Dr Ali Jafer

Dr Ali Jafer

Consultant at Waitemata Endoscopy
Dr Ali Jafer

Qualifications
MB ChB 1986 Baghdad; FRACP 2005

Title or Designation
Gastroenterologist and Endoscopist

Special Clinical Interests

Dr. Jafer has an interest in upper and lower gastrointestinal diseases, IBD, IBS, CRC screening and gastrointestinal bleeding/anaemia.  He subspecialises in capsule endoscopy and is an accredited preferred provider for Southern Cross Health Society.

Professional Profile

Dr. Jafer completed his post-qualification training in Auckland in general medicine and gastroenterology. After obtaining his FRACP, he worked at Middlemore hospital as a consultant then did his post-graduate training at the Royal Free hospital in London on luminal gastroenterology and trained on capsule endoscopy, CT colonography, and colorectal screening.

Since February 2008 he has been employed as a specialist gastroenterologist and physician at Waitemata DHB. He also works in private at Waitemata Gastroenterology, Takapuna, and Henderson Medical Centre.

Full Registration Date
27 June 1996

Vocational Scope
Internal Medicine

Current Membership of Professional/other bodies

I am currently a member of the New Zealand Society of Gastroenterology

I am also president of the capsule endoscopy club, previous Clinical Director of WDHB Gastroenterology and Endoscopy Department, and clinical director of Waitemata Endoscopy.

Practising at
Waitemata Endoscopy located at Northern Clinic at Southern Cross Hospital, North Harbour Campus, 212 Wairau Road, 0629
Waitemata District Health Board

Consulting at
Waitemata Gastroenterolgy – 15 Shea Terrace, Takapuna 0622 – Phone 09 920 6746
Henderson Medical