David Rowbotham

David Rowhotherm

Areas of interest:

  • Diagnostic and therapeutic endoscopy
  • Inflammatory bowel disease (ulcerative colitis and crohn’s)
  • Colorectal cancer (and bowel cancer screening)
  • Anaemia and gastrointestinal bleeding
  • Wireless capsule endoscopy
  • Oesophageal disease (expertise in impedance manometry)
  • Swallowing difficulties
  • Dyspepsia and reflux (GORD)
  • Liver disease (including alcohol)
  • Coeliac disease



  • MB BS, MD Postgraduate Doctorate in Medicine (Leeds) awarded with commendation, FRCP, FRACP


Current employment:

  • Specialist gastroenterologist, Auckland City Hospital Honorary Clinical Senior Lecturer, University of Auckland



  • Trained in gastroenterology and hepatology, Leeds and London, UK
  • Clinical Director of Dept of Gastroenterology and Hepatology at Auckland DHB for eight years (2007-2015)