Dr David Watts

Consultant Gastroenterologist


Professional Membership

  •  Member of the Royal College of Physicians

Clinical Interests

  • General gastroenterology

  • Diagnostic and therapeutic endoscopy and clinical management of unexplained abdominal symptoms, weight loss and iron deficiency

  • Hepatology

  • Specific research interest in inflammatory bowel disease

Personal profile

Dr David Watts graduated from Edinburgh Medical School in 1992 and proceeded to Higher Specialist Training in Gastroenterology and Hepatology within Southeast Scotland. His research interests are in inflammatory bowel disease, mucosal immunology and immunosuppressive therapy with publications in peer reviewed journals. He is presently Consultant Gastroenterologist and Clinical Lead in Forth Valley Royal Hospital. Dr Watts is also Medical advisor to National Association of Crohns and Colitis.

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