Consultant Profile

Dr Asish Bassi

Dr Asish Bassi MBBS; MPhil, FRCP, MD
Practicing at:
Spire Liverpool Hospital
  • Gastroenterology
    Special clinical interests:

    Endoscopy – Gastroscopy, sigmoidoscopy, Colonoscopy, ERCP. Management of gastrointestinal conditions like constipation, diarrhoea, anaemia, indigestion, irritable bowel syndrome, reflux disease

    Research interests:

    Pharmocoeconomics of inflammatory bowel disease

    Current NHS and /or university posts:

    Consultant Gastroenterologist, Whiston Hospital, St Helens & Knowsley NHS Hospitals Trust

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


    American Society of Gastroenterology

    American Society of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy

    Contact Details 
    Telephone number to make a private appointment:
    08444 990 617
    Monday and Wednesday evenings
    Background Information 
    Professional profile:

    Dr Bassi (MBBS, MPhil, MD, FRCP) is a medical gastroenterologist with interest in luminal gastroenterology and therapeutic endoscopy (gastroscopy, colonoscopy, sigmoidoscopy, ERCP). He trained in the leading units in Wales, London and Liverpool and was awarded a Doctorate of Medicine (MD) degree from Liverpool University. 

    He is the clinical director for gastroenterology at St Helens & Knowsley NHS Hospitals Trust where he was appointed as a Consultant in 2005. He provides the gastro lead for nutrition and lower GI services. He is a member of the colorectal cancer multidisciplinary team which specialises in prevention and management of bowel cancer. His other clinical interests include management of conditions such as diarrhea, constipation, irritable bowel, Crohn’s disease, ulcerative colitis, Coeliac disease, indigestion, reflux disease and anaemia.

    He is a member of the British Society of Gastroenterology, American Society of Gastroenterology and American Society of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy. Dr Bassi is an accredited trainer for endoscopy and a honorary senior lecturer at Liverpool University. He enjoys his role as a royal college tutor at Whiston Hospital.  He continues to keep up with his research interest in pharmaco-economics and his research has been presented at national and international meetings.


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    Dr Asish Bassi

    Dr Asish Bassi, Gastroenterology, Gastro Liverpool, Spire Liverpool Hospital, Private Healthcare Liverpool, Liverpool, Gastroenterology Liverpool, Gastro management Liverpool

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