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Last updated: 22 Apr 2020
- Inflammatory bowel disease
- Accredited endoscopist
I graduated from the University of Leicester Medical School. My postgraduate training was based in a number of London teaching Hospitals including St Georges, Chelsea & Westminster and Hammersmith Hospitals. My sub speciality interests include Inflammatory bowel disease, therapeutic and capsule endoscopy, as well as Barretts oesophagus and BRAVO PH monitoring.
I also see vast number of patients with functional GI problems such Irritable Bowel Syndrome and functional dyspepsia.
Areas of interest
Acid related disorders, Gastroscopy with Bravo capsule; Barretts oesophagus, colonoscopy, endoscopy; Video Capsule endoscopy (Pillcam)
Inflammatory Bowel disease (Crohns, Colitis), Irritable Bowel Syndrome; Colonoscopy, Coeliac disease, Liver disease
Pancreatic cancer; Oesophageal cancer; ; Colorectal (bowel) cancer; , ERCP
Current NHS consultant posts held
Epsom and St Helier NHS Trust
Current consultant position held since 2007. I have been the Clinical Lead of the GI Department for 4 years.
I was awarded the higher MD degree at Imperial College London, for my research on mechanisms of gut repair following injury, such as in Inflammatory Bowel Disease or gastrointestinal injury following the use of non steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs. I have published several original papers in peer reviewed journals and presented several original abstracts in international meetings.
I enjoy long walks and swimming.
I have been awarded the Kingston Trust Research Award, research grants from DDF (Digestive Diseases Foundation) as well as the research award from the European Gastroenterology Foundation for the best abstract and publication.
(Additional) Languages spoken
Pancreatic secretory trypsin inhibitor causes autocrine-mediated migration & invasion in bladder cancer & phosphorylates the EGF receptor, Akt 2 & 3, ERK1 & 2. T Marchbank, A Mahmood, RJ Playford. American Journal of Renal Physiology. 2013
A rare case of small bowel bleeding. N Watson, A Mahmood et al. JRSM Short report 2012;3(11):79.
Dimethyloxalyglycine stimulates the early stages of gastrointestinal repair processes through VEGF dependant mechanisms. T Marchbank, A Mahmood et al. Laboratory Investigation 2011;91(12):1684-94.
Courses offered to GPs
Potential topics for GP seminars:
Inflammatory bowel disease
Irritable Bowel syndrome
Video capsule endoscopy
GORD/ Barretts oesophagus
What to do about abnormal LFTs
Fatty liver disease
Last patient satisfaction survey of 30 random patients selected across my practice reported 100% satisfaction with the treatment.
- FRCP Royal college of Physicians 2012
- MD Imperial College London 2007
- MBChB University of Leicester 1995
Reference number 4198826
Professional bodies (positions held - last 3 yrs)
- member British Society of Gastroenterology 2007
- member British Medical Association 2004
Details of entry to specialist register
- Dr Asif mahmood, 2007
Affiliations / memberships
Medical Protection society
- Ashtead Hospital The Warren ASHTEAD KT21 2SB
- 18:00 - 20:00
- 01372 221400
- North Downs Hospital 46 Tupwood Lane CATERHAM...
- 16:00 - 18:00
- 01883 348981
- parkside Hospital Wimbledon
- 10:30 - 12:00
- 020 8971 8000
- St Anthony's Hospital, SM3 9DW
- 18:00 - 20:00
- 020 8099 2222
- St. Anthonys Hospital London Road North Cheam...
- 17:30 - 20:00
- 020 8335 4678
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