Dr Zia Mazhar
I am a consultant gastroenterologist with a private practice at Spire Hartswood Hospital, Brentwood Essex.
I have performed - Gastroscopies: more than 4,000 procedures. Colonoscopies: more than 2,500 procedures. Caecal intubation rate: 98%, polyp detection rate: 45%. Excellent comfort scores.
I have been a consultant gastroenterologist at Basildon Hospital since 2011 and have extensive experience in inflammatory bowel disease this includes supervising the IBS, MDT and IBD clinics). I am a bowel cancer screening programme accredited colonoscopist and run the capsule endoscopy service at BTUH.
I obtained my initial general medical and gastroenterology training in UK. I then spent some years abroad and completed my gastroenterology training after returning to UK in 2003.
Spire Hartswood Hospital 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 (UK)
British Society of Gastroenterology
American Gastroenterological Association
London IBD Forum
Consultant Gastroenterologist, Basildon and Thurrock University Hospital NHS Foundation Trust
My husband is a consultant cardiologist at Southend Hospital and I have two sons. I enjoy sports, especially tennis, and was the university ladies tennis champion for four consecutive years. I am an avid gardener and enjoy travelling.