IBD SA - Dr Alex Barnes

Dr Alex Barnes

MD(Flinders), MPH(UON), FRACP, BE(Hons)(Mecht), BMaCompSc


Dr Alex Barnes completed his gastroenterology training at Flinders Medical Centre and the Royal Adelaide Hospital. This included an IBD fellowship at Flinders Medical Centre. He has completed a Masters of Public Health at the University of Newcastle and has academic status with Flinders University.

His special interests include acute severe colitis and bowel cancer surveillance in IBD. Dr Barnes is currently undertaking a PhD, examining the significance and aetiology of sleep disorders, fatigue and mental health conditions in people with inflammatory bowel disease.

Previously, Dr Barnes trained and worked as a mechatronic engineer.

Make an appointment to see Dr Alex Barnes today.


flinders private hospital

1 Flinders Drive,
Bedford Park SA 5042

tennyson centre

520 South Road,
Kurralta Park SA 5037

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