Ghassan El-Sayed Dr.

Gastroenterology / Hepatology
English, Arabic and Slovak

Core competencies

  • Upper and lower GI endoscopy, push enteroscopy
  • Endoscopic retrograde cholangio-pancreatography (ERCP)
  • Endoscopic ultrasound ( EUS)
  • Wireless capsule endoscopy
  • Diagnostic and therapeutic endoscopic ultrasound (EUS) including EUS-guided pancreatic collections
  • Eneteric stenting (oesophagus, duodenal and colonic stents)
  • Stricture dilatation
  • Radio frequency ablation of bile ducts
  • EUS guided radiofrequency ablations of pancreatic functioning insulinomas

Clinical interest:

  • Disease of the oesophagus (gullet), stomach, small and large intestines (bowel)
  • Gastrointestinal bleeding
  • Gastrointestinal cancer, anaemia¬†
  • Pancreato-biliary disease ( common bile duct stones, biliary and pancreatic cancer, auto immune pancreatitis
  • Auto immune hepatitis
  • Jaundice
  • Fatty liver disease ( NAFLD/ MAFLD / NASH)
  • Primary sclerosing cholangitis
  • Cirrhosis
  • Portal hypertension
  • Haemochromatosis
  • Inflammatory bowel disease


Dr El-Sayed started his early medical career in United Kingdom where he completed his foundation years of training in London. He then completed his gastroenterology training in North East Deanery in London where he rotated in a few teaching and reputable hospitals including Royal Free and University College London Hospitals. He acquired his advanced pancreato-biliary and hepatology accreditation in London. Dr El-Sayed acquired his CCT in 2015 and then undertook further fellowship training in advanced pancrteato-biliary endoscopy until 2016 he was appointed as a full time gastroenterologist and general physician at University Hospital Dorset. He also occupied the role of endoscopy training lead at University Hospital Dorset and chaired the conscious sedation committee for the trust.

Dr El-Sayed has published his research in reputable international medical journals and presented his work in many medical conferences and symposiums.


Fellow of the European Board of Gastroenterology and Hepatology (EBGH).
Member of the British Society of Gastroenterology (BSG)
Member of the Royal College of Physician (MRCP)


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