Dr Adam Harris

Consultant Gastroenterologist


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I have worked as a Consultant Physician and Gastroenterologist since 1997. I graduated from Charing Cross and Westminster Medical School in 1987 after completing an intercalated degree in physiology. After training in general medicine and gastroenterology in London and the Home Counties, I worked in research investigating H pylori, acid and dyspepsia and was awarded an MD in 1995. I was Senior Registrar to Professor David Silk at Central Middlesex Hospital, London until May 1997 when I was appointed to the Tunbridge Wells Hospital.

I am an active member of the British Society of Gastroenterology (BSG). I was appointed Secretary (2005-9) and Chair of the Clinical Services and Standards Committee (2009-15). I was Associate Editor for Guidelines to Gut and was Deputy Editor to Frontline Gastroenterology (2009-11). I established the BSG Independent Practice Committee in 2010 and now represent my colleagues in Surrey, Sussex and Kent.


Treatment information

Some of the principal treatments carried out by Dr Adam Harris at Spire include:


Other treatments

  • Bowel disease
  • Endoscopy
  • Gastrointestinal
  • Gastrointestinal cancer
  • Inflammatory bowel disease

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Additional information

Inflammatory bowel disease

Special clinical interests: Coeliac disease; Crohns disease; Gastro-oesophageal reflux; Irritable bowel syndrome; Luminal gastroenterology; Peptic ulcers; Proctitis; Reflux disease and ulcerative colitis

BSc / University of London / 1984
Bachelor of Science

MB BS / University of London / 1987
Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery

MRCP / Royal College of Physicians, London / 1990
Member of the Royal College of Physicians, London

MD / University of London / 1990
Doctor of Medicine

FRCP / London / 2000
Royal College of Physicians

Professional memberships

British Society of Gastroenterology (BSG)

Royal College of Physicians of London

American Gastroenterology Association

  • Dyspepsia
  • Helicobacter pylori
  • Inflammatory bowel diseases

I was a co-author of the NICE Guidelines on Ulcerative Colitis. I was co-editor and co-author of the BSG Handbook for Independent Practice.

Media Coverage

Listen to Dr Adam Harris on Reflux Radio discussing helicobacter pylori infection

I resigned from the Tunbridge Wells Hospital in September 2017 after over 20 years working as a consultant physician and gastroenterologist.

Telephone 0203 727 6179
Website https://www.westkentgastro.com
Private secretary Mollie Jones
Private secretary telephone 0203 727 6179
Private secretary email info@westkentgastro.com