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Treatments & Specialties

Consultant Physician & Gastroenterologist

Dr John O’Donohue

Dr John O’Donohue

Consultant Physician & Gastroenterologist

Gastroenterology

Bowel Cancer Screening

Endoscopy

Dr O'Donohue qualified from University of Dublin, Trinity College, in 1987. He was awarded the Blaney Gold medal for First in Medicine, St James' Hospital. After house-jobs in Dublin, he moved to London in 1990 as a registrar and trained in Gastroenterology and Hepatology at King's College Hospital Liver Unit, St. Bartholomew's/Homerton London, and then at the Western Infirmary, Glasgow.

 He has been a Consultant in his present post since July 1998. In his current career he has developed a major interest in endoscopy, both in his clinical practice (see above) and in management and service redesign. He is a member of the Units subgroup of Joint Advisory Group which regulates endoscopy, and is colonoscopy lead for quality assurance of the NHS Bowel Cancer Screening service in London, as well as Clinical Director of the SE London programme.

 He maintains a comprehensive gastroenterology practice dealing with a comprehensive range of diseases of the upper and lower digestive tract, and continues to practice as a general physician admitting acute medical patients. He also maintains research interests in endoscopy service improvement and non-alcoholic steatohepatitis.

Special interests

Inflammatory bowel disease, Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS), gastroesophageal reflux disease, peptic ulcer, coeliac disease, hepatology including viral hepatitis, endoscopy and bowel cancer screening (including colonoscopy, polypectomy, diagnostic and therapeutic upper GI endoscopy and ERCP, video capsule endoscopy)

Consulting Address

St Thomas Street, The Shard

London

SE1 9BS

Consulting Sessions:

Secretary:

Pam Bond

Telephone:

020 8333 1777

Fax:

020 8333 1777

Email:

pamela.bond@bmichoice.co.uk

Website:

Qualifications:

MA MD FRCPI FRCP

NHS Base:

University Hospital Lewisham