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Gastroenterology

Westside Private Bowel Clinic – Brisbane’s most trusted gastrointestinal specialists.

The expert gastroenterologists at Westside Private provide multidisciplinary care for all areas of bowel health. Our full range of services includes the prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of health disorders of the oesophagus, stomach, bowels, colon, gallbladder, liver and pancreas.

The management of digestive health disorders has been our core specialty under Montserrat Day Hospitals for more than 20 years. Founder Dr Peter Montserrat Stephenson, a now-retired gastroenterologist, played a pivotal role in Australia’s management of bowel disorders in day hospitals and shaped the exceptional standard of care you receive here at Westside Private.

Our Digestive Health Services

Westside Private gastroenterologists offer the full spectrum of digestive health services, including the diagnosis, treatment and management of:

  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS)
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD)
  • Chronic constipation, diarrhoea, bloating and gas
  • Diverticulitis
  • Coeliac Disease and food intolerances
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Crohn’s Disease and ulcerative colitis
  • Pelvic floor disorders, faecal incontinence
  • Haemorrhoids
  • GORD (Gastro-Oesophageal Reflux Disease and heartburn)
  • Colon Cancer Prevention, Detection and Surveillance
  • Hepatology
  • Functional gut disorders
  • Alcohol-related and autoimmune liver diseases
  • Metabolic liver diseases
  • Fatty liver disease, haemochromatosis
  • Autoimmune hepatitis
  • other gastrointestinal issues.

Excellence in Patient Care at Westside Private

First-Class Specialists

The specialists who consult and operate at Westside Private have extensive backgrounds and specialised interests in bowel health and gastrointestinal disorders.

Multidisciplinary Teams

Our united team of gastroenterologists work closely with one another and have the support of an excellent team of nurses and allied health practitioners.

Tailormade Treatments

We tailor your care and treatment towards your individual needs and requirements to find the best possible solution and pathway to manage your condition.

Priority Access to Gastroenterologists

Open Access means your GP can refer you to Westside Private and you will be seen by the next available open access Gasteroenterologist typically within 1 week. Alternatively your GP can refer you to the Gastroenterologist of your choice.

Based on the initial consultation and assessment, your gastroenterologist may make recommendations for further treatment. For any abnormalities detected, our on-site colorectal surgeon can manage your needs.

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Purpose-Built Facilities in Brisbane

As leaders in the field, Westside Private’s purpose-built facilities are unsurpassed.
Our hospital staff has access to world-class gastrointestinal medical equipment. The design of our facility with spacious rooms, day surgeries and a medihotel is optimised for your experience as a patient.

Opening Hours: 7.30 am – 5.00 pm Monday to Saturday

Our friendly team is available to take your bookings at (07) 3833 6701.

For your convenience, we have gastroenterology specialists and treatment facilities at Westside Private in
Brisbane, as well as:

North Lakes Day Hospital

7 Endeavour Boulevard, North Lakes Qld 4509
(Located next to QHealth Precinct)

Phone(07) 3833 6755

Fax(07) 3491 3614

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Samford Road Day Hospital

383-391 Samford Rd, Gaythorne Qld 4051
(behind Enoggera Army Barracks)

Phone(07) 3833 6794

Fax(07) 3354 3296

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Meet the Experts in Managing Bowel Issues &
Gastrointestinal Disorders

Our Gastroenterologist Team available for Open Access Appointments:

Special Interests

High-quality colonoscopy

Endoscopic mucosal resection of large polyps

Speciality

Gastroenterology

Westside Private Hospital

Suite 311
32 Morrow Street
Taringa QLD 4068

Phone (07) 3833 6701
Fax (07) 3833 6740

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Dr Wong graduated from the University of Western Australia with a Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery with honours in 2010. He completed his advanced training in gastroenterology at the Royal Prince Alfred Hospital, amongst others, and then undertook a year of advanced training at QEII Jubilee Hospital focussing on high-quality colonoscopy, techniques to improve adenoma detection rate, advanced endoscopic techniques for polyp resection, as well as capsule endoscopy.

At Westside Private in Brisbane, Dr Wong provides gastroscopy, colonoscopy, capsule endoscopy as well as iron infusions and is committed to supporting his patients through their journey. He is available for procedure and consulting lists at Westside Private Hospital.

Special Interests

Chronic hepatobiliary disorders

Liver disease and issues

Speciality

Gastroenterology

Westside Private Hospital

Suite 311
32 Morrow Street
Taringa QLD 4068

Phone (07) 3833 6701
Fax (07) 3833 6740

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Special Interests

Liver Disease, particularly Hep B and C

Iron Infusions

Functional Gut Disorders

Speciality

Gastroenterology & Hepatologist

Westside Private Hospital

Suite 311 32 Morrow Street Taringa QLD 4068

Phone (07) 3833 6701 Fax (07) 3833 6740

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Speciality

Gastroenterology

Westside Private Hospital

Suite 311
32 Morrow Street
Taringa QLD 4068

Phone (07) 3833 6701
Fax (07) 3833 6740

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Dr Neal Martin is a Gastroenterologist at the Princess Alexandra Hospital and consults at the Westside Private Hospital. He underwent advanced training in gastroenterology and hepatology in Queensland, following which he travelled to London for an IBD Fellowship at the Royal London and St Bartholomew’s hospitals. On his return to Brisbane in 2011, he established the Inflammatory Bowel Disease and Motility Clinic and the IBD Hot Clinic.

Currently, Dr Martin is involved in the IBD/Motility Clinic and the Intestinal Failure and IBD Hot Clinics. He is responsible for the IBD inpatients, as well as a weekly inpatient TPN round and also the Home Parenteral Nutrition patients. He participates in endoscopy and colonoscopy as well as Bowel Screening colonoscopy and capsule endoscopy.

Special Interests

Small Bowel Capsule Endoscopy

Inflammatory Bowel Disease

Speciality

Gastroenterology

Westside Private Hospital

Suite 311
32 Morrow Street
Taringa QLD 4068

Phone (07) 3833 6701
Fax (07) 3833 6740

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Dr Mark Norrie started with us at Montserrat Day Hospitals back in 2003 and currently has procedure lists and consults from Westside Private Hospital and regularly visits Longreach and Emerald. With a commitment to pass on his wealth of knowledge, Dr Norrie devotes his time as a Senior Lecturer at Griffith University and regularly undertakes trips to provide his services in third-world countries.

Mark graduated with MBChB in 1988 and has completed a PhD at the University of New South Wales in Molecular Biology, looking at gene methylation in colorectal biology carcinoma. He is trained in all facets of Gastroenterology including training in the provision of small bowel capsule endoscopy. He also continues to practice in the public health system.

Special Interests

Inflammatory bowel disease

Irritable bowel syndrome

Luminal endoscopy and polypectomy

Speciality

Gastroenterologist & Hepatologist

Westside Private Hospital

Suite 311 32 Morrow Street Taringa QLD 4068

Phone (07) 3833 6701 Fax (07) 3833 6740

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Dr Hadi Moattar is a clinical Gastroenterologist and Hepatologist with a special interest in Inflammatory Bowel Disease, Irritable Bowel Syndrome and Luminal Endoscopy and Polypectomy. Dr Moattar performs Upper Endoscopy, Colonoscopy and Polypectomy along with consultations at Montserrat Hospitals. He accepts both private and open access referrals. Dr Moattar completed his Medical Degree with distinction in 2004 and has since worked in various hospitals both in the United Kingdom and Queensland. In 2016, he completed his Gastroenterology and Hepatology Fellowship and went on to work as an Inflammatory Bowel Disease Fellow at the foremost IBD Centre – the Fiona Stanley Hospital – in Perth, WA. This helped to expand his experience and skill in the management of complex patients with Inflammatory Bowel Disease.

Our Gastroenterologist Visiting Medical Officers at Westside Private

Special Interests

Functional Gastrointestinal Disorders

Inflammatory Bowel Disease

Speciality

Gastroenterology

Westside Private Hospital

Suite 311
32 Morrow Street
Taringa QLD 4068

Phone 1800 199 920
Fax (07) 3607 2490

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Special Interests

Inflammatory Bowel Diseases

Functional Gastrointestinal disorders

Colorectal polyps and colorectal cancer

Colonoscopy

Metabolic syndrome

Microbiome

Speciality

Gastroenterology

Westside Private Hospital

Suite 311
32 Morrow Street
Taringa QLD 4068

Phone (07) 3833 6701
Fax (07) 3833 6740

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Special Interests

Gastroenterology Consultation

Therapeutic endoscopy

Speciality

Gastroenterology

Westside Private Hospital

Suite 311
32 Morrow Street
Taringa QLD 4068

Phone (07) 1800 199 920
Fax (07) 3607 2490

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Dr Mark Cornwell studied Medicine at the University of Queensland and undertook Physician training at the Royal Prince Alfred and Princess Alexandra Hospitals before completing his Gastroenterology training at the Royal Brisbane Hospital. Dr Cornwell brings his interest in gastroenterology consultation and high-quality diagnostic and therapeutic endoscopy to Westside Private’s Gastroenterology Clinic in Brisbane. His upper GI endoscopy, colonoscopy, ERCP, and capsule endoscopy training are recognised by the Conjoint Committee.

Mark is a member of the Royal Australasian College of Physicians, GE Society of Australia, European Association for the Study of the Liver and the American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy and regularly attends national and international scientific meetings as part of his commitment to ongoing medical education. He is a member of ANZGITA, a volunteer-based training organisation and has twice volunteered as an endoscopy trainer in Myanmar.

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