Dr Al-Ansari is a consultant Gastroenterologist who commenced working in Australia in 2012. He underwent his Physician and Gastroenterology training in New Zealand at the Auckland Clinical Training Network, Waikato Hospital (Hamilton), Otago Teaching Hospital (Dunedin). Dr Al-Ansari then worked in Middlemore Hospital in Auckland/New Zealand where he undertook a research Fellow position in Endoscopy, during which he completed research projects in Capsule Endoscopy, and Colon imaging. He received an award for best research twice by the NZ society for Gastroenterology. As well as consulting in Gastroenterology and Hepatology Geelong Public Hospital and Ballarat Health Service, he has consulting sessions at Epworth Geelong and endoscopy sessions at the same hospital. Dr Mohammed Al-Ansari has a broad range of interests in all aspects of Gastroenterology including: - Upper GI Pathology Dysphagia Barrett's GORD Peptic Ulcer Disease Eosinophilic Esophagitis - Anaemia & GI Bleeding Problems - Small intestine and malabsorption problems - Lower GI Pathology Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS) Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD) - Bowel Cancer & Colorectal Cancer Screening - Liver Disease, including: Viral hepatitis management (HCV, HBV, and other viruses) Autoimmune Liver Diseases (all types) Metabolic & Storage Liver Diseases (including Hemochromatosis & NASH) Liver Tumours - Investigational & Interventional Endoscopy Gastroscopy o Dilatation o Variceal bleeding o APC for GI bleeding Colonoscopy o Polypectomy o Haemorrhoid banding - Wireless Capsule Endoscopy

Epworth hospital locations


Epworth Geelong

Consulting locations

Consulting Location

Aurora Gastroenterology

Suite 2.2/Level 2 1 Epworth Place
Waurn Ponds VIC 3216


  • MBChB

Professional Associations

  • RACP
  • AGA
  • ASGE
  • AMA
The Institute focuses on surgical treatment of the abdominal organs, as well as the thyroid gland and hernias.