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Services provided by the department

The gastroenterology service includes purpose built endoscopy suites and offers:

  • Direct access gastroscopy
  • Diagnostic and therapeutic colonoscopy
  • Banding and sclerotherapy for oesophageal varices
  • Oesophageal dilatation and stenting
  • Injection of bleeding ulcers and ethanol necrosis of tumours
  • Diagnostic and therapeutic ERCP including sphincterotomy and stenting
  • Oesophageal function testing
  • Breath testing for bacterial overgrowth and Helicobacter
  • Inflammatory bowel disease clinic
  • Liver and biliary clinic

 

Our Clinical Team

The consulting team in the department are:

Dr Stephen EVANS

GMC: 3405691

Consultant Gastroenterologist (Specialty Lead)

Specialty Lead for Gastroenterology
Hepatology and general gastroenterology
Endoscopy, ileo-colonoscopy, IBD

 

SPH:
Clinic – Fri

ASH
Clinic – Wed

Dr Anton GUNASEKERA

GMC:

Consultant Gastroenterologist

Clinical Lead for Inflammatory Bowel Disease
GI Endoscopy Trainer, Nutrition Support Team
Hepatology, luminal gastroenterology

 

Dr Neil IKIN

GMC: 4719771

Consultant Gastroenterologist

Clinical Lead for Functional GI Disorders
Endoscopy
Upper and lower GI physiology

 

Dr Debabrata MAJUMDAR

GMC: 6057762

Consultant GI and Hepatobiliary Physician

Clinical Lead for Hepatobiliary Medicine
ERCP and Endoscopic UltraSound (EUS)
Gastroenterology, hepatobiliary medicine

 

Dr Amitabh NAIK

GMC:  

Consultant Gastroenterologist

Clinical Lead for Upper GI Cancer
GI endoscopy trainer, capsule endoscopy
ERCP, interventional endoscopy

 

Dr Owen R E WOGHIREN

GMC: 4555968

Consultant Gastroenterologist

Endoscopy, GI bleeding, colonoscopy
Irritable Bowel Disease
Gut infections, hepatology

 

 

Location

The Endoscopy Suite at St. Peter’s is located on Level 3 of the Outpatients / Departmental block.