Dr Alastair John O’Brien

  • Qualifications
    MBBS, BSc, MRCP, PhD
  • NHS Base
    University College London Hospitals NHS Trust, 235 Euston Road, London NW1 2BU and The Royal Free Hampstead NHS Trust, Pond Street, London NW3 2QG
  • Speciality
    Hepatology
  • Sub speciality
    Gastroenterology and general internal medicine
  • Year qualified
    1994
  • Consulting address
    Princess Grace Hospital Consulting Rooms, 47 Nottingham Place, London, W1U 5LZ
  • Research interests
    Infection and immune suppression in liver cirrhosis – the role of prostaglandins
  • Languages
    English
  • Biography

    I am a consultant clinical academic in hepatology at University College and The Royal Free Hospitals. I have excellent experience of chronic viral hepatitis, fatty liver disease, alcohol, metabolic, autoimmune liver diseases and transplantation. I also have an interest in the intensive care management of liver disease and am a skilled upper gastro-intestinal endoscopist.