Ashish Patel

Organization
King's College London, London, United Kingdom
Affiliation/organization & Address

King’s College London & Guys & St Thomas' NHS Foundation Trust, London, United Kingdom

 

Division
Cardiovascular Surgery
Keywords

Endovascular therapy, cell therapy, vascular surgery

 

Author Profile

Ashish Patel is a Clinical Academic Lecturer specializing in vascular surgery at King’s College London and Guy’s and St Thomas’ NHS Foundation Trust, London. He completed his medical training, receiving MBBS and BSc (Hons), at University College London (UCL) Medical School. After completing his Basic Surgical Training, he was awarded a British Heart Foundation Clinical PhD Studentship and graduated with a PhD in in 2013.

He completed his Higher Surgical Training in General & Vascular Surgery as a Clinical Academic Lecturer at King’s College London & Guy’s & St Thomas’ NHS Foundation Trust, during which time he received an Academy of Medical Sciences Grant and the Circulation Foundation’s George Davies Visionary Award.

Dr Patel has been trained in both open and endovascular surgery and his clinical interests include interventions for peripheral vascular and aortic disease. His research involves the development of novel advanced therapies for treatment of the ischemic limb, including cell and gene therapy. This work, which led to a first in man study of a novel cell-based strategy for limb revascularization currently underway at the Guy’s and St Thomas’ Biomedical Research Centre, was awarded the prestigious British Journal of Surgery Prize at the Vascular Society for Great Britain & Ireland Meeting in 2015.

Dr Patel obtained his Fellowship of the Royal College of Surgeons (FRCS) in 2017.

Interests

  • Open and endovascular surgery for peripheral arterial disease and aortic pathologies.
  • Cell and gene therapies for the treatment of peripheral arterial disease.
  • Radiation exposure in endovascular surgery.