Consultant Profile

Dr Gareth Thomas

Dr Gareth Thomas MB BS - Bachelor of Medicine / Bachelor of Surgery
BSc - Bachelor of Science
MD - Doctor of Medicine
FRCP - Fellow Royal College of Physicians
Practicing at:
Spire Cardiff Hospital
  • Gastroenterology
    • Bowel disease
    • Gastrointestinal pathology
    • Inflammatory bowel disease
    • Liver disease
Special clinical interests:

Oesophageal diseases
Inflammatory bowel disease
Liver diseases
Functional gastrointestinal disorders

Research interests:

Novel treatments for inflammatory bowel disease

Current NHS and /or university posts:

Consultant Physician & Gastroenterologist, University Hospital of Wales, Cardiff

Year of first medical qualification:
Current membership(s) of professional, national and regional bodies:

British Society of Gastroenterology
South Wales British Society of Gastroenterology representative

Financial interests/shares:

Holds less than 0.1% of the shares in Spire Healthcare Group plc

Contact Details 
Telephone number to make a private appointment:
029 2073 5515
Private secretary telephone number:
029 2074 3291
Private secretary fax:
029 20743291
Personal email address:
Background Information 
Professional profile:

Dr Thomas qualified from St Bartholomew's Hospital, London and trained in London, Cornwall and Cardiff. He was appointed Consultant Physician and Gastroenterologist at University Hospital Wales, Cardiff in 1996. Dr Thomas is happy to deal with all aspects of Gastroenterology, however, his specific interests are oesophageal disorders, inflammatory bowel disease and liver disease. His continued research interests are into oesphogeal disorders and novel treatments for inflammatory bowel disease.

Personal profile:

My non-medical interests include good food, wine and rugby - often on the same day !

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