Dr John Martin

DR JOHN MARTIN

MA MD FRCP

Consultant Gastroenterologist

"I have a passion for colonoscopy and I work to develop innovative new methods to improve colorectal cancer screening."

MEDSTARS SAYS

John is an enthusiastic London-based gastroenterologist who specialises in bowel cancer screening and advanced colonoscopy. His research has focused on developing new ways of detecting bowel cancer early, and he puts this expertise into practice in the diagnosis and management of bowel cancer and Inflammatory Bowel Disease both in the NHS and privately.

REGULATORY BODIES

General Medical Council 3336920

EXPERTISE

Colon Cancer Screening

Colonoscopy

Inflammatory Bowel Disease

Therapeutic Colonoscopy

INTERESTS

Capsule Endoscopy

Irritable Bowel Syndrome

Disease of the small intestine

Polypectomy

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Consultant Gastroenterologist

Charing Cross Hospital, Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust

London

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EDUCATION

Cambridge University 1990

LANGUAGES

English

I qualified in 1990 from Girton College, Cambridge University and King's College Hospital London. I trained as a gastroenterologist in the North West Thames. I was appointed as consultant in gastroenterology and general internal medicine in 2002 and moved to Charing Cross Hospital in 2006. My research in investigating novel methods for colorectal cancer screening has led to my award of an MD for research. My interest in screening for colorectal cancer led to me leading the West London Bowel Cancer Screening Centre, based at Charing Cross where I am director. I perform advanced polypectomy as well as teaching colonoscopy both within Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust and also at National screening centres. In my private practice I treat patients with all gastroenterology compaints and have specialist interest in bowel cancer and inflammatory bowel disease IBD.

This practitioner is listed with the following insurers:

  • AXA PPP Healthcare
  • Allianz
  • Aviva Healthcare
  • BUPA
  • CS Healthcare
  • Cigna HealthCare
  • Exeter Friendly Society
  • Freedom Health Insurance
  • PruHealth
  • Simplyhealth Group Limited
  • Vitality
  • Western Provident Association Health Insurance

Member British Society of Gastroenterology

Member of American Society of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy

Member of St Marks Association

Royal College of Medicine

Sorry, there are no locations for this practitioner

REGULATORY BODIES

General Medical Council 3336920

EXPERTISE

Colon Cancer Screening

Colonoscopy

Inflammatory Bowel Disease

Therapeutic Colonoscopy

INTERESTS

Capsule Endoscopy

Irritable Bowel Syndrome

Disease of the small intestine

Polypectomy

love NHS

Consultant Gastroenterologist

Charing Cross Hospital, Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust

London

ABOUT
EDUCATION

Cambridge University 1990

LANGUAGES

English

I qualified in 1990 from Girton College, Cambridge University and King's College Hospital London. I trained as a gastroenterologist in the North West Thames. I was appointed as consultant in gastroenterology and general internal medicine in 2002 and moved to Charing Cross Hospital in 2006. My research in investigating novel methods for colorectal cancer screening has led to my award of an MD for research. My interest in screening for colorectal cancer led to me leading the West London Bowel Cancer Screening Centre, based at Charing Cross where I am director. I perform advanced polypectomy as well as teaching colonoscopy both within Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust and also at National screening centres. In my private practice I treat patients with all gastroenterology compaints and have specialist interest in bowel cancer and inflammatory bowel disease IBD.

INSURERS

This practitioner is listed with the following insurers:

  • AXA PPP Healthcare
  • Allianz
  • Aviva Healthcare
  • BUPA
  • CS Healthcare
  • Cigna HealthCare
  • Exeter Friendly Society
  • Freedom Health Insurance
  • PruHealth
  • Simplyhealth Group Limited
  • Vitality
  • Western Provident Association Health Insurance
PROFESSIONAL BODIES

Member British Society of Gastroenterology

Member of American Society of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy

Member of St Marks Association

Royal College of Medicine