Dr Akeel Alisa

Dr Akeel Alisa

Gastroenterology, General (internal) medicine 04024590


  • Bupa Platinum consultant
  • Fee assured
  • Open Referral network
  • Accredited endoscopist
Bupa Platinum consultant
Fee assured
Open Referral network
Accredited endoscopist

Specialises in

  • Endoscopy

Bupa specialist

  • Accredited endoscopist


  • Face-to-face consultations
  • Video and telephone consultations

About me

Dr Akeel Alisa
MB;BChir (Cambridge) MD (University College London) FRCP (London)
NHS and Private Consultant Gastroenterologist Hepatologist and Advanced Endoscopist; Royal Free Trust
Founder and Director:
-Leaders in Gastrointestinal Care London (LGCL),
-Gastroenterology and Endoscopy at Kensington International Clinic (KIC),
A Gastroenterologist You Can Trust
Able Affable and Available
Dr Alisa, a highly experienced gastroenterologist based in London. With over 20 years of experience in the field. He has helped countless patients with a wide range of digestive issues from simple to challenging presentations. Be it Heartburn, Irritable Bowel, Food Allergy, Changes in Bowel Habits, Colitis, Liver abnormalities and Bacterial Overgrowth. He is committed to providing the highest quality care and personalised treatment plans to every patient. He listens to his patients and offers various management plans whilst involving his patients in the decision making. He follows evidence-based approach offering the most up to date and state of the art diagnostic tests and treatments. Louisa, his Private Assistant and Practice Manager is extremely helpful, approachable and always receives great feedback from patients, friends and families.
Professional Profile & Areas of Interest
Dr Alisa was awarded his medical degree from Cambridge University in 1993, Girton College. He trained at various leading London hospitals including King's College, University College London and St George's and gained experience in all aspects of Gastroenterology, Hepatology, Endoscopy and General Medicine.
He gained Membership of the Royal College of Physicians MRCP (London) in 1998 and then Fellowship of the Royal College of Physicians FRCP (London). He received his MD (Res) from UCL in 2012.
He is Lead of Gastroenterology and Endoscopy at Hadley Wood Hospital, Deputy Lead at Barnet and Chase Farm Hospitals and was local Lead in Endoscopy Training and faculty at St George's National Endoscopy Training Centre.
He has completed the European Certification in Advanced Endoscopy techniques and attends National and International conferences to maintain his professional development. His endoscopic key performance indicators are updated on the National Endoscopy Database.
� Irritable Bowel Syndrome IBS
� Food Intolerance & Food Allergy
� Small Intestinal Bacterial Overgrowth SIBO
� Coeliac Disease and non coeliac gluten sensitivity
� Heartburn, Acid Reflux
� Difficulty in swallowing
� Abdominal pain
� Constipation, Diarrhoea and Changes in Bowel Habit
� Inflammatory Bowel Disease
� Rectal Bleeding
� Screening for Bowel and Gut Cancer
� Abnormal Liver Tests
� Hepatitis
� Cirrhosis
� Fatty Liver
� Non-invasive Test for Liver Scarring (Fibroscan)
Diagnostic and Therapeutic Endoscopic Procedures
� Colonoscopy
� Gastroscopy
� Flexible Sigmoidoscopy
� Capsule Endoscopy
� Polyp Resection including EMR
� Feeding Tube Insertion
Through a comprehensive approach to medicine, I view each patient as a whole rather than a single symptom to be treated. Working as a team with our expert dietitians and alternative health support staff utilising state of the art investigations tests and creating realistic treatment plans.
Professional Memberships
� Royal College of Physicians FRCP
� British Society of Gastroenterology
� British Association for the Study of Liver
� British Medical Association
� United European Gastroenterology
� European Society of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy
He has a well-established Private Practice across Central, North and West London;
Kensington International Clinic, Wellington Hospital & HCA Elstree, Royal Free Private Patient Unit, Spire Bushey, Hadley Wood, Circle Health Hospitals; Clementine Churchill, Syon Clinic, Hendon, Cavell, Kings Oak

Areas of interest

Irritable Bowel Syndrome;Food Intolerance;
Coeliac disease;Heartburn;Acid Reflux;Indigestion;Abdominal Pain;Constipation;Diarrhoea;Changes in Bowel Habit;Travellers Diarrhoea;Inflammatory Bowel Disease;Ulcerative Colitis;Crohn's Disease;Weight Loss;Nutrition;Gastrointestinal Bleeding;positive qFIT Stool Test;Small Intestinal Bacterial Overgrowth Test(SIBO);Lactose Intolerance Test;Fructose Intolerance Test;Anaemia;Digestive Tract Cancer Screening;difficulty in swallowing;Abnormal Liver function tests;Fatty Liver disease;Cirrhosis;Alcohol Liver disease;Viral Hepatitis;Monitoring Chronic Liver Disease;Non-invasive Test for Liver Scarring (Fibroscan);Pancreatic Disease;Gastroscopy
;Flexible Sigmoidoscopy;Colonoscopy

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  • Medserv Medical Accounts
  • Medserv Medical Accounts Ground Floor, Rockwood House 9-17 Perrymount Road Haywards Heath RH16 3TW
  • 020 3384 1952

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