Dr Adam Harris
Consultant Gastroenterologist at Maidstone and Tunbridge Wells NHS Trust
Qualifications BSc MB BS MD FRCP
Specialist interest Luminal gastroenterology; Dyspepsia and gastro-oesophageal reflux; Inflammatory bowel disease; Diarrhoea; Functional bowel disorders.
Clinic times By appointment.
Dr Harris attended Charing Cross and Westminster Medical School, West London from 1981 until graduation in 1987. His post-graduate training in internal medicine and gastroenterology took place in Charing Cross, St Mary’s, Central Middlesex, St Thomas and St George’s Hospitals in London and in Kingston, Epsom, Hillingdon and Harefield Hospitals in the Home Counties.
Dr Harris spent two years (1993-5) in full time academic study as a research fellow investigating the relationship between infection with Helicobacter pylori, gastric acid output, duodenal bulb morphology and duodenal ulcer disease. This work was submitted as a thesis to the University of London leading to Doctor of Medicine higher degree.
From 1995 until 1997 Dr Harris worked as Senior Registrar to Dr JJ Misiewicz and Professor D Silk at CentralMiddlesexHospital, London. He completed his clinical training in dyspepsia, gastro-oesophageal reflux and liver diseases and developed particular expertise in the management of patients with inflammatory bowel diseases and functional abdominal conditions, such as irritable bowel syndrome.
He was appointed as Consultant Physician & Gastroenterologist at Maidstone and Tunbridge Wells Trust in 1997.