Dr Ray Mathew

Qualifications

MBBS, FRCP, PGCME

GMC number: 5196641

Practicing since: 1995

Specialties

Gastroenterology, General (internal) Medicine

Consultation times

  • Tuesday Mornings
  • Overview

Or call us on

01902 793 269

About

Dr Ray Mathew is a Gastroenterologist with expertise in hepatobiliary and pancreatic medicine and interventional endoscopy. He works at The Royal Wolverhampton NHS Trust.

He trained in the West Midlands and has been the Clinical Director of Gastroenterology, the Clinical Director of Endoscopy and is the current Trust Lead Clinician for Cancer. He has designed and built 3 JAG Accredited Endoscopy Units and has an active role in local and regional service restoration and recovery in Endoscopy and Cancer Services.

Dr Mathew has established a large clinical practice in management of acid reflux, inflammatory bowel disease, liver disorders, irritable bowel syndrome and gastrointestinal cancer and is active in clinical research and training. His areas of specialist expertise include the management of gastrointestinal cancer, pancreatic disease and disorders of the bile duct.

In addition to advanced gastroscopy and colonoscopy, he is an expert in ERCP and Endoscopic Ultrasound EUS. He is an endoscopy trainer and is faculty at the West Midlands Endoscopy Training Centre. He is a member of the British Society of Gastroenterology, Royal College of Physicians of London, British Medical Association, American Society of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy, American Gastroenterological Association.

Special interests

Gastrointestinal, liver, pancreatic and biliary cancer, pancreatic disease and disorders of the bile duct

Other interests

Acid reflux, inflammatory bowel disease, liver disorders, irritable bowel syndrome

Languages spoken

English, Tamil, Malayalam

Treatments and tests offered by Dr Ray Mathew at Nuffield Health

  • Gastroesophageal
  • Polypectomy
  • Colonoscopy
  • Gastrointestinal radiology
  • Endoscopic ultrasound
  • Diagnostic endoscopy
  • Gastrointestinal (GI) endoscopy (or gastroscopy)
  • MRI scan
  • Histopathology
  • Therapeutic Endoscopy
  • Upper gastrointestinal endoscopy
  • Gastrointestinal tract
  • Ultrasound
  • Gluten sensitivity screening

Locations Dr Ray Mathew works with

Related experience

Memberships

  • Midlands Gastroenterological Society
  • British Society of Gastroenterology
  • Royal College of Physicians of London
  • British Medical Association
  • UK Pancreatic Society
  • American Society of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy
  • American Gastroenterological Association

Other post held

  • New Cross and Cannock Hospitals Consultant Gastroenterologist and Trust Lead Clinician for Cancer

Insurers Dr Ray Mathew works with

Dr Ray Mathew works with the following private medical insurance providers:

  • APRIL
  • AXA PPP Healthcare
  • Bupa
  • Aviva Health
  • AXA PPP International
  • Benenden Health
  • Bupa On Demand
  • Cigna
  • CS Healthcare
  • ESMI
  • The Exeter Friendly
  • Freedom Health
  • Health-on-Line
  • HealthFund
  • InterGlobal
  • Medical Care Direct
  • PHC
  • SecureHealth
  • Simplyhealth
  • Tesco Bank
  • Universal Provident
  • Vitality Health (Pru Health)
  • Westfield Health WPA
  • Police Mutual

Declaration

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

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

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