Sebastian Barton studied undergraduate and clinical medicine at Cambridge University and worked in junior doctor posts in Cambridge and Norwich before moving to Southampton for an SHO rotation to complete general medical training after which he completed Gastroenterology training in London.
After completing molecular biological research for an MD degree awarded by the University of Cambridge whilst a University Lecturer in Medicine, he was then appointed Senior Registrar at the Royal Free, Royal London and St Bartholomew’s Hospitals. Finally, in 1999 he was appointed Consultant Gastroenterologist to the Kent and Canterbury Hospital and is currently the Gastroenterology lead for East Kent Hospitals University and Foundation Trust.
He is able to offer a wide range of endoscopic skills being, particularly colonoscopy (with a 2019 caecal intubation rate of 100% and excellent comfort scores) and ERCP.
- Inflammatory Bowel Diseases (IBD) such as ulcerative Colitis or Crohn's Disease
- Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS)
- Pancreaticobiliary Medicine (Bile Ducts & Pancreas)
"I have worked with Dr Barton for many years often sharing patients in complex clinical scenarios. He is highly skilled, conscientious and diligent and I had excellent patient feed back regrading his communication and bedside manner. I have no reservations in recommending him."