Dr Alistair McNair

Dr Alistair McNair

MA, MB, BChir, PhD, FRCP

Gastroenterology

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3 specialists

35 years of experience
24 years as a specialist
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Overall Rating

Overall Experience

5

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4.96

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5

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“Competent, helpful and sympathetic to the patient's situation. “
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Subspecialties

  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS)
  • Hepatology
  • Inflammatory Bowel Diseases (IBD) such as ulcerative Colitis or Crohn's Disease
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Languages spoken

  • English
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Registered with

  • General Medical Council: 3085774
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    Consultation fees

    New appointment: £240

    Follow-up appointment: £190

    Practices worked at

    London Bridge Hospital

    27 Tooley Street, London, United Kingdom, SE1 2PR
    1787 reviews

    HCA UK at The Shard

    St Thomas Street, London, United Kingdom, SE1 9BS
    1550 reviews

    About

    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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    Procedures

    • Colonoscopy
    • Gastroscopy
    • Endoscopy
    • Capsule Endoscopy
    • Bowel Cancer Screening
    • Colonic Stent
    • Oesophageal Stent Insertion
    • Percutaneous Endoscopic Gastrostomy (PEG)
    • Sigmoidoscopy
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    Special interests

    • Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS)
    • Acid Reflux
    • Bloating
    • Hiatus Hernia
    • Swollen Stomach
    • Achalasia
    • Autoimmune Hepatitis
    • Barrett's Oesophagus
    • Cholestasis
    • Cirrhosis
    • Coeliac Disease
    • Colitis (Ulcerative Colitis)
    • Constipation
    • Crohn’s Disease
    • Dyspepsia (Indigestion)
    • Fatty Liver Disease
    • Functional Bowel Disease
    • Gallstones
    • Gastric (Stomach) Ulcers
    • Gastro-Oesophageal Reflux Disease (GORD) or Reflux
    • Gastro-oesophageal Reflux Disease (GORD)
    • Haemochromatosis
    • Heart Burn
    • Hepatitis
    • Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD)
    • Jaundice
    • Liver Cancer
    • Liver Disease
    • Oesophagitis
    • Primary Billiary Cholangitis (PBC)
    • Primary Sclerosing Cholangitis (PSC)
    • Upper Gastrointestinal Conditions (Oesophagus & Stomach)
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    Education

    • MA, MB, BChir Cambridge University 1985
    • FRCP Royal College of Physicians 1988
    • PhD London University 1994

    Memberships:

    • British Society of Gastroenterology
    • Fellow of The Royal College of Physicians
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