Gastroenterology Consultant

Dr Irfan Ahmed Khan

Dr. Irfan Ahmed Khan has been a consultant physician and gastroenterologist for over 22 years, and he has extensive experience in the diagnosis, investigation and treatment of conditions affecting the oesophagus, stomach, small and large bowels.

Dr Khan graduated from the prestigious Dow Medical College in Pakistan with distinction and then moved to Ireland for higher training. After gaining valuable experience in various hospitals, I polished off my skills at the University Hospital, Galway. I then moved to the UK to get trained in the management of complex G.I diseases and specialised endoscopic procedures.

I worked at the world renowned St Marks and St Georges Hospitals in London before moving to Ziauddin University Hospital in Pakistan as Assistant Professor and Consultant Gastroenterologist. I moved back to the UK after two years and have been providing an excellent Gastrointestinal service at Medway Hospital since 2007. I am currently the lead for department of Gastroenterology at Medway Hospital.

I have performed more than 10,000 diagnostic and therapeutic upper and lower G.I endoscopies including complex hepatobiliary procedures (ERCP's). I am the clinical lead for the department of Gastroenterology at Medway Maritime Hospital. I am a member of Specialist Training Committee for Gastroenterology at Kent, Sussex and Surrey deanery. I am educational and clinical supervisor for medical trainees at Medway Maritime Hospital.

During my training I attained excellent experience in management of liver and pancreatic diseases, inflammatory and functional bowel diseases. I have experience in the management of most G.I diseases and have extensive experience in performing diagnostic and therapeutic endoscopies. I am an accredited bowel scope screener.

Special Interest

  • Hepatology
  • Irritable Bowel Symdrome
  • Pancreato-biliary Diseases
  • Functional Bowel Problems
  • Endoscopy
  • GI cancers
  • Scans, Tests & Treatment

  • Colonoscopy
  • Gastroscopy / Endoscopy
  • Sigmoidoscopy
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