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Dr Zia Mazhar

Consultant Gastroenterologist
MBBS, MRCP

Practising at

Spire Hartswood Hospital

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Treatment information

Some of the principal treatments carried out by Dr Zia Mazhar at Spire include:

Gastroenterology

Other treatments

  • Inflammatory bowel disease
  • Endoscopy

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Professional profile

I am a consultant gastroenterologist with a private practice at Spire Hartswood Hospital, Brentwood Essex. I have been a consultant gastroenterologist at Basildon Hospital since 2011 and have extensive experience in inflammatory bowel disease (this includes supervising IBD MDT and IBD clinics) . I am a bowel cancer screening programme accredited colonoscopist and run the capsule endoscopy service at BTUH.

Gastroscopies: more than 4000 procedures. Colonoscopies: more than 2500 procedures. Caecal intubation rate: 98%, polyp detection rate: 45%. Excellent comfort scores.

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.


Clinical Interests

Gastroenterology
Endoscopy
Inflammatory bowel disease

Irritable bowel syndrome, dyspepsia, inflammatory bowel disease, coeliac disease and small bowel disease, endoscopy, gastroscopy and colonoscopy, capsule endoscopy.

Private contact details

Telephone Spire Hartswood 01277 266 766
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Qualification and professional memberships

Professional memberships

Royal College of Physicians (UK)
British Society of Gastroenterology
American Gastroenterological Association
London IBD Forum

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Current NHS posts

Consultant gastroenterologist at Basildon and Thurrock University Hospital NHS Foundation Trust

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Personal Profile

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.

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