Dr Simon Peake is a Consultant Gastroenterologist at Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust, a large university teaching hospital in central London. Dr Peake qualified from Imperial College London in 2003 with honours and a distinction. He became a Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians, London in 2006 and completed a Doctorate of Medicine in 2015 at Imperial College. His postgrduate research was carried out in Inflammatory Bowel Disease, and he is currently the lead for IBD at the Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trsut. He has many professional memberships including Royal College of Physicians (RCP) and British Society of Gastroenterology (BSG), European Crohn's and Colitis Organisation (ECCO) and American Gastroenterology Association (AGA).
His specialist interests include Inflammatory Bowel Disease, change in bowel habit (constipation / diarrhoea), investigation and mangement of chronic diarrhoea, investigation and management of acid reflux, rectal bleeding, abdominal pain and/or abdominal bloating, and Irritable bowel syndrome (IBS).
His endoscopic practice includes all aspects of endoscopy, including diagnostic/therapeutic gastroscopy, BRAVO capsule insertion for investigation of acid reflux and diagnostic/therapeutic colonoscopy. His endoscopy metrics are consistently above national standards of excellence.
Diseases, Medical Tests and Treatments
- Bowel cancer screening
- BRAVO capsule (for acid reflux)
- Investigation and management of chronic diarrhoea
- Colonoscopy and polypectomy
- Irritable Bowel Syndrome
- Acid reflux and heartburn
- Inflammatory Bowel Disease (Ulcerative colitis and Crohn's disease)
- BRAVO capsule
- Rectal Bleeding
- Bowel Cancer Screening
- BRAVO Capsule
- Colitis (Ulcerative Colitis)
- Colorectal Cancer
- Heart Burn
- Acid Reflux
- Barrett's Oesophagus
- Gastric (Stomach) Ulcers
- Gastro-Oesophageal Reflux Disease (GORD) or Reflux
- Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS)
- Pelvic Pain
- Rectal Bleeding
- Upper Gastrointestinal Conditions (Oesophagus & Stomach)
- Dyspepsia (Indigestion)
- Functional Bowel Disease
- Gastro-oesophageal Reflux Disease (GORD)
- Gastrointestinal Bleeding
- Hiatus Hernia
- Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD)
- Iron Deficiency Anaemia
- Oesophageal Cancer
- Swollen Stomach
"I have worked with Dr Peake for over 10 years and he is both an excellent Gastroenterologist and physician. He is Clinical Lead of Inflammatory Bowel Disease at our NHS Trust and is a much respected opinion."
"Exceptional gastroenterologist with a wide range of expertise and world- renowned reputation "
"I had the pleasure of training with Simon Peake and the further pleasure of becoming close colleagues. Simon is an excellent endoscopist and treats patients with respect and empathy. I trust his opinion and continue to work very closely with him, particularly with cohorts of patients that I look after that need ongoing care, and I consistently receive positive feedback on the care he provides. "