Midlands Bowel Centre

Spire Parkway Hospital

1 Damson Parkway, Solihull, West Midlands, B91 2PP

Dr Rex Polson, Consultant Physician and Gastroenterologist

  • BSc, MB BS, MD, FRCP

    General medicine

    Special clinical interests
    Management of dyspepsia
    Inflammatory bowel disease
    Irritable bowel syndrome 
    Hepatobiliary disease

    Research interests
    Endoscopy-based drug studies in dyspepsia
    Inflammatory bowel disease and Irritable Bowel Syndrome drug studies.
    Iron metabolism and liver disease

    Current NHS and /or university posts
    Consultant Physician and Gastroenterologist, Solihull Hospital, Heart of England NHS Foundation Trust
    Honorary Senior Clinical Lecturer, University of Birmingham

    Year of first medical qualification

    Current membership(s) of professional, national and regional bodies
    Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians
    Member of the British Society of Gastroenterology
    Member of the British Association for Study of the Liver


    Dr Polson trained and worked at St. Mary's Hospital, Paddington and also worked at the Royal London Hospital, King's College Liver Unit and Central Middlesex and St Mary’s Hospitals in London.

    Since 1991, Dr Polson has been seeing patients with predominantly gastroenterological or heptological problems, at Spire Parkway Hospital.  He has an Endoscopy list which includes patients for Direct Access gastroscopy when it is clinically appropriate.  He performs approximately 1000 endoscopic procedures each year, in the NHS and here at parkway.

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Dr Rex Polson

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