Por qué es un doctor de primer nivel/Professional statement/Perché è un dottore di prim’ordine

Dr Amit Chattree is an exceptionally skilled and renowned Consultant Gastroenterologist with subspecialty in expertise in luminal gastroenterology including inflammatory bowel disease and endoscopy. He worked in world-leading centres during his training in North and Central London, gaining valuable expertise in treating the most complex gastrointestinal conditions.  He runs an expert practice and receives referrals from colleagues at many centres regionally, including for second opinions, and manages a diverse range of conditions  and symptoms including inflammatory bowel disease, bowel cancer, general liver disease, coeliac disease, dyspepsiagastrointestinal cancer (upper and lower GI cancers), small bowel conditions, diarrhoea, rectal bleeding, gastrointestinal polyps, bowel cancer screening and complex abdominal pain.

Dr Chattree is an expert in diagnostic and therapeutic endoscopic procedures with outstanding outcomes. During his training, he underwent an advanced endoscopy fellowship at the University Hospital of North Tees.  He is an accredited colonoscopist for the NHS bowel cancer screening programme and leads the tertiary small bowel service at South Tyneside and Sunderland NHS Foundation Trust, the tertiary regional referral centre for small bowel disease for the North East and Cumbria. Dr Chattree performs a wide range of diagnostic and therapeutic endoscopic procedures: from small bowel endoscopy procedures (capsule endoscopy, single balloon enteroscopy, double-balloon enteroscopy) to upper and lower GI endoscopies including bowel cancer screening, complex polypectomy, transnasal endoscopy, luminal stenting, dilatation and therapeutic endoscopy.


Dr Chattree has obtained numerous major achievements during his career. He is the lead author of the British Society of Gastroenterology Guidelines for the management of large colorectal polyps and also developed the world’s first framework for the management of large polyps.  In addition he has published multiple articles in peer reviewed journals and was awarded a prize by the British Society of Gastroenterology for his work in 2015.  He has been an invited speaker and presented his own research at national and international conferences. He greatly contributes to research in small bowel disease, inflammatory bowel disease research and endoscopy and has been a principal investigator for numerous trials.  He is highly regarded by both patients and colleagues and regularly receives outstanding feedback for his work. 

Especialista en

Inflammatory bowel disease (IBD)

What is inflammatory bowel disease (IBD)? Inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) a medical term used to describe a group of diseases that cause &...

Capsule endoscopy

What is a capsule endoscopy? A capsule endoscopy is a minimally invasive method of examining the digestive system. It’s a breakth...

Double balloon enteroscopy

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Polypectomy

What is a polypectomy? A polypectomy is a minimally-invasive procedure carried out with a colonoscope or...

Bowel cancer

What is it? Bowel cancer, also known as colorectal cancer, originates from the development of tumour cells in the mucosa of the bowel. Given th...

Liver disease

What are liver diseases?           ...

Enfermedades, Pruebas y Tratamientos

  • Balloon enteroscopy
  • Bowel cancer
  • Capsule endoscopy
  • Coeliac disease
  • Double balloon enteroscopy
  • Endoscopy
  • Indigestion (dyspepsia)
  • Inflammatory bowel disease (IBD)
  • Irritable bowel syndrome (IBS)
  • Liver
  • Liver disease
  • Polypectomy
  • Polyps
  • Stomach cancer

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  • Nuffield Health Newcastle Upon Tyne Hospital
    Clayton Road, Jesmond NE2 1JP - Newcastle upon Tyne
    (+44) 01912499396

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Artículos

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Video capsule endoscopy: special considerations
Have you ever wondered how even the smallest and narrowest of areas in the intestine can be examined? In this article we found out how a video capsule endoscopy can be used to check the lining of the small intestine and whether problems can occur from this procedure. Leading gastroenterologist, Dr Amit Chattree, talked us through preparation using a patency capsule , potential risks and whether or not the capsule can get stuck inside of the bowel.
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When is a video capsule endoscopy recommended?
Many people will experience gastrointestinal issues in their lifetime. We spoke to a leading consultant gastroenterologist about video capsule endoscopy, we found out how you should prepare for this procedure and when video capsule endoscopy might be recommended. Top gastroenterologist, Dr Amit Chattree, who is based in Newcastle, talked us through the procedure.
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