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Dr Phil Matthews

Consultant Gastroenterologist

I trained in St Georges London and qualified 1992.

My Gastroenterology training was mainly in the North West Deanery.

My research interest was in functional gut disorders and I was clinical research fellow at Hope Hospital Department of GI Sciences.

I was awarded a training fellowship in EUS and ERCP to learn advanced endoscopic techniques and was appointed Consultant to the trust in 2007.

I am currently GI Lead in Gastroenterology.

  • Department: Gastroenterology
  • Specialities: Endoscopy, Gastroenterology, General Medicine
  • Based at Hospital site: University Hospital of North Durham
  • Special interests: Inflammatory bowel disease and ERCP
  • Training: Manchester Rotation and Freeman Hospital
  • Qualifications: MBBS MRCP MD
  • Date added to the specialist register: 2007

'I feel it is important to relay my experience back to let the staff know they are doing a brilliant job! I would like them to know I appreciated all they did for myself, my family and our beautiful baby girl.'

Patient, Labour Ward, Darlington Memorial Hospital