Camden & Campbelltown Hospitals
Department of Medicine

Gastroenterology Department

The gastroenterology department provides inpatient and outpatient endoscopy (gastroscopy and colonoscopy). Therapeutic procedures include endoscopic control of upper and lower GI bleeding, upper and lower GI dilatations, GI stent insertion for benign and malignant strictures, argon plasma coagulation for GAVE and radiation proctitis, and PEG insertion. Dr Turner provides ERCP at Liverpool Hospital, Dr Teoh provides Fibroscan liver assessment at Liverpool Hospital and Dr Ho provides oesophageal manometry and pH studies at Campbelltown Hospital

The Gastroenterology Department has five consultants, an advanced trainee gastroenterology registrar, a basic physician trainee medical registrar, a junior medical officer and two hepatitis nurses

Consultants

Dr Ian Turner
, VMO and Head of Dept of Gastroenterology

Main clinical interests are general clinical gastroenterology and hepatology, diagnostic and interventional endoscopy (stents, large polyp removal, APC), ERCP (Liverpool Hospital), inflammatory bowel disease management, and hepatitis B and C management. 

Supervisor of gastroenterology advanced trainee and basic physician trainee
 
Conjoint senior lecturer in UWS Medical School
 
Phone: 4628 9399 or via Campbelltown Hospital
 
Dr Wun-Chung Teoh, Staff Specialist.

Main clinical interests are general clinical gastroenterology and hepatology, endoscopy, hepatitis B and C management, and Liver Fibroscan (Liverpool Hospital).
 
Supervisor for year 3 medical students in gastroenterology and for gastroenterology intern
 
Phone: 4620 4000 or via Campbelltown Hospital
 
Dr Sam Al-Sohaily, VMO
 
Main clinical interests are general clinical gastroenterology and hepatology, colorectal polyps and cancer (clinical and PhD research), endoscopy
 
Phone: 4635 4745 or via Campbelltown Hospital
 
Dr Vincent Ho, Lecturer in Medicine UWS and conjoint gastroenterologist
 
Main clinical interests general clinical gastroenterology and hepatology, oesophageal motility and pH studies, medical student education
Phone: 4634 3000 (Campbelltown Hospital)
 
 
Gastroenterology Outpatient Clinics
  • Dr Teoh (Tuesday pm) and Dr Ho (Wednesday pm) provide hospital gastroenterology clinics
  • Irena Petrovski and Michelle Whelan provide hepatitis nursing clinics and Dr Turner and Dr Teoh provide medical support for hepatitis B and C treatment

 

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