Dr Gavin Johnson

Dr Gavin Johnson

MBBS MSc MD

Gastroenterology

Recommended by 2 specialists
24 years of experience
12 years as a specialist

Overall Rating

Overall Experience

5

Bedside Manner

5

Explanation

5

Top feedback

“Friendly and helpful. “
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Subspecialties

  • Hepatology
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS)
  • Pancreaticobiliary Medicine (Bile Ducts & Pancreas)
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Languages spoken

  • English
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Registered with

  • General Medical Council: 4552312
  • Royal College of Physicians: 106666
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    Consultation fees

    New appointment: £275

    Follow-up appointment: £175

    Practices worked at

    Cleveland Clinic London

    33 Grosvenor Place, Belgravia, United Kingdom, SW1X 7HY
    9 reviews

    Cleveland Clinic Portland Place Outpatient Centre

    24 Portland Pl, London, United Kingdom, W1B 1LU
    2 reviews

    Specialist's working hours

    Mon
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    Tue
    13:00 - 20:00
    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 Gavin Johnson is a Consultant Gastroenterologist at University College London Hospitals (UCLH).

    Dr Johnson's expertise is in endoscopy, including ERCP and endoscopic ultrasound (EUS); and pancreaticobiary medicine. He is also an expert in Medical Education. He organises and is faculty on regular Gastroenterology courses, including ERCP courses in the UK and Europe.

    Dr Johnson is a Senior Lecturer at UCL Medical School in Medical Education, where he is the lead for Year 4 and Director of Undergraduate Education at UCL Hospitals. Dr Johnson sits on the QA for Training committee for the UK Joint Advisory Group of Endoscopy.

    Dr Gavin Johnson graduated with merit from Newcastle University in 1998, and went on to undertake postgraduate training in the North East, Sydney, and in London. During his training Dr Johnson spent some time as an Education Fellow at the Royal College of Physicians, running nationwide projects that culminated in a Diploma, Masters and MD in Medical Education. He has published numerous peer reviewed papers and book chapters in Gastroenterology and Medical Education.

    Diseases, Medical Tests and Treatments

    • Colonic Stenting
    • ERCP
    • EUS
    • PEG
    • Endoscopy
    • Sigmoidoscopy
    • Colonoscopy
    • Coeliac Disease
    • Enteral Nutrition (tube)
    • Functional bowel disease
    • GORD
    • Hepatitis
    • Oesophagitis
    • Bloating
    • Upper gastrointestinal conditions
    • Problems with Bile ducts & pancreas
    • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
    • Hepatology
    • Heart burns
    • Gallstones
    • Liver Cancers
    • Chronic pancreatitis
    • Acute pancreatitis
    • Constipation
    • Diarrhoea

    Procedures

    • Capsule Endoscopy
    • Endoscopic Ultrasonography (EUS)
    • BRAVO Capsule
    • Cholangioscopy
    • Colonic Stent
    • Colonoscopy
    • ERCP Procedure
    • Endoscopy (OGD)
    • FibroScan
    • Gastric Bypass
    • Gastroscopy
    • Liver Biopsy
    • Liver Function Tests
    • Oesophageal Stent Insertion
    • Percutaneous Endoscopic Gastrostomy (PEG)
    • Sigmoidoscopy
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    Special interests

    • Gallbladder Disease
    • Acid Reflux
    • Autoimmune Hepatitis
    • Bile Duct Cancer (Cholangiocarcinoma)
    • Bile Duct Diseases
    • Bloating
    • Cholestasis
    • Cirrhosis
    • Coeliac Disease
    • Constipation
    • Diarrhoea
    • Dyspepsia (Indigestion)
    • Fatty Liver Disease
    • Functional Bowel Disease
    • Gallbladder Cancer
    • Gallstones
    • Gastritis
    • Gastro-oesophageal Reflux Disease (GORD)
    • Gastrointestinal Bleeding
    • Heart Burn
    • Hepatitis
    • Hepatocellular Carcinoma
    • Iron Deficiency Anaemia
    • Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS)
    • Jaundice
    • Liver Cancer
    • Liver Disease
    • Oesophagitis
    • Pancreatic Cancer
    • Pancreatic Disorders
    • Pancreatitis
    • Pancreatitis
    • Primary Billiary Cholangitis (PBC)
    • Primary Sclerosing Cholangitis (PSC)
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    Education

    Education

    MBBS Newcastle University 1998

    MRCP London 2002

    Diploma in Medical Education UCL 2007

    Masters in Medical Education UCL 2008

    MD in Medical Education Newcastle University 2010

    FRCP London 2012

    BSG 2003

    Memberships

    European Society of Gastroenterology Endoscopy

    Royal College of Physicians

    British Society of Gastroenterologists

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    Reviews

    5 Overall Patient Trust rating
    Overall Experience
    5
    Bedside Manner
    5
    Explanation
    5
    Capsule Endoscopy
    1/8
    Endoscopic Ultrasonography (EUS)
    1/8
    Gallbladder Disease
    1/8
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    Overall Experience (5/5)
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    Fantastic service! Gail in the office helped me with everything, and the process from consultation, investigations and feedback was all superb. I can't thank Dr Johnson enough.
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    Overall Experience (5/5)
    Bedside Manner (5/5)
    Explanation (5/5)
    Strongly recommend Dr Gavin Johnson. Easy to make appointments,very thorough and competent and very kind and helpful.Saw me late one evening as a possible emergency and could not have been better Anne Wilson London First saw on 26/01/2017
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    Overall Experience (5/5)
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    Explanation (5/5)
    I was very nervous before my endoscopic procedures but in the end I was put completely at ease by Dr Johnson and his very professional team. It was far better than I had feared. Thank you!
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    Overall Experience (5/5)
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    Explanation (5/5)
    I saw Dr Gavin Johnson today and was very impressed with his care and attention. I left with a lot of confidence in his opinion and plan to help me. I would definitely recommend him.
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    Exemplary care and attention!
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    Other Reviews

    Peer recommendations

    Recommended by 2 specialists
    Mr Andrew Jenkinson
    Mr Andrew Jenkinson
    General Surgery
    I have referred patients to them

    "Dr Gavin Johnson is a highly skilled gastroenterologist who has cared for my patients with the upmost professionalism,"

    23-03-2017

    Recommended for:
    Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD)
    Mr Charles Imber
    Mr Charles Imber
    General Surgery
    Is a colleague

    "I work closely with Gavin both in the NHS and private sector. He is an extremely personable, competent and professional colleague who I would fully recommend for all aspects of gastroenterological care, and specialist endoscopy in which he is a leading UK expert."

    04-07-2018

    Recommended for:
    Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD)

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