Mountford, Dr Chris

Dr Chris MountfordConsultant Physician and Gastroenterologist

  • Consultant Physician and Gastroenterologist
  • Tel: Freeman 0191 233 7209 or RVI 0191 282 4936
  • GMC Code: 6076939
  • Qualifications: MBBS, MRCP, MSc, Cert Clin Ed
  • Special Interests

    Clinical nutrition and nutritional support; Intestinal Failure; Home Parenteral Nutrition; Inflammatory Bowel Disease; Postgraduate Education and Training.

  • Biography

    I trained at Newcastle University and carried out postgraduate training in medicine and specialist gastroenterology training throughout the North East. I was appointed as a consultant in Gastroenterology and General Internal Medicine in Newcastle in March 2014.

    My clinical interests include the care of patients with malnutrition, in particular patients with severe malnutrition, requiring parenteral nutrition (receiving nutrition via an infusion into a vein). I am part of the team which provides the home parenteral nutrition (HPN) service for adults living in the North East of England.

    I am a certified endoscopist with full JAG accreditation (ensuring the quality and safety of patient care), and perform gastrointestinal endoscopy at the Freeman Hospital.

  • Directorate
  • Hospital Base

    Freeman and RVI

  • Clinics Provided

    Monday afternoon – RVI (General gastroenterology)

    Tuesday afternoon – Freeman (Nutrition/HPN clinic and general gastroenterology)

  • Name of Secretary
    Freeman Claire Dixon, RVI Helen Durham
  • Any other Information

    Gastroscopy and Colonoscopy Endoscopy lists: Wednesday evening list (5.00 to 8.00pm), and Friday morning list.

  • Chris Mountford 
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