Prof. Stuart Bloom, Consultant Gastroenterologist

Prof. Stuart Bloom DM, FRCP

Consultant Gastroenterologist

DM, FRCP

Areas of expertise

  • Coeliac disease
  • Inflammatory bowel disease (IBD)
  • Irritable bowel syndrome (IBS)
  • Acid reflux
  • Stomach ulcer
  • Food intolerance

Recommendations for Prof. Bloom

These recommendations are for information purposes only. Doctors providing recommendations do so in good faith and are not responsible for clinical outcomes.

Recommended by:

  • byDr Ian Benjamin Colvin, GP

    Personal recommendation from a patient with Crohn's disease

  • byDr Deepak Kaur Hora, GP

    Recommended for patients with inflammatory bowel disease

  • byDr Stephen David Yaxley, GP

    Recommended for general gastro and IBS.

  • byDr Ehsan Kadhim Alkizwini, GP

    Very good gastroenterologist.

  • byMr Anthony Silverstone, Consultant Gynaecologist

    I tend to refer to Dr Stuart Bloom for Gastroenterology. He is one of the senior gastroenterologists at UCH, in charge of a very large inflammatory bowel unit. I have known him for many years, he is a close college and is outstanding.

  • byDr John Malcolm Walker, Cardiologist

    A hugely experienced gastroenterologist with a superb clinical approach and fine endoscopic skills.

  • byProf. Mark Emberton, Professor of Urology

    Recommended gastroenterologist

  • by Dr Marcus Harbord, Gastroenterologist

    He is a kind and thoughtful doctor

  • by Mr Jonathan Wilson, Colorectal Surgeon

    Recommended Gastroenterologist

  • byDr Ian Benjamin Colvin, GP

    Personal recommendation from a patient with Crohn's disease

  • byDr Deepak Kaur Hora, GP

    Recommended for patients with inflammatory bowel disease

  • byDr Stephen David Yaxley, GP

    Recommended for general gastro and IBS.

  • byDr Ehsan Kadhim Alkizwini, GP

    Very good gastroenterologist.

  • byMr Anthony Silverstone, Consultant Gynaecologist

    I tend to refer to Dr Stuart Bloom for Gastroenterology. He is one of the senior gastroenterologists at UCH, in charge of a very large inflammatory bowel unit. I have known him for many years, he is a close college and is outstanding.

  • byDr John Malcolm Walker, Cardiologist

    A hugely experienced gastroenterologist with a superb clinical approach and fine endoscopic skills.

  • byProf. Mark Emberton, Professor of Urology

    Recommended gastroenterologist

  • by Dr Marcus Harbord, Gastroenterologist

    He is a kind and thoughtful doctor

  • by Mr Jonathan Wilson, Colorectal Surgeon

    Recommended Gastroenterologist

  • Address

    • Telephone or video consultation

      Available for patients, please call to arrange, London, NW8 9LE

    • The Wellington Hospital

      The Wellington Hospital Ground Floor, Wellington Pl, London, NW8 9LE

    • The Platinum Medical Centre

      15-17 Lodge Road, St Johns Wood, London, NW8 7JA

    • The Physicians Clinic

      14 Devonshire Street, Marylebone, London, W1G 7AE

  • University College Hospital

    Division of GI Services, Ground Floor West, 250 Euston Road, London, NW1 2PQ

  • About Prof. Stuart Bloom

    GMC number: 2925871

    Year qualified: 1984

    Place of primary qualification: University of London

    As an NHS consultant for University College London (UCL) Hospital, Dr Stuart Bloom is actively involved in the provision of acute gastroenterology (GI) and general medical care. He has cutting-edge expertise in endoscopy and has carried out over 8000 procedures in his rich career. Dr Bloom has a success rate of 95% in colonoscopy and his complication rate in such procedures is less than 0.1 %. Among the many coveted awards and honours that Dr Bloom has received for his services to gastroenterology are the Martin Wronker Prize from the University of Oxford, the Leslie Parrott Prize from the National Association of Crohn's and Colitis and the President's medal from the British Society of Gastroenterology. He regularly teaches at the Royal Free Hospital and University College London Medical School and has twice been cited as a 'valued teacher'. The Day Release Programme that Dr Bloom designed for North East Thames' trainees 'Day Release' Training in gastroenterology continues to be used even today. He is also the current chair of the UK Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD) Registry.

    Dr Bloom consults at the Platinum Medical Centre, Wellington Hospital, Physicians Clinic, Devonshire Street, and has admitting rights at King Edward VII Hospital and The London Clinic. He was appointed GI specialty lead for the central and east London comprehensive research network in March 2008, and is the current chair of the consultants' committee at UCLH. His medical interests include irritable bowel syndrome, bowel cancers, gastroscopy, colonoscopy, inflammatory bowel disease, functional gut disorders, food intolerance, dyspepsia and general gastroenterology. As an industry expert, he is regularly involved in several departmental audits related to endoscopic gastrostomy.

    Areas of expertise

    • Acid reflux
    • Bloating
    • Bowel cancer screening
    • Bowel cancers
    • Colonoscopy
    • Coeliac disease
    • Constipation
    • Dyspepsia
    • Endoscopy
    • Food intolerance
    • Gastroscopy
    • Gastrointestinal infections
    • General gastroenterology
    • Inflammatory bowel disease (IBD)
    • Irritable bowel syndrome (IBS)
    • Stomach ulcer

    Professional memberships

    Royal College of Physicians
    American Gastroenterology Association
    British Society of Gastroenterology
    General Medical Council

    Other specialists recommended by Prof. Bloom

  • Prof. Mark Emberton, Professor of Urology

    An excellent urologist and. He is also very keen on dealing with prostrate cancer.

  • Mr Anthony Silverstone, Consultant Gynaecologist

    He is fantastic at dealing with all issues relating to gynaecological oncology.

  • Dr George Webster, Gastroenterologist and Hepatologist

    He is an expert in pancreatic hepatobiliary medicine.

  • Dr Christian Hasford, Consultant Physician

    He is a very good general physician.

  • Mr Alastair Windsor, Colorectal Surgeon

    An excellent colorectal surgeon.

  • Mr Theo Joseph, Consultant ENT Surgeon

    A very good ENT physician.

  • Prof. Marco Novelli, Pathologist

    He is an authoritative opinion leader in pathology.

  • Dr Gerald William Libby, Gastroenterologist

    He is a very good digestive health psychiatrist.

  • Dr Jeremy George, Respiratory Specialist

    He has a very good general respiratory opinion.

  • Prof. Muntzer Mughal, Consultant General and Upper GI Surgeon

    He has a very good opinion on upper GI surgery.

  • Prof. Chris Bunker, Dermatologist

    He is an expert Dermatologist.

  • Mr Johan Witt, Orthopaedic Surgeon

    He is a fantastic hip surgeon.

  • Dr Jessica Jane Manson, Rheumatologist

    An excellent rheumatologist.

  • Andrew Altan Onon Plumb,

    A fantastic GI radiologist.

  • Prof. Pierre-Marc Bouloux, General Medicine, Diabetes and Endocrinology

    An expert endocrinologist.

  • Dr Paul Jarman, Neurologist

    Recommended Neurologist.

  • Prof. Stuart Taylor,

    Recommended radiologist