Dr. Nigel Beejay


Consultant Gastroenterologist


MB BChir, MA (Cantab), CCT, ABIM
FACP, CPE, Dip (Medical Hypnosis)

Dr. Nigel Umar Beejay is a Consultant, Gastroenterologist and Hepatologist with over 25 years’ experience of global health care systems and former Chairman of Arab Health Gastroenterology 2017 and 2018. Currently working at Emirates Hospital Day Surgery in Abu Dhabi as well as in Harley Street, London. Dr. Beejay qualified in medicine at King’s College, Cambridge University and completed postgraduate studies internationally in London and Boston University and the University of Toronto.

In addition, Dr Beejay holds a Master’s degree in Social and Political Sciences from Cambridge University, degrees in Biomedical Informatics from Oregon Health Science University and in Medical Hypnosis from University College London.

Dr. Beejay was formerly Chairman of the Health Information Management Committee at Sheikh Khalifa Medical City, Abu Dhabi (managed by Cleveland Clinic). Dr. Beejay teaches and lectures internationally on Gastroenterology, Health IT, Genomics, Quality and Advanced Endoscopy. He is a member of the American College of Healthcare Executives and Fellow of the American College of Physicians, British Society of Gastroenterology (BSG), American Gastroenterological Association (AGA), American Society of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy (ASGE) and British Medical Association.

Clinical Expertise:
  • Nutritional Medicine
  • Upper and Lower Endoscopy
  • Capsule Endoscopy
  • Obesity Management with Intragastric Balloons and Medications
  • Functional Bowel Diseases (IBS, Bloating, Food Intolerances, Constipation)
  • Fatty Liver Disease
  • Celiac and Food Sensitivities
  • Cancer Screening
  • Barrett’s Esophagus
  • Complementary Health Techniques including CBT, Hypnosis
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