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Matthew Banks



General medicine



NHS Base

University College London Hospital

Clinics at

Chelsea Outpatient Centre

Emergency Admissions



020 7881 4054


Dr Banks is a Consultant Gastroenterologist and Director of Endoscopy at University College London Hospital NHS Trust, where he is also Honorary Senior Lecturer.

In addition to general gastroenterology and hepatology, his special interests include gastrointestinal cancers, gastro-oesophageal reflux disease, Barrett’s Oesophagus and Irritable Bowel Syndrome. With a PhD on the mechanisms of diarrhoea, he has particular expertise in the investigation and management of this condition. 

He is accomplished in interventional endoscopic techniques and is one of a few national endoscopy trainers with exemplary performance standards, particularly in colonoscopy. A sabbatical in Tokyo’s National Cancer Centre enabled him to refine his endoscopic techniques. He undertakes pocedures including colonoscopy, gastroscopy, therapeutic endoscopy, endoscopic ultrasound (EUS), laser therapy and endoscopic mucosal resection (EMR/ESD). 

Special Interests

Heartburn, gastro-oesophageal reflux, Barrett's Oesophagus, bowel cancer, constipation, diarrhoea, colonoscopy, endoscopy, general medicine.

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