ABOUT Dr Christophe Hillemand

Consultant Gastroenterologist

Gastroenterologist

Dr Hillemand received his medical degree from Queen’s University Belfast in 2003.  He trained in Gastroenterology in Northern Ireland and completed an advanced fellowship in Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD: Crohn’s and Colitis) at Concord/Bankstown Hospitals, Sydney, Australia in 2013.  He was appointed as a consultant gastroenterologist in Daisy Hill Hospital, Newry, in 2014.  He is the clinical lead for endoscopy in the Southern Trust.

Dr Hillemand provides consultations at the Newry Clinic for patients with a wide range of digestive tract problems, including:

Heartburn
Acid reflux
Swallowing problems
Poor appetite
Belching/bloating
Weight loss
Nausea and vomiting
Abdominal pain
Diarrhoea
Constipation
Altered bowel habit
Blood in bowel motions
Anaemia

Liver problems including abnormal liver blood tests

Dr Hillemand is trained to perform endoscopic (camera) tests of the oesophagus, stomach and large bowel.  He is registered with all major insurers including AXA PP, Aviva, BUPA, Laya Healthcare, VHI and WPA.  He has admitting privileges at Daisy Hill Hospital (Newry) and Hillsborough Private Clinic.