Dr Nylander graduated from the University of Newcastle in 1988. He did my specialist training in gastroenterology and hepatology in the Northern Regional training programme.
His specialist interests are therapeutic endoscopy - he performs most therapeutic endoscopy procedures in the upper and lower GI tract to an expert level. Further endoscopy expertise includes:
- Small bowel double balloon enteroscopy
- Accredited bowel cancer screening colonoscopist
- Endoscopic treatment of premalignant conditions in the oesophagus (including in Barrett’s)
He is the the Regional Training Program Director in Gastroenterology and is responsible for the organisation of ERCP training in the region. He has recently gained more experience in the endoscopic aspects of obesity management.