About Anthony

Anthony is an internationally renowned Consultant Clinical Scientist with experience across the NHS and private healthcare sectors as well as in academia and the pharmaceutical industry. Anthony trained in Manchester and gained a broad base of experience in assessing gut function from ‘top to bottom’ covering areas such as gastro-oesophageal reflux disease, Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS), incontinence and constipation. Anthony’s industry experience provided further training in designing and implementing clinical trials to test experimental approaches and novel treatments in conditions like IBS, an area he is still passionate about.

Anthony’s long standing vision is that the highest quality Gastro-Intestinal Physiology testing should be available to all patients and as such he  has set up mobile clinics with several NHS centres to provide these services. 


Anthony has been recognised as advancing the field of GI Physiology by winning several prestigious awards including the Department of Health and Chief Scientific Officer’s ‘Young Healthcare Scientist’ of the year. Anthony has also been awarded the Functional Brain-Gut Young Investigator award (United States) and the EFIC Grunethal Young investigator in Pain award (Germany).


Anthony has published over 200 journal articles, abstracts and book chapters including two first author publications in Gastroenterology. A frequent speaker at conferences around the globe about advances in GI Physiology, Anthony also provides lectures to train UK doctors to help them understand more about the applications of GI Physiology testing.

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