Dr David Reffitt: Gastroenterology , General (internal) medicine
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Dr David Reffitt

Gastroenterology, General (internal) medicine

 

  • Fee assured
  • Accredited endoscopist
Overview

Specialises in

  • Endoscopy
  • Hepatobiliary
  • Inflammatory bowel disease

Bupa specialist

  • Video and telephone consultations
  • Accredited endoscopist

About me

Dr Reffitt qualified from Bristol University in 1990. After completing his General Medical Training in Bristol Royal Infirmary, he moved to London in 1993 and as a Specialist Registrar trained in Gastroenterology and Hepatology over the next 7 years at St Thomas' Hospital and King's College Hospital. He spent 3 years in research and completed an MD thesis in Gastroenterology at The Rayne Institute, St Thomas' Hospital, University of London. He has been a Consultant in his current post since December 2002. He has been Clinical Director of Gastroenterology at Lewisham and Greenwich NHS Trust since 2013. He was Training Programme Director for South London and KSS Gastroenterology 2009 to 2013. He has specialist interests in therapeutic gastroscopy and colonoscopy, rectal bleeding, anaemia, diarrhoea and constipation, irritable bowel syndrome, ulcerative colitis and Crohn's disease, nutrition, dyspepsia and acid disorders of the stomach and pancreatico-biliary disease,
EUS and ERCP

Areas of interest

colon cancer; colon cancer screening; Colonoscopy • Bowel disease including inflammatory (IBD) • Diarrhoea • rectal bleeding; irritable bowel syndrome; Dyspepsia (indigestion); gastric ulcer disease; abdominal pain • Nutrition • Endoscopic procedures • Pancreatic and biliary disease; pancreatic cancer; Endoscopic Ultrasound; ERCP; common bile duct stones; gallstones; abnormal LFTs; liver disease

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Procedures completed

  • X3510

    IV sedation administered by operator - (>50)

    (5-50) (5-50)

  • H2002

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

    (5-50) (1-5)

  • G6500

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

    (5-50) (1-5)

  • G8082

    Diagnostic oesophago-gastro-duodenoscopy (OGD) and immediate colonoscopy includes forceps biopsies, biopsy test and dye spray (as sole procedure) - (5-50)

    (1-5)

  • J6730

    Endoscopic upper gastrointestinal ultrasound, e.g. for pancreatico-biliary diagnosis/transmucosal biopsy - (5-50)

    (1-5)

  • H2220

    Endoscopic ultrasound for tumour staging, including diagnostic endoscopy - (1-5)

  • H2502

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

    (1-5)

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