Dr Ian Arnott
BSc, MBChB, FRCP (Ed), MD
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.
Some of the principal treatments carried out by Dr Ian Arnott at Spire include:
Spire Edinburgh Hospitals Murrayfield and Shawfair Park is only able to provide Covid-19 tests to patients undergoing surgery at our hospital. Covid-19 testing or antibody tests are not available as a standalone service.
Royal College of Physicians, Edinburgh
British Society of Gastroenterology
American Gastroenterological Association
The genetic and environmental factors implicated in inflammatory bowel disease. Novel therapies in Crohn's disease, non - invasive assessment of disease activity and prognosis in inflammatory bowel disease. Video capsule endoscopy. UK National IBD Audit
Consultant Gastroenterologist, Western General Hospital, Edinburgh.
Honorary Senior Lecturer, University of Edinburgh.
I enjoy spending time with my wife and two sons. I also enjoy the great outdoors and a number of sporting activities.