Dr. Amal Premchandra Upadhyay

Consultant Gastroenterologist

Available Sat, Jun 29,  from 05:20 at Medcare Hospital Sharjah

30 years experience

Al Nud, Sharjah

Available Sat, Jun 29, from 05:20 at this clinic



Clinic Locations

Medcare Hospital Sharjah
Address

King Faisal Street, Sharjah, UAE

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Opening Hours

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Phone Number

+9718006332273

About

Dr. Amal Premchandra Upadhyay is a Consultant in Gastroenterology at the Medcare Royal Speciality Hospital. With over three decades of sterling service in his chosen field, he has worked across India, the Sultanate of Oman and the UAE. He completed both his MBBS and MD from BJMC, Gujarat University, India. He completed DM in Gastroenterology from University of Mumbai. He was certified as a Diplomate National Board (DNB) in Gastroenterology from the National Board of Examinations, New Delhi, India. He is an International member of the American Society of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy (ASGE) and a life member of both the Indian Society for Gastroenterology (ISG) and the Society of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy of India (SGEI). He is a member of the World Endoscopy Organisation (WEO) and holds a Fellowship of the Royal College of Physicians (FRCP), Edinburgh.

Dr. Upadhyay started his illustrious career as a Resident at LTMMC and Sion Hospital, situated in Mumbai, India. After that, he worked as a Junior Consultant at Batra Hospital in New Delhi and Willingdon Hospital in Chennai before joining the well-known Apollo Hospitals (Chennai) as an Associate Consultant. He then relocated to the Middle East, spending more than a decade at the Royal Hospital, MOH, Sultanate of Oman. He joined the Royal Hospital (Division of Medicine) as a Specialist in Gastroenterology and then by dint of his skills and hard work became a Senior Specialist in Gastroenterology and finally a Senior Consultant in Gastroenterology. He relocated to Dubai, UAE in 2015 and has practised for many years as a Consultant in Gastroenterology at Aster Hospital in Mankhool. He is also attached to Medcare Hospital - Sharjah.

Dr. Upadhyay’s commitment and dedication to his work are reflected in the use of the most advanced techniques in medicine. His areas of special interest include diagnostic and therapeutic endoscopy of the upper and lower GI tract, including, but not limited to treatment of GI bleeding, removal of polyps, endoscopic mucosal resection, dilation and stenting of luminal strictures in the gut, and advanced endoscopic interventions in biliary ducts and pancreas through ERCP. He is also skilled in applications of endoscopic ultrasound-guided (EUS) guided biopsy and therapeutic interventions, as well as Capsule enteroscopy. He also performs colon cancer screening and removal of polyps, screening for malignancy in Barrett’s oesophagus and IBD, and palliation of intestinal cancers. Focusing on his patients’ needs, he utilises his skills and understanding to treat a wide range of gastroenterological problems like Inflammatory bowel disease (IBD), Gastro-oesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD), Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS), liver disorders including chronic hepatitis and medical as well as endoscopic treatment of obesity. He is proficient in managing patients with conditions like CBD stones, pancreatic calculi, peptic ulcer and H. Pylori, bowel obstruction and IBD (Ulcerative colitis + Crohn's Disease). He has successfully carried out removal of complex polyps and early neoplasia by endoscopy (ESD/EMR), drainage of pancreatic pseudocyst using EUS. He also has valuable experience in performing oesophageal manometry and pH studies.

Dr. Upadhyay enjoys watching movies and stand-up comedy. To keep fit he plays tennis and likes solving Sudoku and doodling too. He has received several awards and has presented papers in many publications in different journals. Medical education interests him a great deal and he is an Academic Supervisor for the IMT programme and the JRCPTB, UK.  He speaks English, Gujarati and Hindi.

Areas of Expertise

IBS NUD
H. Pylori infection
Inflammatory bowel disease
Chronic hepatitis
CBD, Pancreatic stones or tumors
Intestinal cancer screening and prevention
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Languages

English
Hindi
Gujarati

Education

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MBBS

BJMC, Gujarat University

India

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MD

BJMC, Gujarat University

India

Experience

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Consultant in Gastroenterology

Medcare Medical Centre

location

Sharjah, UAE

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Consultant Gastroenterologist & Hepatologist

Aster Hospital - Mankhool

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Dubai, UAE

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Resident Doctor

LTMMC and Sion Hospital

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Mumbai, India

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Junior Consultant

Batra Hospital

location

New Delhi, India

Insurance

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NextCare
General Network - GN
RN2
Comprehensive
RN Enhanced
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Daman
Network 1
Network 2
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ALICO
Gold Card
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Neuron
Government of Dubai (ENAYA SCHEME) - Platinum
Comprehensive
Gold
General Network Plus - GN +
Euromed Platinum
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Accepted Payments

Cash

In-Person Only

Credit Card

Apple Pay

Memberships

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The Royal College of Physicians (MRCP), UK

Member

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The Indian Society of Gastroenterology (ISG)

Member

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The Society of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy of India (SGEI)

Member

Registration & License

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MOH License

V3734

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Dr. Amal Premchandra Upadhyay

Medcare Hospital Sharjah

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