Dr Simon Campbell: Gastroenterology

Dr Simon Campbell



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Specialises in

  • Endoscopy
  • Inflammatory bowel disease

About me

Dr Campbell qualified from Birmingham University in 1994 with honours in medicine.

After his initial training, he was offered a research fellowship in Edinburgh where he achieved an MD under the training of Professor Subrata Ghosh examining immunomodulatory therapy in inflammatory bowel disease.

In 2001 he achieved a place in the Oxford Deanery where he continued to develop interests in IBD and drug therapy, while getting extensive training in irritable bowel syndrome (IBS), coeliac disease as well as interests in advanced endoscopic techniques.

In 2004 he undertook an Advanced Endoscopy Fellowship at the Royal Liverpool University Hospital, receiving training from Professor Tony Morris. He trained in colonoscopy, endomucosal resection as well as running the capsule endoscopy service there.

He has published and presented more than 100 original research posters and articles, published books and chapters in the field of inflammatory bowel disease. Appointed at Manchester Royal Infirmary as Consultant Gastroenterologist in 2006-2014 and became the IBD/research lead for the department in 2009. Now a predominantly private practitioner with NHS appointments in specialist endoscopy and bowel cancer screening.

He is Honorary Senior Lecturer a both Salford University and Manchester University and Scientific Advisor for Crohn's and Colitis UK.

Royal College tutor for Manchester Royal Infirmary (2012-13), a BSG IBD committee member(2012-2015, BSG IPC committee member (2015-) and an accredited bowel cancer screening colonoscopist.

In 2013 he was appointed as editorial board member for Crohn's and Colitis UK and was made Fellow of Royal College of Physicians.

Areas of interest

Capsule endoscopy; Gastro-intestinal oncology; Colonoscopy; Endoscopy - therapeutic; Endoscopy - upper GI; Endoscopy - lower GI; Coloproctology; Bowel disease including inflammatory (IBD, Crohn's disease, ulcerative colitis, colitis); Endoscopic procedures; Coeliac disease, Barrett's oesophagus, IBS, diarrhoea and constipation; GORD (acid reflux, dyspepsia); colorectal cancer; oesophageal cancer; iron deficiency anaemia; gastrointestinal bleeding; BRAVO capsule; abdominal pain; pelvic pain; rectal bleeding; bowel cancer; stomach cancer; oesophageal cancer; STRETTA antireflux treatment, Pelvic floor dysfunction

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Procedures completed

  • X3510

    IV sedation administered by operator - (>50)

    BMI The Alexandra Hospital (>50)

  • G6500

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

    BMI The Alexandra Hospital (5-50)

  • H2002

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

    BMI The Alexandra Hospital (5-50)

  • G8082

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

    BMI The Alexandra Hospital (5-50)

  • H2003

    Therapeutic colonoscopy with snare loop biopsy or excision of lesion - (5-50)

    BMI The Alexandra Hospital (5-50)

  • H2502

    Diagnostic flexible sigmoidoscopy (including forceps biopsy and proctoscopy) - (5-50)

    BMI The Alexandra Hospital (5-50)

  • G4460

    Endoscopic radiofrequency ablation for gastro-oesophageal reflux disease - (1-5)

    BMI The Alexandra Hospital (1-5)

  • H5240

    Banding of haemorrhoids - (1-5)

  • G4410

    Therapeutic oesophago-gastro-duodenoscopy (OGD) with insertion of prosthesis - (1-5)

    BMI The Alexandra Hospital (1-5)

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