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Dr Rami Sweis
Dr Rami Sweis
BSc MBChB PhD
Gastroenterology
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SUBSPECIALTIES

neuro-gastroenterology
Gastro-oesophageal Reflux Disease (GORD) or Reflux

REGISTERED WITH

General Medical Council: 4639765

LANGUAGES

english

RECOMMENDED FOR

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Gastroenterology

CONSULTATION FEES

New appointment: £245
Follow-up appointment: £200

About

Dr Rami Sweis is a consultant gastroenterologist at UCLH and Senior Clinical Lecturer at UCL. He specialises in endoscopy with particular expertise in investigating and managing complex benign and malignant upper gastrointestinal disorders.

Owing to his extensive medical experience, he has particular knowledge in conditions such as achalasia, oesophageal spasm as well as reflux-related disorders such as heartburn and regurgitation. Added to this, Dr Sweis is the Upper GI Physiology Unit Lead at UCLH, a tertiary centre where problems of reflux and swallowing are investigated and managed using the most advanced technologies, methodology and therapeutics.

He can provide an array of endoscopic treatments, including Dilatation, Stent insertion, Laser, Radiofrequency Ablation, Endoscopic Mucosal Resection and Dissection.

Beyond his clinical pursuits, Dr Sweis is an active member of the international High Resolution Manometry Working Group. He is also a member of the Neurogastroenterology & Motility (NGM) Committee and a clinical representative of the Association of GI Physiologists (AGIP) Committee of the British Society of Gastroenterology. To this extent, he has an interest in teaching and training and has organised a number of Upper GI Symposia as well as Hands-on Training Meetings in Upper GI physiology on a national and international level.

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Medical Procedures

  • Colonoscopy
  • Endoscopic Laser Therapy
  • Endoscopy
  • Gastroscopy
  • Oesophageal Stenting
  • PEG

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Special Interests

  • Reflux Disorders
  • Swallowing Problems
  • Barret's Oesophagus
  • Ulcerative colitis
  • Crohn’s Disease
  • Small bowel bacterial overgrowth
  • Irritable bowel syndrome
  • Microscopic Colitis 
  • Diarrhoea

Education

Primary Medical Qualification

MB ChB 1999 University of Edinburgh

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4.9

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4.9

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4.9

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Dr Sweis was thorough and open-minded
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28-02-2019
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I travelled a long way to see Dr Sweis at the recommendation of a friend. It was definitely worth doing. He was really kind and helpful. He was very thorough and sorted out the reflux issues that have made my life a misery over the last few years. Thank you so much Dr Sweis!
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08-12-2018
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I feel so much better. The doctor found the cause of my problem. Another doctor told me he would not have thought of it so I am really lucky I came to see him.
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03-12-2018
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Dr Sweis was very kind and helpful. He gave me plenty of time and looked after me with great care and consideration. Thank you.
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16-07-2018
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The doctor was very kind and patient. I would recommend him
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20-02-2018
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Dr Sweis is most helpful. Thank you.
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25-01-2018
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Very good
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13-01-2018
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amazing doctor, very thorough but also very human and calm, takes time to explain and make sure you're serene.
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04-01-2018
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I can't thank Dr Sweis enough. He took such care and time to look after me. I really appreciate his kindness.
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22-12-2017
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He is a very kind and thoughtful doctor. He gave me plenty of time to discuss my problems and really understood me.
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20-11-2017
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Peer Recommendations

BY dr Shameer Mehta

20-07-2017
Dr Sweis is a very caring gastroenterologist who is liked by his patients.
For specialty: Gastroenterology
For procedures: Gastroscopy
Connection: Is a colleague

BY dr Farooq Rahman

24-06-2017
I am very pleased to recommend Dr Sweis who is an excellent doctor and very thorough.
For specialty: Gastroenterology
For procedures: Gastroscopy
Connection: I have referred patients to them
I enjoy working with Dr Sweis. He is an excellent colleague. He is very well liked by his patients becuase he thinks carefully about their problems and gives sensible and balnaced advice.
For specialty: Gastroenterology
Connection: Is a colleague
I enjoy working with Dr Sweis. He is an excellent colleague. He is very well liked by his patients becuase he thinks carefully about their problems and gives sensible and balnaced advice.
For specialty: Gastroenterology
Connection: Is a colleague

BY dr Rehan Haidry

22-06-2017
Dr Sweis is a real expert in oesophageal diseases including rare problems such as achalasia.
For specialty: Gastroenterology
For procedures: Gastroscopy
Connection: Is a colleague

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