IBD SA - Dr Sam Edwards

Dr Sam Edwards



Dr Sam Edwards graduated from the University of Adelaide with a Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery. He undertook physician training at the Royal Adelaide Hospital, advanced training in gastroenterology at The Queen Elizabeth Hospital, then a fellowship at the Royal Free Hospital (London), with a focus on the clinical management of inflammatory bowel disease. He qualified as a gastroenterologist and Fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Physicians in 2006.

His special interests include

  • management of inflammatory bowel disease (Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis),
  • endoscopy,
  • colonoscopy, and
  • small bowel capsule endoscopy (PillCam).

Dr Edwards is involved with medical student and post-graduate teaching, as well as being on the drug advisory committee at Flinders Medical Centre.

Since then he has been working as a consultant gastroenterologist at Flinders Medical Centre where he is part of the multidisciplinary IBD team, which includes a weekly IBD clinic. He also works in private practice, consulting at Flinders Private Hospital, Morphett Vale (Southern Specialist Centre), Tennyson Centre, and Victor Harbor.

Make an appointment to see Dr Sam Edwards today.


flinders private hospital

1 Flinders Drive,
Bedford Park SA 5042

tennyson centre

520 South Road,
Kurralta Park SA 5037

Stop feeling uncomfortable or out of control, book in to IBD SA and let’s work together to treat this