Dr Alistair Makin

Personal profile

Dr Alistair Makin qualified from the University of London in 1988. Dr Makin is widely respected for his expertise in gastroenterology and in particular for his endoscopic management of pancreatobiliary problems.

Dr Makin’s NHS practice is based at Manchester Royal Infirmary. He was appointed as a Consultant Gastroenterologist in 1998, following completion of training and research programmes in a number of London hospitals, including Kings College Hospital and Harefield Hospital.

Dr Makin is expert in a full range of diagnostic and therapeutic gastrointestinal endoscopic procedures, including gastroscopy and endoscopic retrograde cholangio-pancreatography (ERCP).

Dr Makin is one of the consultants who forms the specialised Liver and HPB Unit based at the Alexandra Hospital, Cheadle.

Professional Membership



  • Royal Society of Medicine (RSM)

  • Royal College of Physicians of London (RCLONDON)

  • Pancreatic Society of Great Britain and Ireland (ASGBI)

Clinical Interests



  • Gastroenterology

  • Endoscopy

  • Pancreatobiliary Disease

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