Dr Mohammed
Al-Ansari

Specialty

Gastroenterology

Contact Details

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About

Dr Al-Ansari is a consultant Gastroenterologist who commenced working in Australia in 2012. He underwent his Physician and Gastroenterology training in New Zealand at the Auckland Clinical Training Network, Waikato Hospital (Hamilton), Otago Teaching Hospital (Dunedin). Dr Al-Ansari then worked in Middlemore Hospital in Auckland/New Zealand where he undertook a research Fellow position in Endoscopy, during which he completed research projects in Capsule Endoscopy, and Colon imaging. He received an award for best research twice by the NZ society for Gastroenterology.

As well as consulting in Gastroenterology and Hepatology Geelong Public Hospital and Ballarat Health Service, he has consulting sessions at Epworth Geelong and endoscopy sessions at the same hospital.

Dr Mohammed Al-Ansari has a broad range of interests in all aspects of Gastroenterology including:

- Upper GI Pathology
• Dysphagia
• Barrett's
• GORD
• Peptic Ulcer Disease
• Eosinophilic
• Esophagitis
- Anaemia & GI Bleeding Problems
- Small intestine and malabsorption problems
- Lower GI Pathology
• Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS)
• Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD)
- Bowel Cancer & Colorectal Cancer Screening
- Liver Disease, including:
• Viral hepatitis management (HCV, HBV, and other viruses)
• Autoimmune Liver Diseases (all types)
• Metabolic & Storage Liver Diseases (including Hemochromatosis & NASH)
• Liver Tumours
- Investigational & Interventional Endoscopy
• Gastroscopy
o Dilatation
o Variceal bleeding
o APC for GI bleeding
• Colonoscopy
o Polypectomy
o Haemorrhoid banding
- Wireless Capsule Endoscopy

Consulting Address

Aurora Surgical and Gatroenterology
Suite 2.2
1 Epworth Place
Waurn Ponds VIC 3216

Qualifications

  • MBChB
  • FRACP