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- Inflammatory bowel disease
Dr Evangelos Russo completed his medical training at University College London in 2003. Until 2008 he undertook general medical training in Hertfordshire, Kent and Hammersmith hospitals. In 2008 he joined the north west Thames rotation as a Registrar in Gastroenterology where he remained until 2016. During that time he also completed a PhD in Translational Medicine at Imperial College with a focus on imaging in Crohn’s disease.
He was appointed Consultant Gastroenterologist at Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust in January 2017.
Dr Russo has a strong research interest in inflammatory bowel disease.
Areas of interest
Inflammatory Bowel Disease; Endoscopy and Polypectomy; Irritable Bowel Syndrome; Dyspepsia and Reflux.
- Claire Sullivan
Current NHS consultant posts held
Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust
St Mary's Hospital
Novel imaging modalities in Inflamamtory Bowel Disease
EA Russo, SA Khan, R Janisch, RN Gunn, EA Rabiner, SA Taylor, PM Matthews, TR Orchard. The role of 18F-fluorodeoxyglucose positron emission tomography in the monitoring of inflammatory activity in Crohn’s disease. Inflamm Bowel Dis 2016 Nov;22(11):2619-2629.
A Plumb, A Menys, EA Russo, et al. Magnetic resonance imaging-quantified small bowel motility is a sensitive marker of response to medical therapy in Crohn’s disease. Aliment Pharmacol Ther. 2015 Aug;42(3):343-55
P Kennedy, EA Russo, et al. Effectiveness of prophylactic pancreatic stents in preventing post-ERCP pancreatitis: A two-year retrospective controlled study in a tertiary centre in London. Surg Endosc. 2010 Aug;24(8):1923-8
EA Russo, M Iacucci, et al. Survey regarding the use of adalimumab as maintenance therapy in Crohn’s disease in England and Ireland. Eur J Gastroenterol Hepatol. 2010 Mar;22(3):334-9.
EA Russo, AW Harris et al. Experience of maintenance infliximab therapy for refractory ulcerative colitis in England. Aliment Pharmacol Ther. 2009 Feb 1;29(3):308-14.
- MBBS University College London Medical School 2003
- MRCP Royal College of Physicians 2007
- MRCP Gastroenterology Royal College of Physicians 2015
- PhD Imperial College London 2015
- Certificate of Completion of Specialist Training JRCPTB 2017
Professional bodies (positions held - last 3 yrs)
- Full registration GMC 2004
Details of entry to specialist register
- General Medicine and Gastroenterology, 2017
Affiliations / memberships
Member of the British Society of Gastroenterology
Member of the American Society of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy
Post treatment communication
Following treatment of a Bupa member, I will communicate with GPs in line with Department of Health, GMC and appropriate professional bodies guidelines.