Gastroenterology is the specialty that covers disorders of
the digestive system, stomach, bowels, liver and pancreas. There
are three Consultant Gastroenterologists in Trafford -Dr John
Mason, Dr Marie McMahon and Professor Chris Summerton. They are
supported by a full team of junior doctors and specialist
Many patients with gastroenterological problems undergo
investigations with endoscopy (camera examinations of the upper or
lower bowel). More information about these procedures can be found
in the Trafford Endoscopy section of this
If you are an existing patient of our Gastroenterology
department, you may contact the departmental secretaries directly.
For any other query please telephone switchboard on 0161 748 4022.
Michelle Kinsella, Gastroenterology Secretary Tel: 0161 746 2378
To contact Manchester Royal Infirmary's Endoscopy
units, please click here.
Outpatient clinics are run at Trafford General Hospital
and at Altrincham General Hospital.
Referrals to the gastroenterology team can be made via
your GP. We regret we cannot see patients without an appointment.
Please advise your GP if you wish to be referred to us.
Additional Information:When you come for an appointment, always remember to bring
details of any tablets or medications that you are taking. You will
receive other information with your clinic booking