Luminal gastroenterology - Indigestion, Reflux, IBS, Crohn's disease, Colitis, Inflammatory bowel disease, Irritable bowel syndrome.
Dr Harris has worked as a Consultant Physician and Gastroenterologist since 1997. He graduated from Charing Cross & Westminster Medical School in 1987 after completing an intercalated degree in physiology. After training in general medicine and gastroenterology in London and the Home Counties, he worked in research investigating H pylori, acid & dyspepsia and was awarded an MD in 1995. He was Senior Registrar to Professor David Silk at Central Middlesex Hospital, London, until May 1997 when he was appointed to the Tunbridge Wells Hospital.
Dr Harris is an active member of the British Society of Gastroenterology (BSG). He was appointed Secretary (2005-9) and Chair of the Clinical Services and Standards Committee (2009-15). He was Associate Editor for Guidelines to Gut and was Deputy Editor to Frontline Gastroenterology (2009-11). He established the BSG Independent Practice Committee in 2010 and now represents his colleagues in Surrey, Sussex & Kent. He was co-editor and co-author of the BSG Handbook for Independent Practice.
Dr Harris was a co-author of the NICE Guidelines on Ulcerative Colitis. Further information can be found at www.dradamharris.co.uk