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Dr Cheung has been a full-time Consultant Gastroenterologist at Worcestershire Royal Hospital since 2016 and is a specialist in the diagnosis and management of all aspects of gastroenterology, liver disease and gastrointestinal cancer. He is an experienced Endoscopist who has full Joint Advisory Group (JAG) accreditation and delivers a high-quality service which is evidenced by consistent excellent patient feedback.
He qualified at King’s College London Medical School in 2002. Since gaining full membership of the Royal College of Physicians (MRCP) London, he was appointed as a Specialist Registrar in the West Midlands Deanery in 2009 for Gastroenterology training which included a year at the liver transplant unit at Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Birmingham. He was awarded accreditation in Gastroenterology and General Internal Medicine in 2016.
Dr Cheung was awarded an MD by the University of Birmingham following two years as a Clinical Research Fellow during his higher training. His research was centred on improving the diagnosis of gastrointestinal cancers and is the author of over 20 publications in peer-reviewed medical journals. He presented his research at international and national medical conferences and has been awarded multiple prizes and travel fellowships for his research work. He continues to contribute to research studies as a Principal Investigator (PI) for his NHS trust.
Dr Cheung is an examiner for the University of Birmingham and a Royal College of Physicians accredited Educational supervisor to doctors in training. He is also a JAG accredited endoscopy trainer.
Areas of interest
Oesophageal and stomach conditions including gastro-oesophageal reflux disease (GORD), swallowing symptoms, Barrett’s oesophagus Bowel conditions: Inflammatory bowel disease (IBD), irritable bowel syndrome (IBS), Coeliac disease and gluten sensitivity Hepatobiliary (liver) conditions including fatty liver disease and chronic liver disease Diagnostic and therapeutic endoscopy: gastroscopy (OGD), colonoscopy including polypectomy (removal of polyps), flexible sigmoidoscopy and ERCP
Current NHS consultant posts held
Consultant Gastroenterologist at Worcestershire Acute Hospitals NHS Trust since October 2016.
The MD awarded by the University of Birmingham following two years as a Clinical Research Fellow during my higher training was centred on improving the diagnosis of gastrointestinal cancers.
Keeping chickens, gardening and travel.
British Society of Gastroenterology travel fellowship to EndoclubNord, Hamburg, 2018
Oral presentation prize, Midland Gastroenterological Society Meeting, 2016
Oral communication prize in Colon & Anorectum section, British Society of Gastroenterology Annual Meeting, 2014
Best in Stomach and Duodenum section poster prize, British Society of Gastroenterology Annual Meeting, 2014
Midland Gastroenterological Society small study grant, Midland Gastroenterological Society Meeting, 2012
(Additional) Languages spoken
- Cantonese - Native or bilingual
Time to endoscopy for acute upper gastrointestinal bleeding: Results from a prospective multicentre trainee-led audit. United European Gastroenterology Journal, 2019
Colonoscopy surveillance for adenomatous polyps: are we doing it right! A retrospective audit. Gut, 2019
Does a 2 week break from colonoscopy practice impact on performance? Gut, 2019
Variation in cell cycle markers in Barrett’s oesophagus in relation to circumferential and axial location. Gut, 2019
Factors Associated with Upper Gastrointestinal Cancer Occurrence After Endoscopy that Did Not Diagnose Cancer. Digestive diseases and sciences, 2016
Factors associated with colorectal cancer occurrence after colonoscopy that did not diagnose colorectal cancer. Gastrointestinal endoscopy, 2016
A 5-Year Follow-Up of Study Patients With Asymptomatic Iron-Deficiency Anaemia Using a Nurse-Led Pathway. Gastroenterology nursing, 2016
Managing a patient with burning mouth syndrome. Frontline Gastroenterology, 2014
How Commonly Is Colorectal Cancer Later Diagnosed Following A Colonoscopy That Does Not Report Colorectal Cancer (an Analysis Of 11 Years Of National Data In England)? Gut, 2014
How Commonly Is Upper Gastrointestinal Cancer Diagnosed Following An Endoscopy That Does Not Report Cancer (an Analysis Of 11 Years Of National Data In England)? Gut, 2014
How Commonly is Oesophageal Cancer Missed at Endoscopy (A UK Primary Care Based Study)? Gut, 2013
How Common are Delays in Referral of Patients with Oesophageal Cancer from Primary Care? Gut, 2013
- Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS) King’s College London 2002
- Membership of the Royal Colleges of Physicians (MRCP) Royal College of Physicians 2007
- Specialty Certificate Examination (SCE) in Gastroenterology Royal College of Physicians 2011
- Certificate of Completion of Training (CCT) in: Gastroenterology General (Internal) Medicine Royal College of Physicians 2016
- Doctor of Medicine (MD) University of Birmingham 2017
- Fellowship of the Royal Colleges of Physicians (FRCP) Royal College of Physicians 2021
Reference number 6054165
Details of entry to specialist register
- Certificate of Completion of Training (CCT) in: Gastroenterology General (Internal) Medicine, 2016
Affiliations / memberships
British Society of Gastroenterology (BSG)
Midland Gastroenterological Society (MGS)
Royal College of Physicians London (RCP)
British Medical Association (BMA)
Medical Defence Union (MDU)
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Department of Gastroenterology
Worcestershire Royal Hospital