Name and PositionMs Loveena Sreedharan
Contact DetailsMain Telephone Number:01603 287769
Department page: General Surgery
Speciality: Oesophagogastric and Gastrointestinal Surgery
Sub-speciality: Gastrointestinal surgery
Special clinical interests: Oesophagogastric cancer surgery. Biliary surgery. Gastrointestinal endoscopy. Laparoscopic surgery.
Qualifications: MBChB, MPhil, FRCS
Secretary: Laura Holloway
GMC Number: 6055647
Miss Sreedharan completed an MPhil at the University of Newcastle, UK investigating the role of microRNA biomarkers in Barretts Oesophagus under the supervision of Professor David Watson and Dr Damien Hussey (Flinders Medical Centre, Adelaide).
Miss Sreedharan is trained in advanced laparoscopic (keyhole) surgery, specialising in the treatment of oesophagogastric cancer, gallbladder disease, hiatus hernia repair and anti-reflux surgery as well as open and laparoscopic hernia repairs. She is experienced in therapeutic endoscopy particularly the use of endoscopic negative pressure therapy.
Miss Sreedharan has been a Consultant oesophagogastric surgeon at the Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital since 2020. She qualified from the University of Dundee, Scotland before completing higher surgical training in the North East and East of England deaneries. She gained a vast amount of expertise in the specialist resection of oesophagogastric cancer at the Royal Victoria Infirmary in Newcastle upon Tyne under the supervision of Professor Mike Griffin. She completed the last 3 years of her higher surgical training in the oesophagogastric cancer centre in Addenbrookes Hospital, Cambridge
Alongside busy clinical work, Miss Sreedharan is involved in postgraduate surgical teaching and training. She is the Course director for the Basic surgical skills course run by the Royal College of Surgeons. She is the audit lead for the Upper GI unit.