Dr Christopher Meaden

Gastroenterology, General (internal) medicine


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  • Accepting new patients
  • Available for:
    • Phone consultations

Last updated: 7 Jun 2020

Specialises in

  • Endoscopy
  • Hepatobiliary
  • Inflammatory bowel disease

About me

I have been a Consultant in Gastroenterology and General Internal Medicine since 2005. I see BUPA patients with a wide range of gastroenterology problems at BMI, The Lancaster Hospital. All new and follow up consultations and all endoscopies (gastroscopy, colonoscopy, sigmoidoscopy and ERCP) are performed by me. If a patient needs additional tests (such as CT scan, MRI scan and capsule endoscopy) then I arrange this

I am an accredited Bowel Cancer Screening Colonoscopist, which requires a higher level of performance than normal consultant practice. I am the only consultant in the Lancaster region providing this service at BMI. I also train juniors doctors and consultant colleagues in colonoscopy.

Patients who are referred to me typically have complaints such as
• Abdominal pain/discomfort
• Indigestion/heartburn/wind/bloating
• A change in bowel habit (diarrhoea and constipation)
• Bleeding at defacation
• Anaemia
• Gallstone problems
• Abnormal scan results
• Abnormal liver blood tests (LFTs)
• A family history of cancer

Areas of interest

Advanced endoscopy, bowel cancer screening, liver disease, endoscopy outcomes.

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Procedures completed

  • X3510

    IV sedation administered by operator - (5-50)

    BMI The Lancaster Hospital (5-50)

  • G6500

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

    BMI The Lancaster 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)

    BMI The Lancaster Hospital (1-5)

  • H2002

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

    BMI The Lancaster Hospital (1-5)

  • H2502

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

    BMI The Lancaster Hospital (1-5)

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