Dr Matthew Banks is a leading gastroenterologist based at University College London Hospitals (UCLH) where he leads a world-renowned team. He works privately in Harley Street, the London Clinic and other prominent institutions in the capital.
Dr Banks is dedicated to education and training, holding the position of senior lecturer at The National Medical Laser Centre, University College London. Dr Banks co-hosts the largest live endoscopy conference in London and frequently runs endoscopy courses for consultants to refine their own skills.
He is the editor of ‘Endoscopy in the Cancer Patient’ and section editor for F1000. He has published in numerous peer-reviewed journals. Dr Banks is the Secretary for the British Society of Gastroenterology Endoscopy Section, where he sits on the endoscopy committee and research committee.
Having undergone training fellowships in Sydney and Japan, Dr Banks now undertakes Endoscopic Submucosal Dissection (ESD) for early cancers and Per-oral Endoscopic Myotomy (POEM) for achalasia.