Dr iqbal siddique

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Dr. Iqbal Siddique , Consultant Gastroenterologist
  • Fellowship in Therapeutic Endoscopy
  • University of Texas Health Science Center/M. D. Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas, U.S.A.
  • Fellowship in Gastroenterology & Hepatology
  • University of Texas Health Science Center/M. D. Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas, U.S.A.
  • Residency  in Internal Medicine
  • University of Texas Health Science Center, Houston, Texas, U.S.A.
  • M.B.B.S. (Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery)
  • American Board of Gastroenterology
  • American Board of Internal Medicine
  • Dr. Iqbal Siddique has More than 25 years of experience as a consultant in gastroenterology, gastrointestinal endoscopy, advanced therapeutic endoscopy, and endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography (ERCP)
  • Worked in major hospitals in Houston, Texas in USA, Saudi Arabia, Kuwait and Pakistan.
  • Head of Gastroenterology and Hepatology at Thunayan Al-Ghanim Gastroenterology Center, Al-Amiri Hospital in Kuwait.
  • Professor of Medicine at the College of Medicine, Kuwait University.
  • Assistant Vice-President of Health Science Center, Kuwait University
  • Authored more than 40 research papers in peer reviewed medical journals
Languages Spoken
Special Interest
  • Upper gastrointestinal endoscopy, including biopsy, polypectomy, dilatation, stent insertion, band ligation and control of bleeding
  • Colonoscopy (Lower gastrointestinal endoscopy), including biopsy, polypectomy, mucosal resection, dilatation, stent insertion, and control of bleeding
  • Advanced therapeutic gastrointestinal endoscopy
  • Endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography (ERCP) and cholangioscopy
  • Insertion of expandable metallic stents
  • Endoscopic management of bariatric surgery complications
  • Percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (PEG)
  • Capsule endoscopy and small bowel enteroscopy
  • Management of inflammatory bowel disease, including ulcerative colitis and Crohn’s disease, especially the use of new biologic therapy agents
  • Management of H. pylori and peptic ulcer disease
  • Management of gastroesophageal reflux disease
  • Pneumatic dilatation of achalasia
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Iqbal Siddique