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The Wellington Hospital

The Wellington Digestive Centre

The Wellington Hospital

Comprehensive care for patients with digestive disorders and gastrointestinal problems.

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020 7483 5148

21 Wellington Road

St Johns Wood

London NW8 9SQ

Payment options available: This facility offers treatments at a fixed price

Welcome to The Wellington Digestive Centre

Our Gastrointestinal (GI) Centre brings together medical and surgical specialties, managing the many diseases and disorders of the digestive system. Our service groups within the centre comprise of Hepatopancreatobiliary (HPB), Colorectal, Upper and Lower GI conditions, GI cancer and Endoscopy.

 

At the heart of the world-class care we offer is The Wellington Endoscopy Centre, the first private JAG accredited Endoscopy centre in London, which has led the way in offering pioneering diagnostic and therapeutic endoscopy care for the past 20 years.

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    World-leading gastroenterologists and gastrointestinal surgeons

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    The latest diagnostic technology

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    JAG accredited Endoscopy Centre

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    Pioneering procedures including HIPEC treatment

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    Consultant-led teams of sub-specialists from each area of GI

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    Level 3 ICU back up

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    Minimally invasive procedures and robotic surgery

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    The full range of GI conditions treated

World renowned consultants

Gastroenterologists in our Endoscopy Centre have dedicated their lives to understanding conditions of the digestive system.  They treat patients from London and all over the world because in our centre, you’ll see a consultant who subspecialises in exactly what you need. They offer screening for bowel cancer or diagnosis and treatment for diseases that affect any part of the digestive system, which include the oesophagus, stomach, colon and rectum. Some of our consultants specialise in endoscopic examination of the small bowel and of the pancreatic and bile ducts.


If your case is complex, they’ll discuss your diagnosis and treatment plan with many other senior clinicians. It’s their combined skill and judgement that delivers the best outcomes for patients. Working in teams, they’re pioneering new procedures and bringing the latest techniques to our hospital, offering our patients more options.


Wellington Digestive Centre consultants

Consultant

Stuart Bloom

Consultant Gastroenterologist

Specialties

Gastroenterology: General Gastroenterology,Gastroscopy OGD,Colonoscopy,Flexible sigmoidoscopy

Works at

The Wellington Hospital

Consultant

Martyn Caplin

Consultant Gastroenterologist

Specialties

Gastroenterology: General Gastroenterology,Gastroscopy OGD,Colonoscopy,Flexible sigmoidoscopy,Gastrointestinal cancers,Lower gastointestinal cancers,Gastrointestinal cancers,Neuroendocrine tumours

Works at

The Wellington Hospital

Consultant

Mark Hamilton

Consultant Gastroenterologist

Specialties

Gastroenterology: General Gastroenterology,Gastroscopy OGD,Colonoscopy,Flexible sigmoidoscopy,Video capsule endoscopy

Works at

The Harley Street Clinic

The Wellington Hospital

Golders Green Outpatients and Diagnostics Centre

Consultant

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Sara McCartney

Consultant Gastroenterologist

Specialties

Gastroenterology,General Gastroenterology,Gastroscopy OGD,Colonoscopy,Flexible sigmoidoscopy,Paediatric gastroenterology,Paediatrics: General Gastroenterology,Gastroscopy OGD,Colonoscopy,Flexible sigmoidoscopy

Works at

The Portland Hospital

The Wellington Hospital

Consultant

Clive Onnie

Consultant Gastroenterologist

Specialties

Gastroenterology: General Gastroenterology,Gastroscopy OGD,Colonoscopy,Flexible sigmoidoscopy,ERCP,Video capsule endoscopy

Works at

The Wellington Hospital

Golders Green Outpatients and Diagnostics Centre

Consultant

Ray Shidrawi

Consultant Gastroenterologist

Specialties

Gastroenterology: General Gastroenterology,Gastroscopy OGD,Colonoscopy,Flexible sigmoidoscopy,ERCP,Video capsule endoscopy,Endoscopic ultrasound

Works at

The Wellington Hospital

Consultant

Voi Shim Wong

Consultant Gastroenterologist

Specialties

Gastroenterology: IBD,Gastroscopy OGD,Colonoscopy,Flexible sigmoidoscopy,General Gastroenterology,Video capsule endoscopy

Works at

The Wellington Hospital

Golders Green Outpatients and Diagnostics Centre

Wellington GI

Specialising in every aspect of gastrointestinal care

Our team of highly experienced gastroenterologists specialise in diagnosing and treating the full range of digestive disorders and gastrointestinal problems. Our consultant use The Wellington Endoscopy Centre to provide consultation and endoscopic procedures relating to all aspects of digestive health.


Some common gut-related problems we treat include abdominal pain, Barrett’s oesophagus, coeliac disease, diarrhoea, inflammatory bowel disease (IBD - comprising ulcerative colitis and Crohn's disease), irritable bowel syndrome (IBS), malabsorption, reflux disease, rectal bleeding and ulcers. We also specialise in the management of upper and lower colon cancer. 


The centre is also home to highly specialist units including the Advanced Colorectal Surgery Unit offering HIPEC treatment and the Neuroendocrine Tumours Unit led by Professor Martyn Caplin, who has a vast experience in neuroendocrine tumours and an international reputation for treating neuroendocrine tumour patients. 

What we offer

Digestive health

Our consultants can help with all gut and digestive health problems including irritable bowel syndrome, Inflammatory Bowel Disease including Crohn's disease, and ulcerative colitis, reflux disease, functional disorders (incontinence) and haemorrhoids.

Digestive surgery

Our world-class surgeons offer specialist services in a full range of colorectal and upper gastrointestinal conditions. Whether you have oesophago-gastric and pancreatic conditions, weight loss, bowel and abdominal problems, we care for all your digestive needs.

Endoscopy

The Wellington Hospital is home to the first private JAG accredited endoscopy centre in London. We offer a full range of tests and procedures including gastroscopy and colonoscopy to help with the diagnosis and treatment of your condition.

ENT

Our comprehensive service for the treatment of ear, nose and throat (ENT) conditions include hearing and imbalance disorders, head and neck surgery, thyroid and nasal problems. We can aid in diagnosing your symptoms and getting you back to good health.
GI Doctors

The world’s leading GI doctors in one place

Our consultants and clinicians meet regularly to discuss complex patient cases. In a multidisciplinary team meeting, they’ll scrutinise evidence, review images and debate diagnosis and treatment.


Every opinion is heard and nobody defers to any one person. Together they channel decades of experience gained from treating thousands of patients, into making the best decision for every individual.

Wellington Digestive Centre

Outstanding facilities, teams and equipment

The complex medical procedures our consultants carry out is only possible with the best facilities, teams and equipment. From the latest robotic technology, to the most advanced video endoscopes, we have everything we need to care for our patients — including intensive care unit.


These factors combined are why our world-renowned gastroenterologists, leading gastrointestinal surgeons and respiratory physicians choose to practice at our hospitals.

JAG accredited Endoscopy Centre

In London's first private JAG accredited centre we are able to offer the full range of upper and lower gastrointestinal endoscopic investigations and treatments. There are no waiting lists and you will normally have your report the same day. 

Within our centre we have dedicated endoscopy nurses and colorectal clinical nurse specialists, who help each patient through their procedures in the endoscopy suite.
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Pioneering HIPEC treatment

We're one of only two private centres in the UK that offer HIPEC treatment for colorectal peritoneal metastases.
Neuroendocrine Tumour Unit

Neuroendocrine Tumours Unit

Led by Professor Martyn Caplin, who has vast experience and an international reputation for caring for patients in our hospital from all over the world with neuroendocrine tumours.
 

Unique access to your consultant throughout

When you are a patient in our Endoscopy Centre you will have a dedicated consultant who will always follow you through your treatment with us. If you have any additional questions, you will be fully supported by a dedicated endoscopy nurse.

Diagnostics and imaging services at The Wellington Endoscopy Centre

Our advanced imaging suite provides a range of services, to take you seamlessly from consultant to diagnosis. You can book an appointment to suit your schedule from Monday to Friday, 8am to 8pm, and results are usually available within 24 hours. We can also offer Saturday appointments.

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Our diagnostic and imaging services include:

• MRI • CT Scan • Ultrasound • X-ray • Fibroscan • Gastroscopy • Colonoscopy • Flexible sigmoidoscopy • Endoscopic ultrasound • ERCP • Capsule endoscopy • Hydrogen breath tests • Blood tests

Our location

21 Wellington Road

St Johns Wood

London NW8 9SQ

The Wellington Digestive Centre is based at The Wellington Hospital's central facility in St Johns Wood, London.

Contact us

Any questions? Get in touch and we'll be happy to help.

020 7483 5148
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