Dr Charles Gordon

Dr Charles Gordon

MB.BS, FRCP (London)

Gastroenterology

Offers video consultation
Recommended by 1 specialist
26 years of experience
15 years as a specialist

Overall Rating

Overall Experience

4.97

Bedside Manner

5

Explanation

4.93

Top feedback

“Friendly, helpful, understanding and wanted to get to cause of problem “
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Subspecialties

  • General (Internal) Medicine
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS)
  • Neuro-Gastroenterology
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Languages spoken

  • English
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Registered with

  • General Medical Council: 4256001
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    Consultation fees

    New appointment: £210

    Follow-up appointment: £115

    Practices worked at

    Nuffield Bournemouth

    67 Lansdowne Road Bournemouth, Bournemouth, United Kingdom, BH11RW
    118 reviews

    Bournemouth Private Clinic

    Derwent Suite c/o The Royal Bournemouth Hospital, Castle Lane East, Bournemouth, United Kingdom, BH7 7DW
    2 reviews

    Specialist's working hours

    Mon
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    Tue
    14:00 - 21:00
    Wed
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    Thu
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    Fri
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    Sat
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    Sun
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    About

    Dr Charles Gordon trained at St George’s Hospital Medical School (London), graduating in 1995. He undertook his specialist training in Gastroenterology and General (Internal) Medicine in South West Thames, including research in Barrett’s oesophagus. He was appointed as a Consultant Gastroenterologist in 2008

    Dr Gordon was the Clinical Lead for Endoscopy (Royal Bournemouth Hospital/University Hospitals Dorset) from 2008-2021, and remains the lead for upper GI Physiology + upper GI endotherapy. He is an experienced endoscopist, both upper GI and colonoscopy,and regularly performs upper and lower GI therapeutics. 

    His areas of specialist interest include endoscopy, reflux disease, heartburn, hiatus hernia, colonoscopy and irritable bowel syndrome. He is recognised nationally for his work in Barrett’s oesophagus (a pre malignant condition of the oesophagus) and introduced HALO RadioFrequency Ablation for the treatment of Barrett’s oesophagus to Dorset. He performs endoscopic therapy for pre-malignant and cancer lesions of the oesophagus and stomach on a weekly basis

    In addition he has a specialist interest in upper GI physiology (the investigation of reflux/heartburn/oesophageal disorders) and functional bowel disease


    Diseases, Medical Tests and Treatments
    • Upper GI Gastroscopy (diagnostic and therapeutic)
    • Colonoscopy and Flexible Sigmoidoscopy (diagnostic and therapeutic)
    • Endoscopic Mucosal Resection
    • Endoscopic Ablation of Barrett’s oesophagus (including HALO radiofrequency ablation)
    • GI physiology
    • Oesophageal acid testing
    • Oesophageal manometry
    • Reflux disease
    • Heartburn
    • Abdominal Pain
    • Diarrhoea
    • Constipation
    • Hiatus hernia
    • Colonoscopy
    • Irritable bowel syndrome
    • Barrett's Oesophagus 
    • Ablation of Barrett's oesophagus
    • Early oesophageal cancer
    • Endoscopic management

    Procedures

    • Colonoscopy
    • Gastroscopy
    • BRAVO Capsule
    • Colonic Stent
    • Endoscopy (OGD)
    • Enteroscopy
    • Oesophageal Stent Insertion
    • STRETTA
    • Sigmoidoscopy
    • Video Consultation
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    Special interests

    • Acid Reflux
    • Constipation
    • Diarrhoea
    • Upper Gastrointestinal Conditions (Oesophagus & Stomach)
    • Barrett's Oesophagus
    • Gastritis
    • Bloating
    • Gastro-Oesophageal Reflux Disease (GORD) or Reflux
    • Gastro-oesophageal Reflux Disease (GORD)
    • Hiatus Hernia
    • Oesophageal Spasm
    • Achalasia
    • Dyspepsia (Indigestion)
    • Food Intolerance
    • Functional Bowel Disease
    • Gastric (Stomach) Ulcers
    • Gastrointestinal Bleeding
    • Gastroparesis
    • Heart Burn
    • Iron Deficiency Anaemia
    • Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS)
    • LPR Reflux
    • Nausea and Vomiting
    • Oesophageal Cancer
    • Oesophagitis
    • Swollen Stomach
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    Education

    Fellow of Royal College Physicians (FRCP), London

    British Society of Gastroenterology (BSG)

    European Society of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy (ESGE)

    British Medical Association (BMA)

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    Reviews

    4.97 Overall Patient Trust rating
    Overall Experience
    4.97
    Bedside Manner
    5
    Explanation
    4.93
    Acid Reflux
    12/30
    Colonoscopy
    9/30
    Gastroscopy
    7/30
    Constipation
    3/30
    Diarrhoea
    3/30
    Upper Gastrointestinal Conditions (Oesophagus & Stomach)
    3/30
    Barrett's Oesophagus
    2/30
    Gastritis
    2/30
    General (Internal) Medicine
    2/30
    Bloating
    1/30
    Gastro-Oesophageal Reflux Disease (GORD) or Reflux
    1/30
    Gastro-oesophageal Reflux Disease (GORD)
    1/30
    Hiatus Hernia
    1/30
    Oesophageal Spasm
    1/30
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    (5/5)
    Friendly, helpful, understanding and wanted to get to cause of problem
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    (5/5)
    Extremely pleased at care and outcome very well explained
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    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Felt really comfotable
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    (5/5)
    My procedures went well and the follow up was clear and helpful.
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    (5/5)
    Lovely Dr, professional and friendly.
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    Overall Experience
    (5/5)
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    (5/5)
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    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Dr Gordon was very reassuring and made me feel at ease with my diagnosis
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    Overall Experience
    (5/5)
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    (5/5)
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    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    He’s great, friendly and I trust his diagnosis
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    Overall Experience
    (5/5)
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    (5/5)
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    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Dr Gordon was excellent, clear precise and friendly.
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    Overall Experience
    (5/5)
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    (5/5)
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    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Excellent and understanding at all times. Put me at my ease. I would happily recommend Charlie Gordon to anyone asks.
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    Overall Experience
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Dr Gordon made me feel comfortable and at ease. Conducted all clinical investigations to the highest professional standards. Highly recommended.
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    Other Reviews

    Peer recommendations

    Recommended by 1 specialist
    Dr Rami Sweis
    Dr Rami Sweis
    Gastroenterology
    Is a colleague

    "Dr Gordon is an excellent, highly skilled, empathic gastroenterologist and physician. He is also an expert upper and lower GI therapeutic endoscopist with a wide range of expertise. I would recommend my family to him. "

    20-07-2021

    Recommended for:
    Gastro-oesophageal Reflux Disease (GORD)

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