Consultant - Gastroenterology
Dumfries and Galloway Royal Infirmary

Job reference: 048049

Location: Dumfries and Galloway Royal Infirmary

Job closing date: 11/02/2022

Job posted date: 18/05/2021

Salary: Consultant (£87,534 - £116,313)

Employment type: Permanent

Job Type: Medical and Dental

Hours of work: 40

Department: Gastroenterology

Employer (NHS Board) : NHS Dumfries & Galloway

Dumfries & Galloway Royal Infirmary are looking to replace a substantive Consultant post to provide medical Gastroenterology services in the Dumfries and Galloway region. The successful candidate will join a team which comprises of a Consultant, Specialty Doctor and Nurse Specialists.

The appointment will be on a whole-time basis under the terms of the new Consultant contract. The successful candidate will be offered a 10 PA contract, including at least one allocated to supporting professional activities (SPAs).  Additional EPAs may be incorporated into the job plan, depending on the time required to support the successful candidate’s professional activities and the needs of the service including participation in the General Medicine on-call rota. 

Gastroenterology services currently include out-patient clinics and in-patient treatment for various Gastroenterology disorders and a wide range of Endoscopy procedures.  The successful candidate will be expected to take on oesophageal manometry studies. Opportunity will be available to undertake ERCP, therapeutic endoscopy and to train in oesophageal manometry. 

Subspecialty interests will be welcomed such as inflammatory bowel disease, functional bowel disorder and nutrition.
Please contact Dr Zahra Bayaty, Acting Consultant on 01387 246246 (ext. 32025) or by e-mail at; alternatively you can also contact Patsy Pattie, Assistant General Manager on 01387 241790 or by email at if you have any queries or would like to arrange a visit.


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