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- Elstree Outpatients and Diagnostics Centre ( HCA )
- Beaufort House, The Waterfront Elstree Road Elstree WD6 3BS
Leaders Gastrointestinal Care London (LGCL)
Elective Services (ES)
Professional Profile:Dr Akeel Alisa is a Consultant Gastroenterologist, Hepatologist and General Physician at the Royal Free NHS Foundation Trust, Barnet & Chase Farm Hospitals. Dr Alisa was awarded his medical degree from Cambridge University in 1993, Girton College. He trained at various leading London hospitals including King's College, University College London and St George's and gained experience in all aspects of Gastroenterology, Hepatology, Endoscopy and General Medicine. He was awarded Membership of the Royal College of Physicians (London) in 1998 and received his MD from UCL in 2012. He was appointed as a Consultant Gastroenterologist & General Physician at The Royal Free NHS Trust, Barnet & Chase Farm Hospitals. He is local Lead in Endoscopy Training. He is faculty member at St George's National Endoscopy Training Centre & United European Gastroenterology.
Areas of Interest:
Upper and Lower Diagnostic & Therapeutic Endoscopy;
Gastroscopy, Colonoscopy, Flexible Sigmoidoscopy, complex polyp removal by endoscopic mucosal resection (EMR), stricture dilatation & stent insertion, Gastrointestinal bleeding, feeding tubes (PEG/PEJ) and Capsule Endoscopy.
He undertook research at the Institute of Hepatology, focusing on cirrhosis & UK first living related liver transplant as well as other aspects of General Gastroenterology & Endoscopy. He published numerous papers and has been an invited speaker at various national and international meetings as well as after dinner speeches for the George Best charity. He believes in informed choice and a multidisciplinary approach in treating patients.
Qualifications:BSc, MB;BChir (Cambridge), MRCP (Gastro), MD (Res.) UCL, FRCP (London)
Current NHS Posts:
Consultant Gastroenterologist, Hepatologist and General Physician at the Royal Free NHS Foundation Trust, Barnet & Chase Farm Hospitals.
Dr Akeel Alisa was born In New York, USA and has a great interest in travelling. He has travelled widely throughout America, Europe, North Africa and the Middle East. He enjoys cycling, walking and swimming.