Dr Arun Gupta, MBBS, FRACP, MD (Melb) is a specialist gastroenterologist practising in Canberra, Australia. He offers a professional and holistic approach towards his patients, and aims to provide state-of the art treatment informed by evidence-based medicine.
He sees patients in consultation in Deakin and performs endoscopy (gastroscopy and colonoscopy) at the Brindabella Endoscopy Centre in Garran, as well as at Calvary Private Hospital in Bruce. Arun holds a staff appointment at the Canberra Hospital where he plays an active role in teaching junior doctors, including involving them in research projects. He holds the title of clinical lecturer at The Australian National University.
Arun attended medical school at the University of Melbourne and underwent specialist training at The Royal Melbourne Hospital, Westmead Hospital and Royal North Shore Hospital. He subsequently went on to complete a clinical fellowship at the John Radcliffe Hospital in Oxford in the United Kingdom working with Professor Simon Travis and Professor Satish Keshav with a focus on advanced management of inflammatory bowel disease.
He is a member of the Gastroenterological Society of Australia, the American Gastroenterology Association and the European Crohn’s and Colitis Organisation. He serves on the Human Research Ethics Committee (HREC) as well as the Drug and Therapeutics Committee at the Canberra Hospital. Arun fulfilled the criteria for the GESA Colonoscopy Recertification Program in October 2018.