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Dr Ben Griffiths


Special interests

IBD,Endoscopy (Gastro),IBS,Hepatology,Coeliac disease,Oesophagus,Upper GI (Gastro),Lower GI (Gastro)

Additional special interests:

Auto immune hepatitis
Bowel cancer screening
Cirrhosis Colitis
Colonic polyps
Crohn's disease Dyspepsia
Dysphagia Eosinophilic oesophagitis
Familial GI cancer / polyposis syndromes                  
Gastroesophageal reflux disease
Helicobacter pylori
Iron deficiency anaemia
Irritable bowel syndrome Liver disease
Microscopic colitis Non cardiac chest pain
Peptic ulcer disease Ulcerative colitis
Viral hepatitis

Specialist training

Ben is a graduate of the University of Otago (Dunedin and Wellington) and completed his advanced training in gastroenterology in the Auckland and Waikato regions. He then undertook a fellowship in Inflammatory Bowel Disease at the John Radcliffe Hospital, Oxford, UK, before returning to work as a Consultant Gastroenterologist at Wellington Hospital and Wakefield Hospital.

About Ben Griffiths

Ben provides friendly, patient focused assessment and management of a broad range of gastroenterological and liver conditions and offers diagnostic and therapeutic gastroscopy and colonoscopy procedures. He has a special interest in inflammatory bowel disease and is involved in conducting clinical trials in this area.