- Bupa Platinum consultant
- Fee assured
- Awaiting verification
- Open Referral network
- Video and telephone consultations
Dr McLindon is the senior medical Gastroenterologist providing care for patients in St Helens and Knowsley and seeing patients for private consultation at Fairfield independent Hospital. Dr McLindon has a particular interest in both luminal gastroenterology and hepatology and has expertise in the full range of diagnostic and therapeutic endoscopy (gastroscopy, colonoscopy, sigmoidoscopy, ERCP). He trained in leading units in Liverpool and Manchester before taking up his Consultant post in 1997.
In addition to his role in Gastroenterology he is the Director of Medical Education at St Helens & Knowsley NHS Hospitals Trust. His clinical expertise extends to the prevention and management of gastrointestinal cancer, nutrition, management of conditions such as diarrhea, constipation, irritable bowel syndrome, Crohn’s disease, ulcerative colitis, Coeliac disease, indigestion, reflux disease and anaemia.
He is a member of the British Society of Gastroenterology and a fellow of the Royal College of Physicians. Dr McLindon is an accredited trainer for endoscopy and honorary senior lecturer at Liverpool University.
Dr McLindon offers private upper and lower GI endoscopy including Colonoscopy, Flexible Sigmoidoscopy and Gastroscopy here at Fairfield Independent Hospital. You can find our recent Endoscopy Patient Questionnaire Results here.
Areas of interest
adult gastroenterology and hepatology referrals; gastroscopy; flexible sigmoidoscopy; colonoscopy; ERCP
Reference number 3204759
Information for healthcare professionals (Bupa patients only, last 12 months)
Diagnostic oesophago-gastro-duodenoscopy (OGD) includes forceps biopsy, biopsy urease test and dye spray - (5-50)
Diagnostic colonoscopy, includes forceps biopsy of colon and ileum - (5-50)
IV sedation administered by operator - (5-50)
Diagnostic oesophago-gastro-duodenoscopy (OGD) and immediate colonoscopy includes forceps biopsies, biopsy test and dye spray (as sole procedure) - (5-50)
Diagnostic flexible sigmoidoscopy (including forceps biopsy and proctoscopy) - (1-5)