Dr Amit Gera

Dr Amit Gera

BSc MBBS FRCP

Gastroenterology

19 years of experience
9 years as a specialist

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Subspecialties

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

  • English
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Registered with

  • General Medical Council: 4734282
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    Consultation fees

    New appointment: £240

    Follow-up appointment: £180

    Practices worked at

    HCA UK at The Shard

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

    About

    Dr Amit Gera is a consultant gastroenterologist and hepatologist at The Queen Elizabeth Hospital in Woolwich which is based in the Lewisham and Greenwich NHS Trust. Alongside this, he is the lead clinician for upper gastrointestinal and hepatobiliary cancer and furthermore leads the viral hepatitis service.

    Dr Gera qualified with distinction from Guy’s, King’s and St Thomas’ School of Medicine in 2000. Following his qualification, he undertook specialist training in gastroenterology with a particular focus in liver diseases. He later gained advanced training in viral hepatitis, hepatobiliary medicine, transplantation and critical care at the Liver Unit at King’s College Hospital.

    In 2010 he was awarded with an endoscopy fellowship by the British Society of Gastroenterology in order to train in advanced therapeutic endoscopy at The Medical University of South Carolina, USA. Since then, he has been the training programme director for the prestigious South Thames Gastroenterology training scheme and was responsible for running the regional gastroenterology teaching programme.


    Diseases, Medical Tests and Treatments

    Colonoscopy

    Endoscopy

    Flexible Sigmoidoscopy

    • Endoscopy
    • Hepatobiliary
    • Inflammatory bowel disease
    • Bowel disease including inflammatory (IBD)
    • Colonoscopy
    • Endoscopic procedures
    • Dyspepsia (indigestion)
    • Hepatitis
    • Hepatology
    • Liver disease
    • Viral Hepatitis
    • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
    • Coeliac Disease
    • Nutritional Disorders
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    Medical procedures

    • Bowel Cancer Screening
    • Capsule Endoscopy
    • Colonoscopy
    • Endoscopy
    • FibroScan
    • Gastroscopy
    • Liver Biopsy
    • Percutaneous Endoscopic Gastrostomy (PEG)
    • Sigmoidoscopy
    • Video Consultation
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    Special interests

    • Achalasia
    • Acid Reflux
    • Autoimmune Diseases
    • Autoimmune Hepatitis
    • Barrett's Oesophagus
    • Bloating
    • Cholestasis
    • Cirrhosis
    • Coeliac Disease
    • Colitis (Ulcerative Colitis)
    • Colorectal Cancer
    • Constipation
    • Crohn’s Disease
    • Diarrhoea
    • Dyspepsia (Indigestion)
    • Fatty Liver Disease
    • Food Intolerance
    • Functional Bowel Disease
    • Gallstones
    • Gastric (Stomach) Ulcers
    • Gastro-Oesophageal Reflux Disease (GORD) or Reflux
    • Gastro-oesophageal Reflux Disease (GORD)
    • Gastrointestinal Bleeding
    • Gastroparesis
    • Haemochromatosis
    • Heart Burn
    • Hepatitis
    • Hiatus Hernia
    • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
    • Iron Deficiency Anaemia
    • Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS)
    • Jaundice
    • Liver Cancer
    • Liver Disease
    • Oesophageal Cancer
    • Oesophageal Spasm
    • Oesophagitis
    • Pancreatitis
    • Polycystic Liver Disease
    • Primary Billiary Cholangitis (PBC)
    • Primary Sclerosing Cholangitis (PSC)
    • Pyloric Stenosis
    • Rectal Bleeding
    • Swollen Stomach
    • Upper Gastrointestinal Conditions (Oesophagus & Stomach)
    • Wilson's Disease
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    Education

    • MBBS (with distinction) King's College London 2000
    • FRCP Royal College of Physicians 2015
    • BSc Pharmacology King's College London 1997

    British Society of Gastroenterology

    British Association for the Study of the Liver

    Royal College of Physicians

    British Medical Association

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