Dr Shameer Mehta

Dr Shameer Mehta

MB BS

Gastroenterology

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4 specialists

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Overall Rating

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4.9
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4.9
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4.9

Top feedback

“Dr Mehta has steered me through my endoscopy and treatment for the bowel damage caused by radiotherapy with kindness and great skill.“
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Languages spoken

  • English
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Consultation fees

New appointment: £245

Follow-up appointment: £200

Practices worked at

London Digestive Centre

41-43 Welbeck Street, London, United Kingdom, W1G 8DU
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London Gastroenterology Centre

41 Welbeck Street, London, United Kingdom, W1G 8DT
208 reviews

About

Dr Shameer Mehta is a Consultant Gastroenterologist at The London Gastroenterology Centre and University College London Hospitals (UCLH) NHS Trust. He has a special interest in Clinical Nutrition and Inflammatory Bowel Disease, and works within the highly-specialised Intestinal Failure Unit at UCLH. He cares for patients with complex nutritional and feeding problems although his clinical practice encompasses all aspects of gastroenterology including endoscopy, dyspepsia, reflux and functional gut disorders such as IBS.

He has extensive clinical experience in these fields, has given several international presentations on his research work and continues to be involved with multi-national clinical trials to help advance the management of his patients.

On account of his clinical expertise, Shameer’s principle clinical role is within the Intestinal Failure Service at UCLH, one of the largest and fastest growing in the UK. He works within a multidisciplinary team to provide high quality and timely care to patients with complex nutritional needs and all types of intestinal failure. In addition, he has developed expertise in caring for patients with complex inflammatory bowel disease as well as those experiencing gastrointestinal symptoms as a consequence of previous cancer treatment.

Shameer is also an avid supporter of research and remains actively involved in teaching and education.

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Special interests

  • Inflammatory bowel disease (including Crohn’s disease & ulcerative colitis)
  • Malnutrition Irritable bowel syndrome (including diarrhoea, constipation & abdominal bloating)
  • Indigestion, heartburn and acid reflux
  • Intestinal Failure Endoscopy, colonoscopy & polypectomy
  • Coeliac disease
  • Gastro-intestinal side effects of cancer treatment
  • Colorectal Service
  • Endoscopy Unit
  • Intestinal Failure Service
  • Gastrointestinal services
  • Gastrointestinal complications of cancer treatments
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Education

Primary Medical Qualification

MB BS 2003 University of London

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Reviews

Overall
5
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5
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5

Dr Mehta has steered me through my endoscopy and treatment for the bowel damage caused by radiotherapy with kindness and great skill.

22-08-2019
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5
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5
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5

The doctor was kind and very helpful. I feel so much better now. I would strongly recommend him.

05-08-2019
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5
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5
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5

Very knowledgeable doctor and great explanation of my condition

28-02-2019
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5
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5
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5

Dr Mehta is highly professional and very competent. He has certainly helped me. I can't recommend him highly enough.

24-01-2019
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5
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5
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5

What a fantastic doctor. He answered all my questions and gave me good news. Really happy

03-12-2018
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5
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5
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5

Well he is simply magnificent. Everything a specialist should be. I was very lucky to find him.

29-11-2018
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5
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5
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5

I feel so relieved. The doctor sorted me out really quickly and has strongly reassured me.Thank you!

29-11-2018
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5
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5
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5

What an amazing Dr.! I could not think of anyone else who could have helped me so much. Thank you!!!

23-11-2018
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5
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5
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5

Dr Mehta looked after me with great skill. He is an outstanding doctor always thinking about how to do the best for me. The endoscopy was a breeze. Thanks so much!

08-07-2018
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5
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5
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5

Dr Mehta knows a great deal about the long-term effects of cancer treatment on the gut. I'm so pleased I have met him!

22-05-2018
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5
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5
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5

Fabulous doctor. Knows his stuff!

17-05-2018
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5
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5
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5

The doctor clearly is an expert in his field. He was careful and thorough and I felt very confident that he was able to sort out my problem.

19-04-2018
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5
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5
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5

Dr Mehta is a really good doctor. He is a very good endoscopist. I highly recommend him.

22-03-2018
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5
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5
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5

Very good doctor. I recommend.

12-02-2018
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5
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5
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5

I have had problems for ages. Dr Mehta has helped sort them out and I am very grateful.

13-01-2018
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5
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5
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5

I like him. He is good.

12-01-2018
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5
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5
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5

Excellent doctor

12-12-2017
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5
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5
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5

Dr Mehta is a kind and thoughtful person. He has been wonderful to deal with and has made me feel so much better. Thanks a lot!

04-12-2017
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5
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5
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5

Excellent endoscopist and a really

20-11-2017
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5
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5
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5

Is very good doctor

05-09-2017
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5
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5
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5

Kind and helpful doctor

31-08-2017
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5
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5
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5

Really good doctor. Highly recommended.

24-08-2017
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5
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5
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5

I am delighted I found Dr Mehta. He is so knowledgeable and kind. He also helped me sort out my medical problems with skill and a great deal of charm. Thank you very much.

24-08-2017
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4
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4
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4

Helpful doctor

24-08-2017
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5
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5
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5

The doctor was very knowledgeable and helpful. Thank you very much for fitting me in. Really positive experience

25-07-2017
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5
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5
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5

Very good doctor

25-07-2017
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5
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5
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5

The doctor was attentive and careful. He certainly knows his stuff. Highly recommended.

22-07-2017
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5
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5
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5

Very impressed by the doctor. Helpful. Courteous. Knowledgeable.

18-07-2017
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5
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5
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5

Very good doctor

18-07-2017
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5
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5
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5

I like this doctor. Very good.

13-07-2017
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5
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5
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5

Very good endoscopist.

13-07-2017
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5
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5
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5

Very good doctor. Knowledgable and approachable

13-07-2017
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5
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5
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5

Excellent endoscopy. A much nicer experience than I would have expected from what my friends said who had it done on the NHS.

11-07-2017
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5
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5
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5

Very good doctor

06-07-2017
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5
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5
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5

A really lovely doctor. Thank you for your kindness and looking after me so well.

06-07-2017
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5
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5
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5

Thank you for looking after me so well

27-06-2017

Peer recommendations

Recommended by 4 doctors for:
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Gastroenterology

Dr Rami Sweis
Dr Rami Sweis

09-07-2017

Dr Mehta is an excellent doctor.

For specialty: Gastroenterology
For conditions: Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Connection: Is a colleague
Dr Rehan Haidry
Dr Rehan Haidry

09-07-2017

Dr Mehta is an outstanding doctor. I am delighted to recommend him.

For specialty: Gastroenterology
For conditions: Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Connection: Is a colleague

Dr Mehta is an excellent clinician and a very kind man.

For specialty: Gastroenterology
For conditions: Inflammatory Bowel Disease
For procedures: Gastroscopy
Connection: Is a colleague

A charming and very knowledgeable doctor. He gives time and care to his patients. I warmly recommend him.

For specialty: Gastroenterology
For conditions: Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS)
Connection: Is a colleague