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Dr Joseph Collum

Dr Joseph Collum

Gastroenterology, General (internal) medicine 06079642

 

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  • Open Referral network
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Open Referral network

Specialises in

  • Endoscopy
  • Inflammatory bowel disease

About me

Dr Collum is a consultant gastroenterologist and clinical director for gastroenterology and endoscopy at East Lancashire Hospitals NHS trust. His main area of specialist clinical interest is in inflammatory bowel disease, for which he is the lead doctor at ELHT. He also diagnoses and treats a wide variety of upper and lower GI disorders including coeliac disease, irritable bowel syndrome, constipation and gastro-oesophageal reflux among others.

Dr Collum is also an experienced endoscopist and an accredited Bowel Cancer Screener.

After attending Manchester University, Dr Collum completed his medical training in Manchester and Liverpool. He went on to obtain a higher degree from Keele University, and has been granted Clinical Excellence awards for his improvements to services at ELHT.

Areas of interest

Inflammatory bowel disease; Crohn's disease; Ulcerative colitis;microscopic colitis; Irritable Bowel syndrome; IBS Dyspepsia; Gastro - oesophageal Reflux; GORD; coeliac disease; bloating; constipation; diarrhoea; alteration in bowel habit; diverticular disease; colonoscopy; gastroscopy

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Procedures completed

  • X3510

    IV sedation administered by operator - (5-50)

    Beardwood Hospital (The) (5-50)

  • H2002

    Diagnostic colonoscopy, includes forceps biopsy of colon and ileum - (1-5)

    Beardwood Hospital (The) (1-5)

  • G6500

    Diagnostic oesophago-gastro-duodenoscopy (OGD) includes forceps biopsy, biopsy urease test and dye spray - (1-5)

    Beardwood Hospital (The) (1-5)

  • H2502

    Diagnostic flexible sigmoidoscopy (including forceps biopsy and proctoscopy) - (1-5)

    Beardwood Hospital (The) (1-5)

  • G8082

    Diagnostic oesophago-gastro-duodenoscopy (OGD) and immediate colonoscopy includes forceps biopsies, biopsy test and dye spray (as sole procedure) - (1-5)

    Beardwood Hospital (The) (1-5)

  • H2003

    Therapeutic colonoscopy with snare loop biopsy or excision of lesion - (1-5)

    Beardwood Hospital (The) (1-5)

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