Edinburgh Gastroenterology
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Tradition at the leading edge, from Edinburgh Gastroenterologists

Who We Are

Alan Shand MD, FRCP (Edinburgh)

Consultant Gastroenterologist

After graduating with commendation from the University of Aberdeen, I undertook postgraduate training in Gastroenterology and General Internal Medicine in Aberdeen , Edinburgh & London. My special interests include:

  • Coeliac disease
  • Endoscopy
  • Colonoscopy
  • Inflammatory bowel disease
  • Nutritional aspects of gastrointestinal disease

I am a Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh, a member of the St Mark's Association and the British Society of Gastroenterology (BSG), having sat on the BSG Small Bowel and Nutrition Committee. I currently advise the Scottish Parliament Cross Party Working Group on Coeliac disease and Dermatitis Herpetiformis on medical matters relating to Coeliac disease.

For more information and details on how to arrange an appointment, please email Dr Shand at shand@edinburghgastroenterology.com