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Sri Selvaratnam


I am a New Zealand trained Gastroenterologist who grew up in the Bay of Plenty. I attended Medical School at The University of Auckland before completing my Advanced Training in Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Internal Medicine. I subsequently completed an overseas Fellowship in Inflammatory Bowel Disease and Therapeutic Endoscopy where I was also awarded a Master of Research Degree for my research investigating the emerging challenges in Inflammatory Bowel Disease. I have a strong emphasis on comprehensive patient focused care and I also currently practice at Middlemore Hospital as a consultant Gastroenterologist, Hepatologist and General Physician.

Areas of expertise:

  • Endoscopy – diagnostic and therapeutic gastroscopy and colonoscopy, chromoendoscopy
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease 
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Gastro-oesophageal reflux
  • Coeliac Disease
  • Colorectal cancer screening
  • Liver disease


Current employment:

  • Consultant Gastroenterologist, Hepatologist and General Physician (Middlemore Hospital)
  • Clinical Lead: Inflammatory Bowel Disease Biologic Infusions (Middlemore Hospital)
  • Janssen Inflammatory Bowel Disease National Advisory Board Member
  • Honorary Clinical Lecturer, University of Auckland



  • MBChB (Distinction), MRES (Distinction), FRACP


Overseas Experience:

  • Gastroenterology/Inflammatory Bowel Disease Fellow: Macquarie University Hospital, Sydney, Australia
  • Locum Gastroenterologist, New South Wales, Australia
  • Honorary Conjoint Lecturer, Macquarie University

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