Dr Ian Arnott

Dr Ian Arnott

Consultant Gastroenterologist

Practising at

Spire Edinburgh Hospitals Murrayfield and Shawfair Park

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Treatment information

Some of the principal treatments carried out by Dr Ian Arnott at Spire include:



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Professional profile

I trained in medicine at St Andrew's and Manchester University. I completed my postgraduate training in gastroenterology in Edinburgh and Los Angeles. I am an accredited Specialist in gastroenterology, dealing with a broad range of gastrointestinal disorders including inflammatory bowel disease and other diarrhoeal conditions, gastrointestinal bleeding and upper GI cancer. I also have an interest in endoscopy including video capsule endoscopy.

I work in Spire Shawfair Park's endoscopy suite which holds JAG accreditation.

Clinical Interests

Bowel disease

Special Clinical Interests: Inflammatory bowel disease, ulcerative colitis and Crohn's disease. Endoscopy, Colonoscopy, Video capsule endoscopy and Diarrhoeal diseases.

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Qualification and professional memberships

Professional memberships

Royal College of Physicians, Edinburgh
British Society of Gastroenterology
American Gastroenterological Association

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Current NHS posts

Consultant Gastroenterologist, Western General Hospital, Edinburgh.

Honorary Senior Lecturer, University of Edinburgh.

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Personal Profile

I enjoy spending time with my wife and two sons. I also enjoy the great outdoors and a number of sporting activities.

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Private contact details

Telephone 0131 334 0363
Website http://www.edinburghgastroenterology.com
Private secretary fax 0131 316 2561