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Best Gastroenterologists in London

Are you looking for a good private gastroenterologist (GI doctor) near you in London, UK? Find the top gastroenterologists near you in London, read verified reviews and book an appointment online.

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List of top gastroenterologists in London

The best gastroenterologists in London 2024 according to patient reviews are listed in this page. Some of the services that a top gastroenterologist in London can provide are: diagnose and treat problems in gastrointestinal (gi) tract and liver. In addition to the full introduction of the doctors and specialists, you can see their locations, photo gallery, verified reviews, social contacts or get an appointment, online counseling and telephone counseling from registered specialists in Doctorshire.

Gastroenterologists in United Kingdom

Gastroenterologists are doctors who specialize in the digestive system. They diagnose and treat conditions of the esophagus, stomach, small intestine, large intestine, rectum, and anus. They also treat liver, gallbladder, and pancreas diseases.

What exactly does a gastroenterologist do?

Gastroenterologists perform a variety of procedures to diagnose and treat digestive disorders. These procedures may include:

  • Endoscopy: This is a procedure in which a long, thin tube with a camera is inserted into the mouth or rectum to view the digestive tract.
  • Biopsy: This is a procedure in which a small piece of tissue is removed from the digestive tract for testing.
  • Blood tests: These tests are used to check for signs of infection, inflammation, or other problems.
  • Stool tests: These tests are used to check for signs of infection, inflammation, or other problems.

What conditions does a gastroenterologist treat?

Gastroenterologists treat a wide variety of digestive disorders, including:

  • Gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD): This is a condition in which stomach acid backs up into the esophagus, causing heartburn and other symptoms.
  • Peptic ulcer disease: This is a condition in which ulcers form in the lining of the stomach or small intestine.
  • Inflammatory bowel disease (IBD): This is a group of chronic diseases that cause inflammation of the digestive tract.
  • Crohn's disease: This is a type of IBD that can affect any part of the digestive tract.
  • Ulcerative colitis: This is a type of IBD that affects the large intestine.
  • Hepatitis: This is an inflammation of the liver.
  • Cirrhosis: This is a scarring of the liver that can lead to liver failure.
  • Pancreatitis: This is an inflammation of the pancreas.

When should you visit a gastroenterologist?

You should see a gastroenterologist if you have any of the following symptoms:

  • Heartburn that occurs more than twice a week
  • Indigestion that lasts for more than two hours
  • Nausea or vomiting
  • Abdominal pain
  • Blood in the stool
  • Weight loss
  • Fatigue

Finding the top gastroenterologists near you

There are many ways to find a gastroenterologist in London. You can ask your primary care doctor for a referral, or you can search on Doctorshire. Here are a few resources to help you find a gastroenterologist:

  • Doctorshire: The Doctorshire has a directory of gastroenterologists in the UK.
  • The British Society of Gastroenterology (BSG): The BSG has a directory of gastroenterologists in the UK.
  • The Royal College of Physicians (RCP): The RCP has a directory of gastroenterologists in the UK.
  • The NHS Choices website: The NHS Choices website has a directory of gastroenterologists in the UK.