Dr Khaleel Jamil

Qualifications

BMBCh, MA, MRCP, PhD

GMC number: 6030649

Practicing since: 2001

Specialties

Gastroenterology, General (internal) Medicine

Sub-specialties: Hepatology

Consultation times

  • Thursdays, 18:00 - 20:00
  • Overview

Or call us on

01444 476 732 (Haywards Heath) / 01273 627 007 (Brighton appointments) / 01444 450 338 (Medical Secretary)

About

Dr Jamil is a specialist in GastroenteroIogy with extensive experience in digestive diseases, hepatology and endoscopy. He uses his wealth of experience and skills to diagnose and treat problems including heartburn/reflux, indigestion, bloating, abdominal pain, diarrhoea, constipation, rectal bleeding and liver problems. He is a highly skilled endoscopist, putting patient experience and comfort at the centre of his care.

Dr Jamil works in partnership with his patients, and listens to their problems with respect and empathy. He personally guides his patients through their diagnostic and treatment journey, delivering high quality care and ensuring patient satisfaction.

He studied medicine at Cambridge and Oxford Universities, and completed specialist training in London, working at major teaching hospitals including Kings College Hospital, St Mary’s Hospital and Barts and the Royal London. He has a strong academic background, having spent a year as a research fellow in Australia and was awarded a PhD at Imperial College London for his research in immunology.

At University Hospitals Sussex, Dr Jamil is a specialist endoscopist and performs advanced procedures including colonoscopy and polypectomy, ERCP and therapeutic endoscopy. He leads the HPB cancer service and is a key member of weekly held liver and inflammatory bowel disease specialist meetings.

Dr Jamil is a Senior Lecturer at Brighton and Sussex Medical School where he delivers lectures, and examines medical students. He also regularly lectures postgraduate doctors in training, and teaches endoscopy skills on the National Joint Advisory Group (JAG) training courses.

Other interests

  • Colonoscopy (biopsy and polypectomy)
  • Endoscopy/Gastroscopy
  • Indigestion/heartburn
  • Hiatus Hernia
  • Bloating/abdominal pain
  • Diarrhoea
  • Constipation
  • Irritable bowel syndrome
  • Flexible sigmoidoscopy
  • ERCP
  • Liver disease

Personal interests

Dr Jamil is a family man with two young children. He takes a keen interest in outdoor pursuits including running, hiking, cycling and skiing. He also enjoys reading and the theatre, as well as team sports.

Languages spoken

English

Treatments and tests offered by Dr Khaleel Jamil at Nuffield Health

  • Blood test
  • Colonoscopy
  • Gastrointestinal (GI) endoscopy (or gastroscopy)
  • Therapeutic Endoscopy
  • Upper gastrointestinal endoscopy
  • Liver function tests

Locations Dr Khaleel Jamil works with

Related experience

Research

Dr Jamil was awarded a PhD at Imperial College London investigating the immune response in liver transplantation. He has also carried out research into Hepatitis C treatments as well as endoscopy utility, and has published his findings in peer-reviewed journals. 

Memberships

  • Royal College of Physicians, UK (RCP)
  • British Society of Gastroenterology (BSG)
  • British Association for the Study of the Liver (BASL)
  • European Association for the Study of the Liver (EASL)
  • General Medical Council (GMC)

Other post held

  • BSUH NHS Trust Consultant Gastroenterologist and Hepatologist
  • Dr Jamil was appointed as a consultant at Brighton & Sussex University Hospitals NHS Trust (now part of University Hospital Sussex) in 2014.

Insurers Dr Khaleel Jamil works with

Dr Khaleel Jamil works with the following private medical insurance providers:

  • Aviva Health
  • AXA PPP Healthcare
  • Bupa
  • Freedom Health
  • Simplyhealth
  • Vitality Health (Pru Health)

Declaration

Dr Khaleel Jamil does not hold a share or financial interest in this hospital, another Nuffield Health hospital or the company.

Dr Khaleel Jamil does not have a share or financial interest in equipment used at this hospital or another Nuffield Health hospital.

Dr Khaleel Jamil does not hold any paid advisory role(s) at this hospital or on behalf of Nuffield Health.