Dr Dharmaraj Durai

Gastroenterology, General (internal) medicine

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  • Accredited endoscopist

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Last updated: 14 Aug 2020

Specialises in

  • Endoscopy
  • Inflammatory bowel disease

Bupa specialist

  • Accredited endoscopist

About me

I qualified as a doctor in 1994. After completing higher medical and Specialist training in UK, I became a Consultant Gastroenterologist in 2006. My NHS practice is based at the University Hospital of Wales, Cardiff where I undertake general gastroenterology clinics, specialist inflammatory bowel disease clinics, endoscopy lists, provide inpatient and emergency gastroenterology service.

My private practice is based at Spire Cardiff hospital. I have done thousands of upper GI endoscopies, flexible sigmoidoscopies and Colonoscopies. I see thousands of patients with various gastrointestinal disorders every year. I undertake research and currently involved in International clinical trials in Inflammatory bowel disease. I am also actively involved in training postgraduate doctors in gastroenterology and endoscopy. I keep up-todate with my knowledge and endoscopic skills by regularly attending International Gastroenterology conferences.

I am experienced in managing patients with various gastrointestinal problems:Inflammatory bowel disease, Nutritional disorders, Altered bowel habits, Diarrhoea, constipation, rectal bleeding, Food intolerance, coeliac disease, malabsorption, gastro oesophageal reflux, heartburn, swallowing problems, peptic ulcer, Abdominal bloating, abdominal pain, weight loss, nausea and vomiting, iron and vitamin deficiency anaemias, diagnose gastrointestinal cancer.

Areas of interest

Ulcerative colitis; Crohn's disease; Irritable bowel syndrome; Gastric duodenal ulcer; acid reflux; gastrointestinal bleeding; Coeliac disease; Nutritional disorders; Food intolerance; pancreatic disorders; gastrointestinal cancer; endoscopy; Colonoscopy; gastroscopy; flexible sigmoidoscopy; colonic polyps; diverticular disease;

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Procedures completed

  • G6500

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

    Spire Cardiff Hospital (5-50)

  • X3510

    IV sedation administered by operator - (5-50)

    Spire Cardiff Hospital (1-5)

  • H2002

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

    Spire Cardiff 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)

    Spire Cardiff Hospital (1-5)

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