Dr Rishi Goel is a Consultant Gastroenterologist and an expert in treating Inflammatory Bowel Disease. Within the field his clinical interests include therapeutic endoscopy, gastroscopy, colonoscopy, wireless video capsule endoscopy and the management of orofacial granulomatosis (Oral Crohn's disease).
After qualifying from Guy's, King's and St Thomas' Medical School, Dr Goel undertook specialist Gastroenterology training in 2008 and gained extensive medical experience working in hospitals around London and the South East. He has also perviously worked in Australia, India and Japan on medical attachments. In 2012, whilst at Guy's & St Thomas' Hospitals, he spent 3 years participating in research investigating the Genetics and Microbiology of Crohn's disease.
Dr Goel has published over 30 peer-reviewed articles and has written a textbook chapter. He plays an active role in clinical research and is a principal investigator in multiple trials testing new Inflammatory Bowel Disease treatments.
Outside of work, Dr Goel enjoys spending time with his wife and children. He is a keen traveller, squash player and amateur film maker.