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Dr Dave Gibson is a gastroenterologist with a broad range of interests. He investigates and manages patients with all gastrointestinal disorders. His particular interests focus on colon cancer screening and therapeutic luminal endoscopy, including removal of large colonic polyps. He also has expertise in small bowel capsule endoscopy (Pill Cam), Balloon Enteroscopy and dilatation of Crohn’s strictures. He completed gastroenterology training in Dublin, Ireland before moving to Melbourne with his wife and 3 children to undertake a 2 year fellowship in the Alfred in advanced endoscopy. Dave currently holds a public appointment in the Alfred, where he helps to run the endoscopy service. He is activity involved in ongoing research both in the fields of Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD) and detection and treatment of early colon cancer. He has regular endoscopy sessions at Cabrini hospital in both Malvern and Brighton. He consults through both Brighton Gastroenterology Associates and Cabrini Surgical Consulting and Movement Precinct (CSCMP), in Malvern.

Expertise related to UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This person’s work contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 3 - Good Health and Well-being

Research area keywords

  • Colon cancer screening
  • Therapeutic luminal endoscopy
  • Inflammatory bowel disease

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