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.
Primary Medical Qualification
MB BS 2003 University of London