Dr John Halliday is a procedural Gastroenterologist and Hepatologist, who combines his private practice at Epworth Hospital in Richmond with a public appointment at Royal Melbourne Hospital. His private practice structure generally allows him to see all new patients within two weeks.
Dr Halliday provides a personalised and comprehensive gastrointestinal service covering all aspects of GI care. He performs colonoscopy, gastroscopy and capsule endoscopy. Open access endoscopy is available. Dr Halliday is committed to providing his patients with holistic, state-of-the-art care according to their individual needs.
Between 2010-2013, Dr Halliday spent four years working in Oxford where he gained international experience in the management of gastrointestinal and liver diseases. He was awarded a Doctorate of Philosophy from Oxford University for his work on vaccine development, has authored several book chapters, and published research in both gut and liver disease.
Dr Halliday actively participates in the training of specialist physicians and general practitioners. He recognises the critical importance of communication and patient involvement in the decision making process - taking the time to explain complex treatments and procedures alongside their pros and cons.
Ultimately, Dr Halliday believes that personalised care, combining world-class experience with the individual needs of his patients, leads to best outcomes.
Read more about Dr Halliday here.
AREAS OF EXPERTISE
- Inflammatory bowel disease (IBD)
- Viral hepatitis
- Gastroesophageal reflux
- Coeliac disease
- Irritable bowel syndrome
- Iron deficiency anaemia
- Malabsorption syndromes
- Gastrointestinal bleeding
- Fatty liver
- Abnormal liver function tests
- Undifferentiated abdominal pain
- Gastroscopy (direct access available)
- Colonoscopy (direct access available)
- Colorectal cancer screening
- Capsule endoscopy
- Breath testing
Phone: 03 9428 9908
Fax: 03 9421 3435
The Epworth Centre
Suite 7.6, 32 Erin Street
Richmond VIC 3121