Dr David Nylander

Consultant Gastroenterologist


Specialises in

  • Colonoscopy
  • Endoscopy
  • Gastroenterology
  • Inflammatory bowel disease
  • Small bowel disease

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My specialist interests are therapeutic endoscopy; I perform most therapeutic endoscopy procedures in the upper and lower GI tract to an expert level. Further endoscopy expertise includes: Small bowel double balloon enteroscopy, Accredited bowel cancer screening colonoscopist, Endoscopic treatment of premalignant conditions in the oesophagus (including in Barretts).

I am the Regional Training Program Director in Gastroenterology and am responsible for the organisation of ERCP training in the region. I have recently gained more experience in the endoscopic aspects of obesity management.

I graduated from the University of Newcastle in 1988. I did my specialist training in gastroenterology and hepatology in the Northern Regional training programme.


General Medical Council Number: C3272323

Treatment information

Some of the principal treatments carried out by Dr David Nylander at Spire include:


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Additional information

Inflammatory bowel disease

Special Clinical Interests: Diagnostic and therapeutic, endoscopy (including endoscopic retrograde, cholangiopancreatography (ERCP), Inflammatory bowel disease, Hepatobiliary disease, Small Bowel Disease.

MB BS / University of Newcastle upon Tyne / 1988
Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery

Consultant Gastroenterologist, Newcastle upon Tyne Hospitals NHS Foundation Trusts

Dr David Nylander holds less than 0.1% of the issued share capital of Spire Healthcare Group plc