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Professor Ingvar Bjarnason

Gastroenterology, General (internal) medicine

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  • Accredited endoscopist
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Last updated: 12 Nov 2020

Bupa specialist

  • Accredited endoscopist

About me

Professor Bjarnason takes a wholistic approach to every patient he sees. All attempts are made to minimise the use of invasive diagnostic procedures, unless symptoms demand it. Prof has carried out over 15,000 colonoscopies with 4 perforations.
Professor takes an integrated approach to treatment of IBS, involving dietitians and a Liaison Psychiatrist (when indicated) see: http://sloanecourtclinic.com/cv_RH.php
and selected efficacy proven probiotics.

Areas of interest

Luminal gastroenterology; Colorectal cancer; Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS); inflammatory bowel disease (IBD); drug-induced bowel disese; diverticulosis and all aspects of colonic disease; Endoscopic procedures in particular wireless capsule enteroscopy

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Procedures completed

  • G8080

    Capsule endoscopy (including interpretation and evaluation) - (5-50)

    Bupa Cromwell Hospital (5-50)

  • G6500

    Diagnostic oesophago-gastro-duodenoscopy (OGD) includes forceps biopsy, biopsy urease test and dye spray - (5-50)

    Bupa Cromwell Hospital (1-5)

  • H2002

    Diagnostic colonoscopy, includes forceps biopsy of colon and ileum - (5-50)

    Bupa Cromwell Hospital (1-5)

  • X3510

    IV sedation administered by operator - (5-50)

    Bupa Cromwell Hospital (1-5)

  • G8082

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

    Bupa Cromwell Hospital (1-5)

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