Dr Derek Chan is a consultant gastroenterologist with a wealth of experience, particularly for function bowel disorders, such as irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) and inflammatory bowel disease (IBD). He also has expertise in managing reflux, change in bowel habits and abdominal pain. Dr Chan currently practices at Spire St Anthony's Hospital in Sutton and at Ramsay Ashtead Hospital, Ashtead.
Dr Chan did his undergraduate studies at St Bartholomew's and The Royal London Hospital Medical School, graduating in 2003. Afterwards, he undertook his postgraduate training within the South West Thames area, spending numerous years conducting research at St George's Hospital, London. This research investigated the role of diet and gut bacteria on inflammatory bowel disease.
Dr Chan has experience in all areas of gastroenterology, and pays great attention to giving fantastic patient care, as recognised by his recent Certificate of Excellence award from IWantGreatCare.