Consultant Profile

Dr Edward Bettany

Dr Edward Bettany BSc(Hons), MB BS, MD, FRCP
Practicing at:
Spire Hartswood Hospital, Spire Roding Hospital
  • Gastroenterology
    • Bowel disease
    • Colonoscopy
    • Endoscopy
    • Gastrointestinal cancer
    • Inflammatory bowel disease
    • Irritable bowel syndrome
    • Liver disease
    • Nutrition
    • Pancreatology
  • General medicine
    Special clinical interests:
    • Cancer screening
    • Rectal bleeding
    • Gallstones
    • Nutrition
    • Malabsorption
    • Coeliac disease
    • Inflammatory bowel disease
    • Crohn's disease
    • Reflux
    • Hepatitis
    • Abdominal pain
    • Colitis
    • Indigestion
    • Bowel cancer
    • Endoscopy procedures ie gastroscopy, colonoscopy and ERCP
    Research interests:

    Metabolic medicine and nutritional support in hospitalised patients

    Current NHS and /or university posts:

    Consultant Physician and Gastroenterologist, Barking, Havering and Redbridge University Hospitals NHS Trust

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

    Fellow of Royal College of Physicians (London)
    Member of British Society of Gastroenterology
    Member of British Medical Association

    Contact Details 
    Telephone number to make a private appointment:
    01277 266 766
    Dr Bettany consults at Spire Hartswood Hospital on alternate Thursday mornings
    Background Information 
    Professional profile:

    Dr Edward Bettany is a senior gastroenterologist and general physician who holds clinics at The Spire Roding Hospital in Redbridge and the Spire Hartswood Hospital in Brentwood, Essex.

    After qualifying at The Royal London Hospital in Whitechapel, Dr Bettany was appointed as a consultant gastroenterologist and general physician at King George Hospital in 1999. In both his NHS post and his private practice, Dr Bettany has gained a wealth of experience in many areas of gastroenterology and general medicine, including the diagnosis and treatment of stomach and bowel cancer; irritable bowel syndrome (IBS); ulcerative colitis; Crohn's disease; liver and pancreatic disease; peptic ulcer and coeliac disease.

    Dr Bettany is a highly experienced and skilled endoscopist, performing endoscopy procedures such as gastroscopy, colonoscopy, polypectomy and ERCP on a regular basis. He also undertakes complex endoscopic Interventions, including stent Insertions and dilatation.

    Dr Bettany is Clinical Lead for Nutrition at Barking, Havering and Redbridge NHS Trust.

    Personal profile:

    Dr Battany is married with two children and two dogs. He enjoys living in rural Essex and taking part in country persuits.

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    Dr Edward Bettany

    Dr Edward Bettany, consultant gastroenterologist, Spire Hartswood private hospital, Brentwood, Essex

    For more information or to book an appointment

    To book an appointment with Dr Edward Bettany or another of our specialist consultants, call 01277 266 766.

    For other enquiries, including guide prices for endoscopy examinations, call 01277 266 761. 

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