Associate Professor Craig Haifer
Gastroenterologist and Hepatologist
Conjoint Associate Professor
St Vincent's Hosptial Sydney
University of New South Wales
I am an experienced gastroenterologist and hepatologist within the Department of Gastroenterology and Inflammatory Bowel Disease Service at St Vincent's Hospital, Sydney, and an Associate Professor of Medicine at the University of New South Wales.
I have specialist expertise in all aspects of gastroenterology and hepatology including:
Faecal microbiota transplantation (FMT)
Bowel cancer screening
Irritable bowel syndrome
I will take the time to understand your symptoms and it's impact on your day-to-day life. I will endeavor to work closely with your GP along with a local network of allied health professionals including dieticians, pelvic floor physiotherapists and psychologists to approach management in a comprehensive and holistic manner.
In addition to consultations, I perform gastroscopy, colonoscopy, intestinal ultrasound (a new non-invasive way to look for bowel inflammation) and capsule endoscopy both in the public and private system.
I perform gastroscopy and colonoscopy through Double Bay Day Hospital, St Vincent's Hosptial Sydney and Riverina Day Surgery in Wagga Wagga. '
We are registered with private health "no-gap" schemes which means there are no out of pocket costs for patients with eligible private health insurance.
My research focuses on the gut microbiome, inflammatory bowel disease and faecal microbiota transplantatio
Direct Colonoscopy Booking
You are able to book a gastroscopy or colonoscopy with at Double Bay Day Hospital or Riverina Day Surgery for a number of indications without a consultation prior. This includes previous polyps, rectal bleeding or a positive faecal occult blood test.
Dr Haifer immediately put me at ease as he took the time to listen and thoroughly answered all of my questions and concerns while explaining the procedures and outcomes.
His unexpected phone calls and emails left me knowing I was receiving the best expert medical care possible.
I can not recommend Dr Haifer enough.