Dr Waqas Fazal
General and Interventional Gastroenterologist
Dr Waqas Fazal is an Australian and UK trained general and Interventional Gastroenterologist. He specialises in pancreatobiliary disorders and performs Endoscopic Retrograde CholangioPancreatography (ERCP) and Endoscopic Ultrasound (EUS). He also has special interest in high quality colonoscopy and advanced endoscopy techniques for removal of colonic polyps and early cancers.
Dr Fazal also specialises in bariatric endoscopy/endoscopic weight loss therapies. He has travelled overseas to busy bariatric centres around the world to master techniques like Endoscopic Sleeve Gastroplasty and also performs gastric balloon placements.
He practices from St Andrews Private Hospital Ipswich, Mater Hospital in Springfield and Sunnybank Hospitals in Queensland.
Areas of special interest:
● Weight loss endoscopy (Endoscopic Sleeve Gastroplasty)
● Removal/EMR of large polyps
● Endoscopic ultrasound (EUS) and ERCP
● Management of pancreato-biliary disorder
● Inflammatory Bowel Disease
● General Hepatology