytology Training Centres in the UK and at international conferences. He has co-authored scientific papers, book chapters and is deputy editor of the journal, Cytopathology.