Dr Rupert W Leong (M.B.,B.S., M.D., FRACP, AGAF) is a consultant Senior Staff Specialist gastroenterologist at Bankstown, Concord and Macquarie University Hospitals and Associate Professor of Medicine at The University of New South Wales and Macquarie University, Sydney, Australia. His expertise include interventional endoscopy (upper GI and colonoscopy), EUS, and management of inflammatory bowel diseases. Rupert is committed to individualized, high-quality management, and fostering novel research.
Dr Leong runs a busy IBD Clinic at Concord Hospital that involves an IBD Nurse, IBD Dietician, IBD Pharmacist, IBD Clinical Research Staff, IBD gastroenterology fellow and medical students. Please phone 9767 6111 for an appointment. Please note this is a research facility and we may ask your consent to participate. Rupert Leong's private practices are at Sussex Medical Centre, Haymarket (92819133) and Macquarie Uni Hospital (98123880). Private Direct Access Endoscopy (consultation on the day of the endoscopy) can be provided especially for eligible patients.
Current clinical trials: mesenchymal stem cells, vedolizumab, ustekinumab, anti-interleukin protein-10, selective adhesion molecule inhibitors (SAMI). New anti-TNF products (golimumab).
Awards: NHMRC Career Development Award, GESA Career Development Award, RACP AstraZeneca Award, UNSW paper of the year, ACMA Young Achiever.
Sydney IBD Fellowship: please email Rupert Leong