Dyspepsia and other upper gastrointestinal disorders

Our services

Dr Young-Mee Lee and Sister Wendy Phillips lead a team which organises fast-track investigation of patients meeting two-week wait criteria and appropriate management for non-fast-track patients.

We offer expertise in the diagnosis and management of peptic ulcer disease, chronic gastro-oesophageal reflux, dysphagia, gastric malignancy, biliary pain, drug induced dyspepsia and Helicobacter pylori infection.

Our dyspepsia service includes:

  • the rapid access service (fast track) for suspected upper gastrointestinal (UGI) cancers, including the investigations and treatment
  • close liaison with the UGI multi-disciplinary team, including the surgeons
  • patient support and lifestyle advice, supplemented with relevant information leaflets for conditions such as reflux, non-ulcer dyspepsia and weight control
  • urea breath test service following the eradication therapy of helicobacter pylori infection