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General (internal) medicine

Comprehensive care for a range of conditions

Our general medicine consultants specialise in the diagnosis, management and non-surgical treatment of new and chronic conditions or diseases

Overview

Our multidisciplinary team of consultants is highly experienced in a wide range of general medical conditions, including diabetes, liver and pancreatic illnesses, digestive and respiratory conditions and vascular disorders. We're able to provide a fully supported approach to your care, whether you're referred to us by your GP or admitted as an urgent patient. With comprehensive screening services and the very latest in diagnostic imaging technology, we focus on early detection so we can deliver a course of treatment tailored to your specific needs.

Expertise

Our consultants work closely with our acute admissions service to make sure you have fast access if you need specialist diagnostic imaging or surgery.

  • Enteroscopy

    Need to know

    An enteroscopy is a diagnostic procedure to look at the lining of your small intestine. A thin, flexible microscope with a light called an enteroscope is used. This test is used to check for disease and can also be used to take tissue samples (a biopsy) to be analysed, if necessary.

  • Colonoscopy

    Need to know

    You could be referred for a colonoscopy if you've had blood in your stool or noticed any changes in your bowel habits. It's an effective diagnostic procedure that allows our consultant to examine your bowel in detail. You might have a colonoscopy as part of a biopsy or for removing polyps.

  • Mens health screening

    Need to know

    As you get older or if you're concerned about hereditary disease, screening is a positive way of taking care of yourself. You have a series of tests tailored to your age, lifestyle and family history so we can look out for the things that are most likely to affect you.

  • Bone density DEXA scan

    Need to know

    A bone density scan is also known as a DEXA (dual energy X-ray absorptiometry) scan, DXA scan, and bone densitometry scan. The loss of bone density with age (osteoporosis) weakens your bones. This type of scan is used to measure the density and strength of your bones, and check for osteoporosis.

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Our consultants

We're proud to work with leading experts across a range of medical fields, whose skills are matched by their integrity and compassion.

Our facilities

From complex surgery to straightforward procedures, we provide exceptional care across our network of hospitals, outpatient centres and specialist clinics.

  • London Bridge Hospital Facility

    London Bridge Hospital

    27 Tooley Street

    London

    SE1 2PR

    Appointments and Enquiries 020 7234 2009
    Imaging Appointments 020 7234 2773
    Switchboard 020 7407 3100

  • Wellington-south-hero-facility-582-582

    The Wellington Hospital

    Wellington Place

    London NW8 9LE

    Appointments 0207 483 5148
    Enquiries 020 3131 7478

  • The Lister Hospital Facility

    The Lister Hospital

    Chelsea Bridge Road

    London

    SW1W 8RH

    Appointments 020 7811 4000
    Enquiries 020 3131 4978

Request an appointment

We're happy to help you make an appointment with one of our experienced consultants.

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