Por qué es un doctor de primer nivel/Professional statement/Perché è un dottore di prim’ordine

Dr Owen Woghiren is a highly regarded consultant physician and gastroenterologist based in London and Chipping Barnet.  He holds a special interest in endoscopy, gastrointestinal infections and inflammatory bowel disease. Dr Woghiren treats helicobacter, lactose intolerance and small bowel overgrowth. He uses video capsule endoscopy and oesophageal manometry, and pH testing for severe reflux and ‘acid’ disorders.

Dr Woghiren performs over 1000 colonoscopies and gastroscopies a year and has above standard completion rates, and low complication rates and discomfort scores. Dr Owen Woghiren graduated from The University of Benin almost 30 years ago. He trained at The Westminster and St Mary‘s Hospitals, The Hammersmith in Chelsea, and at various other London hospitals.

In 2009, Dr Woghiren earnt a certificate due to his completion of training in gastroenterology and general internal medicine (CTT). Later that year, Dr Woghiren was appointed as a consultant by the NHS at The Chelsea and Westminster Hospital. Following his time there he moved to The Royal Free Hospital in 2017. At the Royal Free Hospital, he took up the position as clinical lead in nutrition, specialising in clinical nutrition, endoscopy, general gastroenterology and hepatology.

Especialista en


What is it? Endoscopy is the use of cameras to relay images from inside the body.  Th...

Indigestion (dyspepsia)

What is indigestion? Indigestion, also medically referred to as dyspepsia, is a pain in the upper abdomen...

Helicobacter pylori

What is helicobacter pylori? ...


What is diarrhoea? Diarrhoea is characterised by a greater fluidity and volume of bowel movements. These stools can sometimes contain ...

Bowel cancer

What is it? Bowel cancer, also known as colorectal cancer, originates from the development of tumour cells in the mucosa of the bowel. Given th...

Abdominal pain

What is abdominal pain? Abdominal pain can be a symptom of many conditions. It is the name given to pain that radiates between the chest and th...

Enfermedades, Pruebas y Tratamientos

  • Abdominal pain
  • Abdominal ultrasound
  • Achalasia
  • Acid reflux
  • Alcoholic liver disease
  • Alcoholism
  • Anal fissure
  • Anorectal manometry
  • Anxiety
  • Ascites
  • Autoimmune hepatitis
  • Bariatric surgery problems
  • Barrett's oesophagus
  • Biofeedback
  • Biopsy
  • Bloated stomach
  • Blood in stool (rectal bleeding)
  • Bowel cancer
  • Bowel cancer screening
  • Bowel incontinence
  • Cancer screening
  • Capsule endoscopy
  • Cholelithiasis (gallstones)
  • Chronic diarrhoea
  • Cirrhosis
  • Clinical nutrition
  • Coeliac disease
  • Colic
  • Colitis
  • Colon cancer
  • Colon cleanse
  • Colonoscopy
  • Colorectal cancer
  • Constipation
  • Coronavirus
  • Crohn's disease
  • Depression
  • Diabetes
  • Diarrhoea
  • Diet
  • Digestive diseases
  • Diverticular disease
  • Diverticulitis
  • Double balloon enteroscopy
  • Drug induced liver injury
  • Dysmotility
  • Dysphagia
  • Eating disorders
  • Endoscopic mucosal resection (EMR)
  • Endoscopic submucosal dissection (ESD)
  • Endoscopic ultrasound (EUS)
  • Endoscopy
  • Epigastric hernia
  • ERCP
  • Fatty liver
  • Fever
  • FibroScan
  • Food allergies
  • Food intolerance
  • Food intolerance test
  • Gallstones
  • Gastric balloon
  • Gastric band
  • Gastric band removal
  • Gastric bypass
  • Gastrointestinal bleeding
  • Gastrointestinal endoscopy
  • Gastroscopy
  • Halitosis
  • Helicobacter pylori
  • Hepatic encephalopathy
  • Hepatorenal syndrome
  • Hiatal hernia
  • Incisional hernia
  • Indigestion (dyspepsia)
  • Inflammatory bowel disease (IBD)
  • Intestinal failure
  • Iron deficiency
  • Irritable bowel syndrome (IBS)
  • Lactose intolerance
  • Lactose intolerance test
  • Liver
  • Liver biopsy
  • Liver cancer
  • Liver cyst
  • Liver disease
  • Liver function tests
  • Liver surgery
  • Liver transplant
  • Malnutrition
  • Morbid obesity
  • Nutrition
  • Obesity
  • Oesophageal manometry
  • Oesophageal varices
  • Oesophagitis
  • Pancreatic cancer
  • Pancreatitis
  • Pelvic radiation disease
  • pH monitoring
  • Piles (haemorrhoids)
  • Pilonidal sinus
  • Polypectomy
  • Polyps
  • Primary biliary cholangitis (PBC)
  • Primary sclerosing cholangitis (PSC)
  • Radiotherapy side effects
  • Rectal cancer
  • Rectosigmoidoscopy
  • Second medical opinion
  • Short bowel syndrome
  • SIBO
  • Stent
  • Stomach cancer
  • Stomach flu
  • Stomach reduction
  • Stomach ulcer
  • Stress
  • Thyroid ultrasound
  • Ulcerative colitis
  • Ultrasound
  • Upper GI surgery
  • Viral hepatitis
  • Virtual colonoscopy
  • Vitamin D deficiency
  • Vomiting
  • Weight loss

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