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Farooq Rahman: Consultant Gastroenterologist, London

Farooq Rahman: Consultant Gastroenterologist, London
Farooq Rahman: Harley Street Consultant Gastroenterologist

Working in London as a luminal Gastroenterologist, Dr Farooq Rahman has sub-specialty interests in: inflammatory bowel disease (Crohn's disease, ulcerative colitis), irritable bowel syndrome, small intestinal bacterial overgrowth, Coeliac disease, gastrointestinal cancers and clinical nutrition and intestinal failure.

About Farooq Rahman, Consultant Gastroenterologist

Dr Farooq Rahman undertook basic medical training at The Royal Free Hospital School of Medicine in London. He then went on to complete his Gastroenterology specialist training on the prestigious North East London rotation. Later he obtained his PhD after researching the immunopathogenesis of inflammatory bowel disease. He is still regularly involved in undergraduate and postgraduate teaching  and research at UCLH/ UCL and regularly speaks at national and international meetings. Additionally, he has several high impact peer-reviewed publications.

As well as being a Consultant Gastroenterologist at University College Hospital and an Honorary Senior Lecturer at University College London, he is also a luminal Gastroenterologist with a comprehensive background and experience in general gastroenterology and hepatology.

Dr Rahman's special interests include inflammatory bowel disease, intestinal failure & clinical nutrition and endoscopy/polypectomy. He also treats patients who have irritable bowel syndrome, diverticular disease, bile salt malabsorption, small intestinal bacterial overgrowth, radiation enteritis, as well as conditions like dyspepsia, acid reflux, diarrhoea, abdominal pain, constipation, bloationg, anaemia and food intolerances.

The London Gastroenterology Centre for Upper GI treatment in London

The London Gastroenterology Centre is a team of gastroenterologists and surgeons who specialise in diagnosing and treating gut disorders in world class private hospitals and clinics in central London and Harley Street.

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Specialist tests available at The London Gastroenterology Centre

Diagnostic tests and procedures include:

  • Endoscopy
  • Breath tests for small intestinal bacterial overgrowth
  • Oesophageal manometry
  • 24 hour ambulatory pH and impedance studies
  • Faecal calprotectin – a non invasive way to detect inflammatory bowel disease
  • Smart pill to detect pan-intestinal motility disorders
  • Colonoscopy
  • BRAVO 48 hour ambulatory pH studies
  • Breath tests for lactose intolerance

Treatments available from Dr Farooq Rahman

  • Colonoscopy and Endoscopy
  • Gastrointestinal Disease

Treatment costs

Dr Rahman is available for consultation at The London Gastroenterology Centre on Wednesday afternoons, Thursday afternoons and Saturday mornings. The fee for an initial consultation is £250; follow up consultations are charged at £200.


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Date of registration:

12 Aug 1998




  • BSc (Hons)
  • MB BS
  • PhD
  • MRCP



The London Gastroenterology Centre
41 Welbeck Street

Tel:   020 7183 7965

Fax:  0845 129 4911

Email: incoming@gastrolondon.org.uk 

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