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Gastroenterology
Recommended by 7 specialists
15 years of experience
Hepatology

Dr Nowlan Selvapatt is a Consultant Hepatologist and Gastroenterologist working at Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust. He graduated from Imperial College in 2006 and completed his specialist training in London, including Advanced Training Programme at King’s College Hospital Liver Transplant and Intensive Care Unit. 

He was awarded a PhD from Imperial College in 2017 for his research in Health Economic Analyses for Viral Hepatitis Screening Programmes. In 2016 he was invited to write the World Health Organisation (WHO) Guidelines on Management of Hepatitis C. 

He has particular interests in chronic liver disease, particularly cirrhosis. He is Lead for Inpatient Liver Care and provides liaison to Intensive Care. He has published numerous research papers including in complications of cirrhosis, and book chapters on Acute on Chronic Liver Failure. 

He regularly performs diagnostic and therapeutic upper GI endoscopies (OGD) and diagnostic colonoscopy including removal of polyps. 

Dr Selvapatt’s research interests currently centre around aspects of care for patients with cirrhosis. He is currently involved in investigator led research studies and publishing original research in peer review journals as well as presentations at international conferences. 

When not working, he enjoys sport, cycling and spending time with his young family. 

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Gastroenterology
Offers video consultation
Recommended by 3 specialists
37 years of experience
Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS), Inflammatory Bowel Diseases (IBD) such as ulcerative Colitis or Crohn's Disease, Hepatology

Dr Alistair McNair is a Consultant Gastroenterologist who qualified in 1985. He has been a consultant since 1997 and is based in South East London. He manages a wide variety of disorders affecting the intestine and liver. Interests include inflammatory bowel disease (Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis), irritable bowel syndrome (IBS), coeliac disease, dyspepsia, heartburn (acid reflux), Barrett's oesophagus, abdominal pain, colorectal (bowel) cancer, gastric (stomach) cancer, pancreatic cancer, gall stones and liver disease.

He undertakes many diagnostic procedures of the stomach - gastroscopy and transnasal endoscopy, small bowel - capsule endoscopy and large bowel - colonoscopy and flexible sigmoidoscopy. Therapeutic endoscopic procedures include polypectomy, ERCP, stent insertions and balloon dilatations.

He has held a number of senior management roles including clinical Director for Gastroenterology at The Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Secretary of the endoscopy section of The British Society of Gastroenterology (2009-2012) and regional Training Programme Director. He was given a Bronze National Award for his research and work for national and regional organisations.

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General Surgery
Recommended by 1 specialist
30 years of experience
Weight Loss & Bariatric Surgery, Laparoscopic (Key-Hole) Surgery, Hepatobiliary & Pancreatic Surgery + 1more

Mr Ramar is an experienced Consultant Laparoscopic Bariatric and Metabolic surgeon with over 20 years of experience in general and laparoscopic surgery. He has previously worked in multiple London hospitals, as well as across the UK in Scotland, Doncaster and Bournemouth. He is currently working as a consultant general/ upper GI/ bariatric surgeon at King's College Hospital with a specialism in elective bariatric and upper GI surgery. He believes in a holistic approach in caring for his patients and participates at the weekly bariatric MDT and has clinics for bariatric and general and upper GI patients. He holds one of the largest NHS practices for laparoscopic bariatric surgery. 


Mr Ramar's elective work involves mainly primary and revision bariatric surgery and benign upper GI surgery including laparoscopic bile duct exploration. Mr Ramar spends his day cases performing laparoscopic surgeries from gallbladder to hernia surgery, as well as gastroscopies including therapeutic procedures. He is the lead for EGS UGI pathways and is involved in establishing and delivering surgical ambulatory care and currently is working alongside with the Surgical Ambulatory emergency Care. Mr Ramar also works as an emergency surgeon at King's College Hospital.


Furthermore, Mr.Ramar has contributed substantially to medical research, producing numerous publications. He is actively involved in research and member performing Laparoscopic Gastric banding surgery for GLIDE trial as well as contributing to studies such as cardiac changes after bariatric surgery (BARCODE) and depression and its outcome after bariatric surgery( BARIDEP).


Mr Ramar is passionate about training the next generation of surgeons and holds several educational roles. He is a clinical and educational supervisor for foundation trainees, SpR's and is an honorary senior clinical lecturer at Kings College London. 

 

 

 


Diseases, Medical Tests and Treatments


  • Metabolic surgery
  • Bariatric Surgery
  • Laparoscopic surgery
  • Gastroscopy
  • Laparoscopy
  • Medical Weight loss
  • Stomach cancer surgery 
  • Appendicitis 
  • Pancreatitis
  • Hernia 


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Gastroenterology
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Recommended by 4 specialists
32 years of experience
Inflammatory Bowel Diseases (IBD) such as ulcerative Colitis or Crohn's Disease, Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS), Pancreaticobiliary Medicine (Bile Ducts & Pancreas)

Dr David Reffitt is Clinical Director of Gastroenterology at Lewisham and Greenwich Healthcare Trust.

Dr Reffitt qualified in 1990 from Bristol University. He moved to London in 1993 after completing his General Medical Training in Bristol Royal Infirmary. He then joined the Specialist Registrar and trained in Gastroenterology and Hepatology over the next 7 years at St Thomas' Hospital and King's College Hospital. Dr Reffitt spent 3 years in research and completed an MD thesis in Gastroenterology at The Rayne Institute, St Thomas' Hospital, University of London.

Dr Reffitt has been the Training Programme Director for Gastroenterology registrars in South Thames, Kent, Surrey and Sussex regions since 2009 organising a comprehensive training programme for 75 Gastroenterology registrars.

Dr Reffitt maintains a comprehensive gastroenterology practice dealing with a complete range of disease of the upper and lower digestive tract and as a General Physician managing all medical patients.


Diseases, Medical Tests and Treatments

  • Colorectal cancer
  • Bleeding and bowel cancer screening
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS)
  • Bloating
  • Diarrhoea gastro-oesophageal reflux disease
  • Peptic ulceration
  • Coeliac disease
  • Hepatology
  • Diagnostic and therapeutic upper and lower GI endoscopy
  • Diseases of the biliary duct and pancreas
  • ERCP
  • Endoscopic Ultrasound


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Gastroenterology
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Recommended by 1 specialist
34 years of experience
Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS), General (Internal) Medicine, Inflammatory Bowel Diseases (IBD) such as ulcerative Colitis or Crohn's Disease

Dr Helen Fidler is a Consultant Gastroenterologist, appointed as a Consultant Gastroenterologist in 1998, overseeing the huge expansion of her gastroenterology department while gaining a wealth of clinical experience from an increasing population catchment area since then.

Dr Fidler qualified with a first class degree from Guys Hospital in 1987, training in London in centres of excellence including University College Hospital and The Royal Free Hospital.

Dr Fidler has maintained her research interests in irritable bowel syndrome and inflammatory bowel disease and especially the effect that the symptoms have on patient’s quality of life. Unusually, she has a particular interest in the anxious patient and has built up a multidisciplinary team to support people who would benefit from a holistic approach to troublesome symptoms. In addition to her interest in clinical gastroenterology she has national roles which reflect the high esteem of her colleagues - both as an elected member of BMA Council and as Deputy Chair of the BMA UK Consultants Committee.

Diseases, Medical Tests and Treatments

  • Investigation of abdominal pain
  • Colonoscopy
  • Endoscopy
  • Specialist dietician advice
  • Cognitive behavioural therapy and psychological support
  • Management of the anxious patient and those wishing to avoid medication
  • Luminal gastroenterology
  • Irritable and inflammatory bowel disease
  • Abdominal pain
  • Problems with bowel habit
  • Rectal bleeding
  • Bloating
  • Weight loss
  • Anaemia
  • Suspected food intolerances
  • Dyspepsia and reflux symptoms
  • Early diagnosis of cancers
  • Abnormal liver blood tests


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Gastroenterology
Recommended by 2 specialists
30 years of experience
Inflammatory Bowel Diseases (IBD) such as ulcerative Colitis or Crohn's Disease, Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS)

Dr Guy Chung-Faye is a consultant gastroenterologist at King's College Hospital and London Bridge Private Hospital. He previously served as the Clinical Lead in Upper GI Cancer for 15 years and is the current director of Bowel Cancer Screening. He treats patients with a wide range of gastrointestinal disorders, with specific expertise in gastro-intestinal cancer, gastroenteritis, inflammatory bowel disease, irritable bowel syndrome, dyspepsia, bloating and reflux. He is particularly skilled in advanced diagnostic and therapeutic endoscopic procedures and is a nationally qualified Bowel Cancer Screening Colonoscopist with a colonoscopy completion rate of over 95 per cent and very high endoscopic comfort scores.

Dr Chung-Faye graduated from the University of Leicester Medical School and earned a PhD from the University of Birmingham for his work on Gene Therapy in Colon Cancer. He has multiple peer-reviewed journal publications and book chapters to his name and is currently involved in IBD, cancer and genetics research.

In his free time, Dr Chung-Faye enjoys playing tennis and learning languages.

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Gastroenterology
Offers video consultation
Recommended by 2 specialists
36 years of experience
Inflammatory Bowel Diseases (IBD) such as ulcerative Colitis or Crohn's Disease, Hepatology, Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS) + 2more

Note - virtual consultation price for initial is £150 and follow up £100

Dr Mike Mendall qualified from Cambridge University and the Middlesex Hospital Medical School with distinction in 1985. He was one of Tatler's top private gastroenterologists in 2013. He undertook specialist training in gastroenterology at St George's in south west London. He is an experienced gastroenterologist and is frequently sought for second opinions on difficult cases. His main NHS base is Croydon University Hospital where he is lead clinician for gastroenterology which delivers 12000 endoscopies per year and he leads the Inflammatory Bowel Disease service which serves 1700 patients. He is an expert interventional endoscopist having performed more than 7000 colonoscopies, 10000 upper GI endoscopies and 3000 ERCPs as well as a large number of other endoscopic procedures. including emergency endoscopy for uncontrolled gastrointestinal bleeding, stenting to relieve obstructions of the oesophagus and gut, videocapsule endoscopy, double balloon enteroscopy and oesophageal physiology studies.

He has served on the British Society of Gastroenterology Clinical Services committee, the Upper GI Cancer London Cancer Alliance board, the National Cancer Intelligence Network Upper GI Cancer committee, and the South Wes London Gastroenterology Training Committee. He has also served on a variety of hospital committees. Dr Mendall has always had a strong research focus and remains actively involved, presenting at and attending many international meetings. HE has made and continues to make important and original contributions in a number of different areas of gastroenterology including dyspepsia, inflammatory bowel disease and irritable bowel. He has more than 100 publications many in prestigious journals including the Lancet, British Medical Journal, Gastroenterology, Gut and the American Journal of Gastroenterology.

Dr Mendall works with dedicated GI radiologists, a specialist histopathologist, upper and lower GI surgeons and GI dieticians.

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Diseases, Medical Tests and Treatments

  • Upper GI endoscopy 
  • endoscopy 
  • colonoscopy 
  • ERCP
  • oesophageal stenting 
  • oesophagal manometry and Bravo pH studies
  • Enteroscopy
  • Endoscopy 
  • cancer 
  • dyspepsia 
  • irritable bowel and inflammatory bowel disease 
  • IBS

 

 

 

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General Surgery
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Recommended by 1 specialist
34 years of experience
Laparoscopic (Key-Hole) Surgery, Colorectal Surgery, Hepatobiliary & Pancreatic Surgery + 1more

Mr. Rajab Kerwat is a Consultant General Surgeon Lewisham and Greenwich Trust. He also performs private work at London Bridge Hospital and HCA UK at The Shard. He has a special interest in upper gastrointestinal laparoscopic surgery and Gastrointestinal Endoscopy.

He qualified from Alfateh University Medical School, Tripoli, Libya in 1988. Following this he completed comprehensive surgical training that spanned twelve years in London, Cardiff and Tokyo. He was appointed as Consultant Surgeon in 2001 at Queen Mary's Hospital.

Mr. Kerwat also has vast experience in the subject of laparoscopic cholecystectomy and has published several articles on the topic. He uniquely combines keyhole (Laparoscopic) and endoscopic ERCP skills in the management of complicated gall bladder and bile duct stones in patients with jaundice, cholangitis and pancreatitis.

Owing to his extensive medical experience, he provides several advanced laparoscopic surgical procedures in his NHS and private practice hospitals including laparoscopic splenectomy, laparoscopic abdominal, groing and incisional hernia repair. He also offer Laparoscopic hiatus hernia repair surgery for primary & recurrent reflux disease (GORD) and for Giant hiatus hernia. He also performed single incision laparoscopic abdominal surgery (SILS) for cholecystectomy, hernia repair, appendicectomy and right hemicolectomy.

He is a recognised trainer in general and laparoscopic surgery for junior doctors in the Foundation Training Programme and Specialty Higher Surgical Training Programme. He is also a trainer at The Royal College of Surgeons Laparoscopic training course programme.

Since qualifying, Mr. Kerwat has been working hard to provide his patients with care of the highest quality, which is furthermore clinically effective, safe and with a positive experience. This involves adopting a continuous development profile which necessitates a regular developing of his academic and technical skills.


Diseases, Medical Tests and Treatments

  • Achalasia Surgery
  • Appendicectomy,
  • Colorectal Surgery
  • Endoscopy
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy),
  • Gastroscopy
  • Giant hiatus hernia repair
  • Hepatobiliary surgery
  • Laparoscopic cholecystectomy for gall bladder stones & common Bile Duct stones
  • Laparoscopic hiatus hernia & anti-reflux surgery for Gastro-Oesophageal reflux disease
  • Laparoscopic Heller’s for Achalasia
  • Open Hernia Repair,
  • Splenectomy 
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Femoral Hernia
  • Gallstones
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Ventral hernia
  • Gastro-Intestinal symptoms
  • ERCP & Jaundice


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Gastroenterology
Offers video consultation
Recommended by 1 specialist
33 years of experience
Inflammatory Bowel Diseases (IBD) such as ulcerative Colitis or Crohn's Disease, Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS), Pancreaticobiliary Medicine (Bile Ducts & Pancreas)

Dr Sameer Zar is a consultant gastroenterologist practising at the Royal Marsden NHS Hospital and at Epsom and St. Helier NHS Trust, where he is currently lead for Upper GI Cancer.

His specialist clinical interests include upper and lower GI cancer, IBS, Crohn’s and colitis, reflux disease, Barrett’s oesophagus and pancreas and liver disorders, treating and managing patients with these conditions. He is a recognised expert in colonoscopy, endoscopy and ERCP, and runs a GI physiology laboratory and specialist hepatitis service at the St Helier Hospital. He also offers oesophageal manometry and pH studies. Dr Zar underwent his postgraduate training in gastroenterology and general medicine in 2005 in the South West Thames Scheme. As part of his training, he undertook a PhD on the topic of food-specific serum antibodies and the effect of food on bowel motility in irritable bowel syndrome.

He has an interest in academic research, having published a number of articles in peer-reviewed international journals. As well as English Dr Zar can speak Urdu, Hindi and Punjabi with his patients in the clinic.


Diseases, Medical Tests and Treatments

  • colonoscopy
  • endoscopy
  • ERCP
  • oesophageal manometry
  • pH studies.
  • EMR and ESD of early cancers in upper and lower GI tract
  • upper GI cancer
  • lower GI cancer
  • IBS
  • Crohn’s Disease
  • colitis
  • reflux disease,
  • Barrett’s oesophagus 
  • pancreas and liver disorders


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Gastroenterology
Recommended by 3 specialists
32 years of experience
Hepatology, Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS), Pancreaticobiliary Medicine (Bile Ducts & Pancreas)

Dr Terence Wong is a Consultant Gastroenterologist and Hepatologist at St Thomas’ hospital and currently the clinical lead in hepatology and the oesophageal laboratory at St Thomas’ hospital.

Dr Wong graduated from Cambridge University and received post-graduate training at St Bartholomew’s hospital, St Thomas’ hospital and King’s College Hospital. He was awarded an MD thesis in 2001.

Dr Wong's research interests include gastroesophageal reflux disease, hepatitis, hepatology and hepatobiliary endoscopy and he has authored over 100 publications and abstracts in these fields.


Diseases, Medical Tests and Treatments

  • Cholangioscopy
  • Colonic Stenting
  • Colonoscopy
  • Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography (ERCP)
  • Endoscopy
  • FibroScan (Transient Elastography)
  • Gastroscopy
  • Liver Biopsy
  • Oesophageal Stenting
  • Percutaneous Endoscopic Gastrostomy (PEG)
  • Sigmoidoscopy
  • Gastroenterology
  • Hepatology
  • Achalasia
  • Acid Reflux
  • Autoimmune Hepatitis
  • Barrett's Oesophagus
  • Cholestasis
  • Fatty Liver Disease
  • Gastric (Stomach) Ulcers
  • Gastro-Oesophageal Reflux Disease (GORD)
  • Gastro-Oesophageal Reflux Disease (GORD) Or Reflux
  • Gastroparesis
  • Haemochromatosis
  • Heart Burn
  • Hepatitis
  • Hiatus Hernia
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Inflammatory Bowel Diseases (IBD) Such As Ulcerative Colitis Or Crohn's Disease
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS)
  • Jaundice
  • Liver Disease
  • Oesophageal Spasm
  • Oesophagitis
  • Primary Billiary Cholangitis (PBC)
  • Upper Gastrointestinal Conditions (Oesophagus & Stomach)
  • Wilson's Disease
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