Gastroenterologists are doctors and healthcare professionals who specialise in care for the digestive system. Much of the work they do day-to-day involves testing for, diagnosing and treating conditions that occur in this part of the body.
At Spire, the dedicated team of gastroenterologists on The Wirral are highly experienced in this field. From caring for pancreatic disorders to diagnosing bowel cancers, their innovative work always puts your prognosis and long-term health first. If you’re regularly experiencing symptoms like abdominal pain and heartburn, get in touch with the team to see what they can do for you today.
Treatments offered in The Wirral
At Spire Wirral Hospital, the private gastroenterologists near Ellesmere Port are here to help. Every member of the team specialises in a range of innovative medical procedures, each tailored to your situation and aimed at reducing any unpleasant symptoms for you. If you’re diagnosed with a gastroenterological condition, they can help provide relief through treatments like:
Conditions treated in The Wirral
Experiencing things like heartburn and constipation more often than normal could be a sign of a digestive condition. Even if you’re only mildly concerned, it’s always a good idea to get things checked over. The team at Spire Wirral are ready to investigate, diagnose and treat many common complaints, including:
Symptoms treated in The Wirral
In many cases, the symptoms of a gastroenterological condition can be uncomfortable and disruptive. These signs aren’t something you should have to live with, which is why the team at Spire Wirral are committed to ensuring you live free from unpleasant effects like:
Test and scans carried out in The Wirral
If you have concerns about your digestive health, let the team at Spire Healthcare know today. Once you’ve explained the symptoms you’re experiencing, they’ll arrange for you to come in and undergo some tests, so we can better understand what the cause is. Based on your description, you can expect the team suggest a testing procedure such as:
Spire Wirral will be your closest of our gastroenterology departments if you live in some eastern parts of Merseyside, as well as Wirral towns like Deeside, Ellesmere Port, Heswall, Hoylake and West Kirby. We’re just along Holmwood Drive, which can be reached quickly from junctions 3 and 4 of the M53.
As well as being close to the M53, you can also reach us by taking the train to Birkenhead Hamilton Square station, which is a 15 minute taxi ride away. Liverpool John Lennon Airport is approximately 17 miles from the hospital.
Consultant Gastroenterologist and Hepatologist
MD, MRCP, FRCP (Edin)
I have now been practising gastroenterology for over 15 years. this included initial 5 years training in Gastroenterology from the Mersey Region during which I gained expertise in all endoscopic procedures such as gastroscopy, colonoscopy and ERCP, (endoscopy…