Consultant Profile

Dr James Stewart

Dr James Stewart MBChB, FRCP, LLM
Practicing at:
Spire Leicester Hospital
  • Gastroenterology
    • Bowel disease
    • Inflammatory bowel disease
    • Irritable bowel syndrome
    • Nutrition
Special clinical interests:

Investigation and treatment of all aspects of gastroenterology especially inflammatory bowel disease, coeliac disease, mal-absorbtion, anaemia and nutritional problems.

Current NHS and /or university posts:

Consultant Physician and Gastroenterologist, University Hospitals of Leicester NHS Trust

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

Royal College of Physicians of London (Examiner)
British Society of Gastroenterologists (Member of Nutrition Committee)
British Association of Parenteral and Enteral Nutrition

Contact Details 
Telephone number to make a private appointment:
0116 265 3685
Private secretary:
Spire Medical Secretaries Office
Private secretary telephone number:
0116 265 3014
Private secretary fax:
0116 272 9009
Private secretary email address:
Background Information 
Professional profile:

Dr Stewart undertook his undergraduate training at Leicester Medical School, qualifying in 1991. The majority of his postgraduate training was also in the Leicester hospitals and he developed an interest in gastroenterology early in his career.

He is currently consultant gastroenterologist and clinical lead for adult nutrition and intestinal failure at University Hospitals of Leicester.

He was formerly a clinical co-ordinator for NCEPOD and authored national reports on parenteral nutrition and kidney disease. Dr Stewart  is a Chairman of examiners for the Royal College of Physicians and clinical teacher at Leicester Medical School where he lectures on nutrition.

Dr Stewart has a particular interest in nutrition and inflammatory bowel disease.

Personal profile:

Dr Stewart is a keen rugby enthusiast and follows the Leicester Tigers, plays the guitar badly, enjoys rock music and the occasional single malt whisky!

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Dr James Stewart

Dr James Stewart Gastroenterology Consultant, Leicester, private hospital specialist.

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