Dr Vivek Goel


Consultant Gastroenterologist

I am a gastroenterologist based in South Wales, presently working in Newport. My initial medical
training was in Delhi, I came to the UK in 1997. I started my Gastroenterology training in Yorkshire
and moved to South Wales in 2001. I have been a consultant in Newport since 2005. I am a luminal
gastroenterologist with an interest in therapeutic endoscopy and EUS. My research interest is
advanced therapeutic options in Inflammatory Bowel Disease, running a good few phase II/III trials
with new molecules in Colitis and Crohn’s disease in our IBD centre in Newport. I chair the Specialist
Training Committee for Gastroenterology in Wales, managing about 25 trainees pursuing Higher
Medical Training in Gastroenterology.