The hospital is currently experiencing a high number of calls from local people regarding the coronavirus.
Please be advised, if you are experiencing symptoms that are similar to those of the coronavirus you should call NHS 111 for advice.
The symptoms of coronavirus are:
But these symptoms do not necessarily mean you have the illness.
The symptoms are similar to other illnesses that are much more common, such as cold and flu.
Do not go to a GP surgery, pharmacy or hospital. Call 111, stay indoors and avoid close contact with other people.
For more information, visit: https://www.nhs.uk/conditions/coronavirus-covid-19/
Dr Khalid Elamin completed his higher gastroenterology training in East Anglia and Newcastle where he spent a year of subspecialist training in pancreatobiliary diseases and advanced biliary; ERCP and Endoscopic Ultrasound (EUS).
In 2009, he was awarded a travelling fellowship to South Carolina, USA to study advanced ERCP and EUS with world-renowned Professors Peter Cotton and Robert Hawes. In 2013 he became a fellow of the Royal College of Physicians (London).
Dr Elamin has a broad-spectrum practice covering all aspects of gastroenterology. His special interests are pancreatobiliary diseases, advanced biliary (ERCP and EUS) and therapeutic endoscopy, GI oncology and Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD). He has developed the endoscopic ultrasound service in two hospitals and led upper GI cancer team.