Gastroenterology

Research Staff

  • Clinical Associate Professor Martin Weltman

  • Phone : 4734 2435
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  • Phone : 4734 2319

Dr Martin Weltman

martin weltman

MBBCh PhD FRACP FAChAM
Head of Dept of Gastroenterology and Hepatology.
Senior Staff Specialist and Senior Lecturer

Our major research interests are:
-The natural history, pathogenesis and therapy of non-alcoholic fatty liver disease.
-The therapy of Hepatitis C
-The pathogenesis and outcomes of alcoholic liver disease.
-The evaluation of acute pain responses in people who are on regular pain medication and their outcome.
-We are pioneers in the clinical research of the Medex device for gastronterology dianoses. Dr Weltman is regarded as an authority on the subject with several presentations both at a National and International level, as well as many publications in international journals.