Gastroenterology consultants in Birmingham

Gastroenterology is the area of medicine that covers the digestive system, including the sort of health conditions and issues that can impact it. If you show symptoms in this part of the body, it’s a gastroenterologist you’ll need to see to assess the problem.

At Spire, the friendly and experienced team of gastroenterologists in the Birmingham area are ready to help you. With a wealth of experience in the field, they know exactly how to identify and manage conditions like Crohn’s disease, colon polyps and bowel cancers. All of the work they do will be aimed at improving your long-term health, which may involve a routine medical procedure.

Treatments offered in Birmingham

At Spire Parkway Hospital, the private gastroenterologists near Solihull will get you tested and diagnosed as swiftly as possible. Once they understand what condition is causing your symptoms, they’ll plan the best route forwards for treatment, making use of innovative procedures like:

  • Cancer – bowel cancer screening & prevention.
  • Colon investigations – colon cancer, colon polyps, colon polypectomy.
  • Gastro-oesophageal reflux disease, dyspepsia, gastric and duodenal ulcers.
  • Inflammatory bowel conditions – coeliac disease, ulcerative colitis, Crohn’s disease.
  • Liver – fatty liver disease, alcohol related liver disease, liver cirrhosis, abnormal liver tests and autoimmune/drug induced liver disease, jaundice.
  • Nutritional aspects of gastrointestinal diseases including anemia.
  • Pancreatology – pancreatic disorders.

Conditions treated in Birmingham

Common signs of a digestive problem include frequent diarrhoea or constipation. If you’re experiencing this, Spire’s dedicated gastroenterologists near Warwickshire can always find a way to help. With plenty of knowledge and all the latest technology to hand, the team can treat common complaints such as:

Symptoms treated in Birmingham

It doesn’t take long for the symptoms of a digestive condition to stop you in your tracks. If this sounds familiar, let the team at Spire Parkway know today. Their innovative work means you could receive relief or begin living without unpleasant effects like:

Test and scans carried out in Birmingham

If digestive complaints are a regular occurrence for you, it’s always a good idea to have things checked over. When you contact the gastroenterology team, they’ll invite you in to run some tests and assess what’s going on. They’re able to carry out all the latest techniques, including:

Finding us

Spire Parkway is our main facility for the Birmingham city region, with our gastroenterology department serving surrounding areas like Coventry, Kenilworth and Leamington Spa. You’ll find us in Solihull to the east of Birmingham, just off the A41 Solihull bypass and near the M42.

Important information about Covid-19 tests

Spire Parkway Hospital is situated a few miles south of Birmingham city centre in Solihull with easy access to the M42, M6, M40 and M5.

We're just a few miles from Birmingham International Airport.

Find us on Google maps

Spire Parkway Hospital,

1 Damson Parkway
Solihull, Birmingham
West Midlands
B91 2PP

Main Switchboard:  0121 704 1451

Self-pay treatment enquiries:  0121 704 5530

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  • Dr Mark Cox

    Consultant Gastroenterologist
    MBBS, FRCP

    Specialises in

    • Irritable bowel syndrome (IBS)
    • Complex inflammatory bowel disease
    • Therapeutic endoscopy
    • Coeliac disease
    • Upper GI cancer treatment

    Dr Mark Cox
  • Dr Andrew Holt

    Consultant Hepatologist (Liver Disease)
    MB ChB (Hons), MRCP, PhD. FRCP (London)

    I am a Consultant Liver Physician based at the world-renowned liver unit in the Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Birmingham. I trained as a GMC-registered Gastroenterologist, but have a specialist interest in liver disease (Hepatology). I have been a Consultant at th…


  • Dr Theodore Ngatchu

    Consultant Gastroenterologist
    MD, MRCP

    Specialises in

    • Bowel surgery
    • Colonoscopy, or camera into bowel
    • Flexible sigmoidoscopy, or camera into rectum

  • Professor Chuka Nwokolo

    Consultant Gastroenterologist
    MD, FRCP, FRCPE, FEBGH

    Specialises in

    • Bowel surgery, colostomy and colonoscopy
    • Inflammatory bowel disease

  • Dr Rex James Polson

    Consultant Physician and Gastroenterologist
    BSc, MB BS, LLM, MD, FRCP

    Specialises in

    • Bowel disease
    • Endoscopy
    • Gastroenterology

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