Professor 
Rajvinder Singh

MBBS MPhil FRACP FRCP

Raj Singh is a Professor of Medicine with the University of Adelaide and the Director of Gastroenterology at the Lyell McEwin & Modbury Hospitals, South Australia.


He practices privately at the Nunyara House, 43 Adelaide Road, Gawler South and perform procedures privately both at the Gawler Health Service and the Calvary Central Districts Hospital

He has been a practicing Gastroenterologist for 12 years and see all gastroenterology and hepatology related problems


“My goal is to provide you with an empathetic and wholesome medical experience”

 
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Special Interest

Prof Singh have extensive experience in the detection of early cancer/polyps in the entire Gastro intestinal tract using numerous ‘new/novel’ Endoscopic Imaging modalities. Once these ‘lesions’ are detected, he has the capability of removing them with the endoscope

 

About Professor Rajvinder Singh


Upon completion of his GI training in 2005, Prof Singh received the Lancet International Fellowship, which enabled him to undertake a higher research degree on Narrow Band Imaging in Barrett’s Oesophagus at the University of Nottingham, UK. He has a keen interest in Endoscopic research focusing mainly on Advanced Endoscopic Imaging Techniques and Endoscopic treatment of premalignant and malignant lesions in the gastrointestinal tract.


He is an Editorial Board member of Endoscopy (the 2nd leading Endoscopy journal in the world), Digestive Endoscopy and a Co Editor of Endoscopy International Open. He is presently an International committee member of the American Society of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy (ASGE) and the World Endoscopy Organisation (WEO)


He is very passionate about Endoscopic Research. He has been successful in obtaining grants from the Cancer Council to further investigate the utility of novel endoscopic imaging techniques in the detection of early cancer in Barrett’s Oesophagus. More recently, work on the investigation of the utility of serum biomarkers for colon cancer was selected as the top 10 best medical research initiatives in the country by the National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC, Australia) . He has more than 200 publications and abstracts in high impact endoscopy journals 


He is a member of the Gastroenterological Endoscopic Society of Australia (GESA). He was a Councillor with GESA from 2015-2017 and the past chair of the Australian Gastrointestinal Endoscopic Association (2015-2017)


He is actively involved in teaching undergraduate and postgraduate students. Further testament to this resulted in Teaching Awards at the Lyell McEwin Hospital in 2008 and 2009


Prof Singh is frequently invited to conduct basic and advanced endoscopy workshops for both trainees and consultants across the country and overseas. He has had speaking engagements and ‘live’ endoscopy demonstrations around the world including in the United States, the United Kingdom, Japan, Korea, India, Singapore, New Zealand, Indonesia, Taiwan, Hong Kong, Thailand, Malaysia, Myanmar and the Philippines amongst other countries

 

"I welcome new and returning patients with the full spectrum of adult gastroenterology problems. If you would like to book a consultation with me, please visit the ‘How to Book an Appointment’ section of the website."

Raj Singh

 

Services

Consultation for all Gastroenterology and Hepatology related problems

Endoscopy, see related services below

 

Gastroscopy

Diagnostics 

- Advanced Mucosal Imaging

Gastroscopy

Intervention 

- Polypectomy

- Banding

- Stenting

- Endoscopic Mucosal Resection (EMR)

- Endoscopic Submucosal Dissection           (ESD)

- Argon Plasma Coagulation (APC)

Colonoscopy

Diagnostic

- Advanced Mucosal Imaging

 

Colonoscopy

Intervention

- Polypectomy

- Stenting

- Endoscopic Mucosal Resection (EMR)

- Endoscopic Submucosal Dissection           (ESD)

- Argon Plasma Coagulation (APC)

Capsule Endoscopy

Capsule endoscopy is a procedure that uses a tiny wireless camera to take pictures of your digestive tract. A capsule endoscopy camera sits inside a vitamin-size capsule you swallow.

Single Balloon Enteroscopy

Single balloon assisted enteroscopy (SBE) is an examination of the lining of the esophagus, stomach, and deep small intestine (duodenum, jejunum and ileum) with a small camera (flexible endoscope) which is inserted down the throat with the assistance of an overtube/balloon system

Endoscopic retrograde cholangio-pancreatography

ERCP is a procedure that enables your physician to examine the pancreatic and bile ducts. A bendable, lighted tube (endoscope) about the thickness of your index finger is placed through your mouth and into your stomach and first part of the small intestine (duodenum)

 
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How can I make an appointment?

Appointments can be made once you have obtained a referral either from your General Practitioner or Specialist. Please call 08 8522 2899 to confirm your appointment date once the referral has been faxed through/emailed by your referring doctor

Are your services covered by my insurance?

It is important to seek clarification with your Insurance Provider and enquire if procedures are covered in your plan. Procedures are performed at the Gawler Health Service (bulk billed) or the Calvary Central Districts Hospital (Insurance with no gap payment)


Consultations are generally not covered by any insurance plan. There will be a small gap payment required with the bulk of the consult covered by Medicare

Contact Us

  1. The first step is to discuss your symptoms and health concerns with your GP to make sure a Gastroenterologist  is appropriate for your situation.

  2. If your GP does think that seeing a specialist is in your best interests, you can mention my name as your preferred Gastroenterologist. I visit multiple areas so am able to be flexible to suit your needs.

  3. To receive medicare benefits for your appointment, make sure the referral is filled out correctly and that you book an appointment within 12 months. A valid referral can be for 12 months from your GP or 3 months from your specialist.

Nunyara House , 43 Adelaide Road, Gowler South SA 5118

PHONE: 08-8522 2899

FAX: 08-8523 3659

 

PHONE: 08-8522 2899

FAX: 08-8523 3659

Nunyara House , 43 Adelaide Road, Gowler South SA 5118

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