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Specialties and sub-specialties

Gastroenterology
Therapeutic upper and lower GI endoscopy
Capsule endoscopy
Hepatobiliary medicine and ERCP
Inflammatory bowel disease
General hepatology

Treatments

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Dr Aymer J. Postgate provides an all-inclusive price for his treatments, so that you can take comfort in knowing that you will pay one agreed fixed price that will not change. View fixed price packages:

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Professional profile

Dr Postgate trained at Guy’s and St. Thomas’ Hospital in London. He graduated in 1999 with First Class Honours and in the top 1% of his year. He was awarded the Baldwin Prize for Clinical Medicine, the Bristowe Medal and Beaney Prize for Pathology, The War Memorial Clinical Exhibition, and The Wolfson Foundation scholarship for his BSc studies for which also received a First Class Honours degree.
Having completed the top junior house officer post at Guy’s and St. Thomas’, he undertook core medical training at Charing Cross and West Middlesex Hospitals followed by specialist training in gastroenterology and general medicine within the North West London region between 2003 and 2010.
Four years were spent at the specialist St. Mark’s Hospital, including three years of post-graduate research within the Wolfson Unit for Endoscopy for which he received a Doctorate of Medicine degree from Imperial College London in 2010.
Two years of training were spent at Imperial, including a 6 month ERCP fellowship at Hammersmith Hospital.
His published work is mainly within the fields of interventional endoscopy and capsule endoscopy and he continues to peer review articles for international journals.
Dr Postgate was appointed as a full time substantive Consultant in Gastroenterology and General Internal Medicine at The Hillingdon Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, London, in May 2010. He is Endoscopy Lead for the Trust and takes on the majority of the more complex and interventional endoscopy including ERCP. He was appointed as the Assistant Clinical Director for Medicine in February 2013.
He provides outpatient and endoscopy services at both Hillingdon and Mount Vernon Hospitals and sees patients with a full range of gastroenterological, hepatological and hepatobiliary problems in his NHS practice. He looks after both general medical, gastroenterology and hepatology inpatients at the Hillingdon site. He also provides emergency gastroenterology cover to Harefield Hospital.

Clinical interests

  • Therapeutic upper and lower GI endoscopy / bowel cancer screening colonoscopy
  • Capsule endoscopy / small bowel
  • Inflammatory bowel disease
  • Hepatobiliary medicine and ERCP / general hepatology
  • General luminal gastroenterology including dypsepsia, reflux, change in bowel habit, weight loss, anaemia, abdominal pain

Current posts

  • Consultant Gastroenterologist and General Physician
    Hillingdon Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, London
  • Associate Clinical Director for Medicine
    Hillindgon Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, London
  • Honorary Consultant Gastroenterologist
    Royal Brompton and Harefield NHS Foundation Trust

Medical training

Year qualified 1999
  • United Medical and Dental Schools of Guy's, King's and St. Thomas' hospitals, London 1993-1999

Personal interests

Dr Postgate has lived locally, in Highgate, for the last ten years. He is married to a local general practitioner who practices in Kentish Town/Camden. He has three young boys who take up most of his spare time!

Appointment enquiries: +44 (0) 20 3944 1073 Concierge service: +44 (0) 203 219 3323 Self-Pay service: +44 (0) 203 918 7301International office: +44 (0) 203 219 3266 Invoice and payment enquiries: +44 (0) 207 616 7708 General enquiries: +44 (0) 20 3918 9135

Breast services appointments: +44 (0) 207 616 7653 Diagnostics appointments: +44 (0) 207 616 7653 Endoscopy appointments: +44 (0) 207 616 7760 Eye centre appointments: +44 (0) 207 616 7768 Haematology appointments: +44 (0) 207 535 5503 Kidney services appointments: +44 (0) 207 224 5234 Liver services appointments: +44 (0) 207 616 7719 Physiotherapy appointments: +44 (0) 207 616 7651 Radiology appointments: +44 (0) 207 616 7653

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