Dr Bob Grover

Bob qualified from Charing Cross and Westminster Medical School in 1996, also obtaining a First Class honours BSc during his medical school training.

After extensive training in Gastroenterology, General Medicine and Hepatology at teaching and district general hospitals across North West London, Dr Grover was awarded a competitive Royal College of Physicians Fellowship to train towards a PhD. He was a clinical research fellow at Imperial College London and was awarded his PhD thesis in 2010 for his work on Brain Imaging in Liver disease. He has presented his work at International meetings and published in peer-reviewed journals.

Bob then undertook further training in advanced Hepatology at the Internationally-renowned King’s College Hospital Liver Unit and St Mary’s Hospital and was awarded sub-specialty accreditation in Hepatology.

Bob’s main clinical research interest is improving quality of care delivered to patients by collaborative working between different care providers. He has been personally awarded nearly 500k of competitive grants for his various research projects to date.

Bob is a full-time Gastroenterologist, Hepatologist and General Physician at Hillingdon and Mount Vernon Hospitals, caring for NHS in and outpatients with acute and chronic gastroenterological and liver conditions. Furthermore he also performs a specialist liver clinic, investigating and treating patients with liver conditions including autoimmune hepatitis, hepatitis B and hepatitis C.

He provides endoscopy services to both in and out patients, performing over 700 NHS colonoscopies and gastroscopies per year and is an accredited colonoscopy trainer. He also provides emergency out-of-hours endoscopy cover to both Hillingdon and the Harefield Hospitals.

Bob lives in West London with his wife, a Paediatrician, and 2 young children. His interests include gardening, DIY, cinema and providing a shuttle bus service for his children between swimming, ballet and children’s parties.

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