Shareef Tholoor Dr.

Gastroenterology / Hepatology
English, Hindi/Urdu, Malayalam, Kannada, basic Arabic

Core competencies

  • GERD (Gastroesophageal reflux), Barrett's oesophagus Dyspepsia, Gastritis, H Pylori infection
  • IBS (Irritable bowel syndrome), constipation, diarrhea,
  • Food intolerance and food allergy, lactose intolerance
  • Celiac disease, Gluten intolerance, Gut DYSBIOSIS, SIBO (Small intestinal bacterial overgrowth)
  • IBD (Crohn's disease and Ulcerative colitis)
  • Screening for stomach and colon cancer
  • Haemorrhoids, anal fissure, anal fistula
  • Fatty liver, NASH, liver fibrosis, cirrhosis, and liver tumours
  • Pancreatic diseases, pancreatic enzyme deficiencies
  • Upper GI endoscopy, colonoscopy, oesophagal pH manometry, video capsule endoscopy, Fibroscan


Dr. Shareef Tholoor has over 20 years of clinical experience, including over 15 years in Gastroenterology in the UK and UAE. Prior to moving to UAE in 2016, he worked at the prestigious St Mark's Hospital, London, a WHO recognised 'world centre of excellence' in Gastroenterology.

Dr. Shareef is proficient in treating common gastrointestinal disorders and is an expert endoscopist skilled in procedures including upper GI endoscopy (gastroscopy), lower GI endoscopy (ileoscopy, colonoscopy and sigmoidoscopy), enteroscopy, anoscopy, video capsule endoscopy, esophageal pH studies and transient elastography (Fibroscan) among others.

Dr. Shareef has regularly presented and published at international meetings and conferences and has over 10 peer-reviewed publications in leading medical journals.

In addition to applying his clinical expertise, Dr Shareef believes in taking a holistic approach when treating his patients, taking into consideration their diet, lifestyle, and psycho-social factors.


MBBS, Bangalore, India, 2001
MRCP UK, Royal College of Physicians, 2006
MRCP Gastroenterology, Royal College of Physicians, 2010
Fellowship in Advanced Endoscopy, UK 2012
CCT in Gastroenterology, UK, 2013
FRCP, Royal College of Physicians 2018


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