Dr Mark Whitehead

Consultant Physician and Gastroenterologist

MB BS MRCP


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I am a consultant physician and gastroenterologist at the Conquest Hospital, Hastings. Having qualified in 1984 at Westminster Medical School, I continued my medical training at The Kent and Canterbury Hospital, Conquest Hospital and St Thomas' Hospital, London. I was then a research fellow in gastroenterology at St Thomas' Hospital investigating the treatment of helicobacter pylori, in particular, the effects of metals. Following this I took a senior registrar post in medicine and gastroenterology in Swansea and Cardiff.

My special interests are in endoscopy, nutrition, dyspepsia and peptic ulcer disease. I have published research on treatment of non-ulcer dyspepsia, treatment of helicobacter pylori, trace metal absorption and causes of abnormal liver function tests.

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Treatment information

Some of the principal treatments carried out by Dr Mark Whitehead at Spire include:

Gastroenterology

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Clinical interests

Gastroenterology
Endoscopy
Nutrition

Special clinical interests: Dyspepsia and peptic ulcer disease.

Current NHS posts

Consultant Gastroenterologist, Conquest Hospital, East Sussex Healthcare NHS Trust.

Personal profile

I am a keen walker and ornithologist.

Contact information

Private secretary Mandy
Private secretary telephone 01424 757414
Private secretary fax 01424 757453