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Farooq Rahman

Gastroenterology

26 years of experience
26 years of experience

PATIENT REVIEWS

4.88

Reviewed By

Doctify

About

Dr Farooq Rahman is a Consultant Gastroenterologist practicing in the heart of London at University College Hospital. In addition to this he is an Honorary Associate Professor at University College London, allowing him to pursue his interest in research and undergraduate/postgraduate education. Dr Rahman qualified from the Royal Free School of Medicine in 1997. Subsequently, he completed his Gastroenterology specialist training on the North East London Rotation and went on to obtain a PhD from UCL investigating the immuno-pathogenesis of inflammatory bowel disease.

Dr Farooq Rahman is a luminal Gastroenterologist, that is, a gastroenterologist concerned with conditions affecting the lining of the GI tract (e.g. gastric ulcers, coeliac disease, IBD etc.). His interests include inflammatory bowel disease, clinical nutrition & intestinal failure, and endoscopy. In addition to this, he is regularly consulted by patients suffering from irritable bowel syndrome, bile acid malabsorption, and radiation enteropathy as well as a whole host of other conditions.

As well as Dr Rahman’s clinical and teaching responsibilities, he is committed to furthering the field of gastroenterology through conducting research into conditions such as Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis (inflammatory bowel diseases) and intestinal failure, which has lead to many high impact peer-reviewed publications in renowned scientific journals, such as The Lancet, Gut, Journal of Experimental Medicine, Journal of Crohn's & Colitis and Inflammatory bowel disease.

This combination of education, research and clinical practice ensures Dr Rahman has the skills to provide the highest level of treatment and an excellent standard of care to his patients.

Subspecialities

Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS), Inflammatory Bowel Diseases (IBD) such as ulcerative Colitis or Crohn's Disease

All procedures

  • Colonoscopy
  • Gastroscopy
  • Endoscopy (OGD)
  • Parenteral Nutrition
  • Bowel Cancer Screening
  • Coloproctology
  • Enteral Feeding
  • Enteroscopy
  • Liver Function Tests
  • Percutaneous Endoscopic Gastrostomy (PEG)
  • Sigmoidoscopy
  • Video Consultation

All conditions

  • Bloating
  • Colitis (Ulcerative Colitis)
  • Coeliac Disease
  • Constipation
  • Diarrhoea
  • Acid Reflux
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS)
  • Gallstones
  • Gastro-Oesophageal Reflux Disease (GORD) or Reflux
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD)
  • Upper Gastrointestinal Conditions (Oesophagus & Stomach)
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Dyspepsia (Indigestion)
  • Fatty Liver Disease
  • Food Intolerance
  • Functional Bowel Disease
  • Gastric (Stomach) Ulcers
  • Gastritis
  • Gastro-oesophageal Reflux Disease (GORD)
  • Gastrointestinal Bleeding
  • Gastroparesis
  • Heart Burn
  • Hiatus Hernia
  • Iron Deficiency Anaemia
  • Nausea and Vomiting
  • Oesophagitis
  • Rectal Bleeding
  • Stomach / Abdominal Pain
  • Swollen Stomach

Languages

English

Qualifications

BSc(Hons) PhD FRCP

Registered with

General Medical Council: 4415819

Locations

42-52 Nottingham Place, London, W1U 5NY

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41 Welbeck Street, London, W1G 8DU

  • Thursday:
    5:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Consultation Fees

New appointment: £300

New appointment: £230

Reviews

Overall Rating

Overall rating

Overall experience

4.88 / 5

Personal care received

4.89 / 5

Explanation of care provided

4.88 / 5

PATIENT REVIEWS

4.88

Reviewed By

Doctify