London Radiology is founded by Dr David Burling (Consultant Radiologist at St. Mark's Hospital) an eminent Radiologist with outstanding clinical and academic experience.

Our Vision

Our vision is to combine our specialist experience to deliver a step change in the quality of diagnosis, assessment and surveillance of patients with gastrointestinal and pelvic floor disorders. We have fostered strong professional relationships with leading Surgeons, Physicians and General Practitioners to ensure our patients receive the best care available in the UK.

Our dedicated team ensures patients are fully supported from the outset, whatever their scan requirements. At London Radiology, patients will access the full range of state of the art scanning equipment and be cared for by a skilled team of radiographers who undertake high quality imaging assisted by our consultant radiologists.

Meet the Team

Dr David Burling

Consultant gastrointestinal radiologist, St Mark’s Hospital, LNWH Trust


My career has been dedicated to the prevention of bowel cancer and other abdominal or pelvic disorders. World class training, research and clinical experience have helped me to develop imaging pathways for early and accurate diagnosis, avoiding unnecessary delays in…


> 1993 MBChB University of Leicester > 1994-1999 Post GMC registration medical training in Leicester, New Zealand and Bath > 1998 MRCP (UK) Member of the Royal College of Physicians UK 1999-2005 Specialist training in Radiology (Wessex region) > 2003 FRCR Fellowship of…

Current Affiliations

> Full registration with the General Medical Council > Fellow of the Royal College of Radiologists > Fellow of the European Society of Gastrointestinal and Abdominal Radiology > Member British Society of Gastrointestinal and Abdominal Radiology > Member of the British Medical Association > Member…


Dr Burling has over 100 published peer reviewed publications (and numerous scientific presentations) related to imaging of bowel disorders including authorship of articles in the British Medical Journal and Lancet. He is regularly invited to speak at national and international…


Dr Burling has trained several hundred Radiology Consultants and Radiographers in CT Colonography and is Co-Director of the National CT Colonography Training and Accreditation Programme (NCTCTAP). He jointly developed and delivered a 'Train the Trainers' course for leading Radiology Consultants…

Dr Robert Hywel Thomas

Consultant diagnostic and interventional radiologist, Hammersmith Hospital and St Mary’s Hospital/Imperial Trust


Dr Robert Thomas qualified from St Bartholomew's and The Royal London School of Medicine in 2003. He trained as a physician, gaining membership to The Royal College of Physicians in 2007 and developing a particular interest in gastrointestinal (GI) medicine. Moving…



Current Affiliations

> London Radiology LLP, 9 Harley Street, Marylebone, London, W1G 9AL > The London Clinic, 20 Devonshire Place, Marylebone, London, W1G 6BW > King Edward VII's Hospital, 5-10 Beaumont Street, Marylebone, London, W1G 6AA > The Lindo Wing, St Mary's Hospital, Praed Street,…

Dr Andrew Plumb

Associate Professor of Medical Imaging and Consultant gastrointestinal radiologist, UCLH Trust


My key professional goals are to prevent bowel cancers and to improve the care of people suffering from gastrointestinal diseases. I firmly believe that timely, accurate, personalised imaging is critical to these aims. As an internationally-renowned clinical expert, researcher, and…


> 2016 PhD (University College London; one of only 15 Graduate Scholars at UCL) > 2010 Fellowship of the Royal College of Radiologists (awarded the Frank Doyle Medal for best performance in the Final FRCR 2A examination) > 2007 Membership of the…

Current Affiliations

> Full registration with the General Medical Council, with Certificate of Completion of Specialist Training > Fellow of the Royal College of Radiologists > Fellow of the European Society of Gastrointestinal and Abdominal Radiology > Member of the British Society of Gastrointestinal and…


>£5 million in research grants awarded since 2012, £2.9 million as lead or co-lead investigator >60 peer reviewed, indexed research articles including first author publications in The Lancet Gastroenterology and Gut > Appointed the Roentgen Professor for 2019 by the Royal College…


> Lead for European Society of Gastrointestinal and Abdominal Radiology CT colonography training workshop, 20 invited lectures at international or national conferences since 2014 > Meeting President for the premier UK GI radiology conference in 2017 > Committee member for largest…

Dr Philip Lung

Consultant radiologist, St. Mark’s Hospital, LNWH Trust


Dr Phillip Lung trained in Medicine at King's College London and achieved a BSc in Immunology and Cell Pathology at University College London with 1st class honours. He trained in Radiology at King's College Hospital and worked as an assistant…



Dr James Burn

Consultant gastrointestinal radiologist, Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust


Dr James Burn trained at Imperial College School of Medicine and later completed his general radiology training in London before undertaking sub-specialty fellowship training in GI imaging at St Mark’s Hospital, London and then Abdominal Imaging and Intervention at the…

Associate Partners

Dr. Arun Gupta

Consultant Gastrointestinal Radiologist

Dr. Eirini Vrentzou

Consultant Urological Radiologist

Dr Nemi Gandy

Consultant Radionuclide Radiologist


We have particular expertise in early diagnosis and imaging assessment of the following conditions:

  • Bowel cancer and its precursor, the colonic polyp
  • Other abdominal and pelvic malignancy such as cancer of the oesophagus, stomach, small bowel, pancreas and liver
  • Inflammatory bowel disease including Crohn's disease
  • Pelvic floor disorders including assessment of faecal incontinence and constipation
  • Fistula, anal pain and other anal disorders
  • Anaemia and gastrointestinal bleeding

We also have consultant expertise in Interventional Radiology, offering diagnostic and therapeutic options for a wide range of intra-abdominal and pelvic pathologies required by our referring specialist clinicians.

The service is supported by our highly experienced administration team who co-ordinate scan bookings, appointments and patient reports. London Radiology scans and reports can be viewed by the referring doctor, at any time, through a secure and user-friendly website.

We also provide a second opinion for patients or their referrers, wherever they are in the world, which we can arrange by electronic transfer.When necessary, we can co-ordinate individually tailored imaging follow up and assessment.