Mr. Shwetal Dighe

General & Upper GI surgery

Mr. Shwetal Dighe is a Consultant Upper GI and Thyroid Surgeon at Darent Valley Hospital. He initially trained in India (Mumbai) and later in the London region to broaden his surgical experience. Mr S Dighe was appointed at Darent Valley hospital as an Upper GI surgeon in 2015 and was responsible for setting up a new service in the hospital offering complex gall bladder surgery including Laparoscopic bile duct exploration, anti-reflux surgery and hiatal hernia repair. He is currently the clinical lead for Laparoscopic UGI surgery and pancreatitis. Mr Dighe has spent 2 years in research and has a MD degree form the London University. He is also the surgical audit lead in the hospital and pursues his academic interests by presenting in National conferences.

Area Of Interest

    Laparoscopic gall bladder surgery and bile duct exploration, Hiatus hernia and Oesophageal reflux disease, Laparoscopic hernia repair, Keyhole abdominal and groin hernia repairs, Recurrent hernia repair.

    Thyroid surgery, Gastroscopy and Colonoscopy, Gall stones, Hernia, Reflux, Endoscopy.