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Dr Palani Sathish Babu

Consultant Physician & Gastroenterologist

MBBS, FRCP

Practices at: The Lincoln Hospital

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Personal Profile

Dr Babu qualified from Madras University, India in 1991. Further to his post-graduation in General Medicine In India, he trained comprehensively in General Medicine, Gastroenterology and Hepatology in Yorkshire. He has since been a full time Consultant in Gastroenterology from 2003, moving to Lincoln in 2012 from Scarborough.

Dr Babu is a full time Consultant at Lincoln County Hospital as well as running a private practice from The Lincoln Hospital. He has a keen interest in Education and has held posts as Royal College Tutor, Foundation Training Programme Director, Lead for Upper GI Cancer and Service Lead for Medicine and Endoscopy.

Clinical Interests

Clinical Interests


A Consultant Physician and Gastroenterologist with a special interest in Liver disease, IBD and Nutrition. Dr Babu also sees patients with dyspepsia, heartburn, upper and lower Gastrointestinal problems.

Treatments include diagnostic and therapeutic upper and lower GI procedures including dilatation, treatment of bleeding ulcers and varices, polypectomy including endoscopic mucosal resection, ERCP and capsule endoscopy

Professional Memberships

Professional Membership


Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians
British Society of Gastroenterology
British Medical Association
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