Dr Reshma Rakshit
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DR RESHMA RAKSHIT

MBBS MSc MRCP PGCert Allergy
Consultant Gastroenterologist

map markerEssex

I am a mother to a lively youngster and enjoy reading, singing and playing the piano in my spare time.

MEDSTARS SAYS

Reshma is a dedicated Essex-based gastroenterologist with extensive private experience, working in Chelmsford, Colchester and Brentwood. She has particular expertise in irritable bowel syndrome, Crohn's and ulcerative colitis, but is also experienced in general gastrointestinal disorders.

REGULATORY BODIES

General Medical Council 5198455

EXPERTISE

Chronic Constipation

Endoscopy

Functional Disorders of the Gut

Irritable Bowel Syndrome

Inflammatory Bowel Disease

INTERESTS

Abdominal Discomfort and Pain

Allergic Disorders of the Gut

Coeliac Disease

Reflux/Indigestion/Heartburn

Crohn's Disease and Ulcerative Colitis

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EDUCATION

University of Kolkata Medical College 1997

University of Nottingham 2006

University of Southampton 2018

Royal College of Physicians, London 2002

LANGUAGES

Bengali

English

Hindi

I have been a Consultant Gastroenterologist working in Chelmsford since 2009. I began practising at Broomfield Hospital where I was the Inflammatory Bowel Disease Lead and the Lead for Endoscopy Training. I now provide a Gastroenterology service in the Springfield Hospital in Chelmsford, where I am also the only female colonoscopist. I have now started practising at Oaks Hospital in Colchester, Spire Hospital in Hartswood and Baddow Hospital in Chelmsford. I graduated in Medicine from the University of Kolkata in 1997 and completed my Specialist Training in the University Hospitals of Leicester, qualifying in Gastroenterology and General Medicine in 2009. I researched the effects of Inflammatory Bowel Disease on bone metabolism and was awarded a Masters in Health Services Research by Nottingham University in 2006. I have completed a post graduate certificate in allergy and wish to incorporate this in my practice. I have developed an expertise in functional disorders of the gut including irritable bowel syndrome, chronic constipation, dyspepsia, chronic diarrhoea and bloating. Communication and patient choice are key in my practice. I strongly believe that a good doctor-patient relationship leads to the best outcomes.

This practitioner is listed with the following insurers:

  • AXA PPP Healthcare
  • Aviva Healthcare
  • BUPA
  • CS Healthcare
  • Cigna HealthCare
  • Exeter Friendly Society
  • Freedom Health Insurance
  • Healix
  • Legal and General
  • PruHealth
  • Simplyhealth Group Limited
  • Standard Life Health Insurance
  • Vitality
  • Western Provident Association Health Insurance

British Society of Gastroenterology

Royal College of Physicians

Prev

SPRINGFIELD HOSPITAL

Next
REGULATORY BODIES

General Medical Council 5198455

EXPERTISE

Chronic Constipation

Endoscopy

Functional Disorders of the Gut

Irritable Bowel Syndrome

Inflammatory Bowel Disease

INTERESTS

Abdominal Discomfort and Pain

Allergic Disorders of the Gut

Coeliac Disease

Reflux/Indigestion/Heartburn

Crohn's Disease and Ulcerative Colitis

ABOUT
EDUCATION

University of Kolkata Medical College 1997

University of Nottingham 2006

University of Southampton 2018

Royal College of Physicians, London 2002

LANGUAGES

Bengali

English

Hindi

I have been a Consultant Gastroenterologist working in Chelmsford since 2009. I began practising at Broomfield Hospital where I was the Inflammatory Bowel Disease Lead and the Lead for Endoscopy Training. I now provide a Gastroenterology service in the Springfield Hospital in Chelmsford, where I am also the only female colonoscopist. I have now started practising at Oaks Hospital in Colchester, Spire Hospital in Hartswood and Baddow Hospital in Chelmsford. I graduated in Medicine from the University of Kolkata in 1997 and completed my Specialist Training in the University Hospitals of Leicester, qualifying in Gastroenterology and General Medicine in 2009. I researched the effects of Inflammatory Bowel Disease on bone metabolism and was awarded a Masters in Health Services Research by Nottingham University in 2006. I have completed a post graduate certificate in allergy and wish to incorporate this in my practice. I have developed an expertise in functional disorders of the gut including irritable bowel syndrome, chronic constipation, dyspepsia, chronic diarrhoea and bloating. Communication and patient choice are key in my practice. I strongly believe that a good doctor-patient relationship leads to the best outcomes.

INSURERS

This practitioner is listed with the following insurers:

  • AXA PPP Healthcare
  • Aviva Healthcare
  • BUPA
  • CS Healthcare
  • Cigna HealthCare
  • Exeter Friendly Society
  • Freedom Health Insurance
  • Healix
  • Legal and General
  • PruHealth
  • Simplyhealth Group Limited
  • Standard Life Health Insurance
  • Vitality
  • Western Provident Association Health Insurance
PROFESSIONAL BODIES

British Society of Gastroenterology

Royal College of Physicians