Gastroenterology is the field of healthcare that covers matters of the digestive system, in particular, the treatment of things that can go wrong with this part of the body.
At Spire Murrayfield Hospital, the highly experienced team of gastroenterologists are here to help you. Able to provide care for conditions including bowel cancer, Crohn’s disease and a range of pancreatic disorders, they’ve a wealth of experience in this area of medicine. Combining their skill with all the latest technology, they always strive to get you diagnosed and on the path to treatment fast.
Treatments offered in Edinburgh
At Spire Murrayfield, the dedicated team of private gastroenterologists near Lothian are experts in their field. By arranging a consultation today, they’ll invite you in for some tests so they can better understand what’s going on. From there, they’ll devise the most suitable form of treatment, and with emphasis on your long-term health they make recommend a procedure such as:
Conditions treated in Edinburgh
Owing to their vast knowledge and experience in this area of healthcare, Spire’s gastroenterologists near Fife have seen every possible complaint before. That’s why you shouldn’t wait around to get in touch if you’re showing signs of a condition like:
Symptoms treated in Edinburgh
The symptoms of gastroenterological issues vary from person to person, but most signs of a problem are uncomfortable or distressing. You should never have to live with these, and Spire’s gastroenterology team can almost always find a solution. That’s why you should contact them today if you’re regularly experiencing:
Test and scans carried out in Edinburgh
If you’re experiencing things like constipation and indigestion often, let the department see what they can do for you today. They’ll arrange for you to come in and undergo some testing to determine the cause, making use of innovative tools like:
Spire Murrayfield is on the west side of the city, right beside the zoo and rugby stadium. That’s also conveniently close to the City of Edinburgh Bypass and the Forth Road and Queensferry Bridges. This will also be your nearest Spire gastroenterology department if you live in the likes of Bathgate, Broxburn, Leith and Livingston.
Spire Shawfair Park Hospital
10 Easter Shawfair
Phone: 0131 654 5600
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 i…
MB ChB, MD, FRCP
I am a Consultant Gastroenterologist and Honorary Senior Lecturer at the Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh. I was previously Consultant Gastroenterologist at St Mark's Hospital, Harrow for 10 years until relocating to Edinburgh. I qualified MB ChB from Edinburgh Un…
I work in Spire Shawfair Park's endoscopy suite which holds JAG accreditation.
MBChB, MRCP, MD
Since my appointment at the Western General Hospital, I have developed a broad practice across gastroenterology. In the clinic I see patients with weight loss, difficulty swallowing, reflux, abdominal pain, change in bowel habit and rectal bleeding.
I trained in medicine in Glasgow and underwent postgraduate training in medicine and gastroenterology there, before completing my training in Edinburgh and South Carolina, USA. I am an accredited specialist in gastroenterology, dealing with a broad range of gu…