Dyspepsia and heartburn - Paul Frankish

Date Published: 
Tuesday, November 10, 2015

Dr Paul Frankish talks about dyspepsia and heartburn. Paul is a Consultant Gastroenterologist and is Endoscopy Lead for the Waitemata bowel screening pilot. His special interests are in bowel screening, advanced endoscopy and also in training. Paul is an honorary senior lecturer in Gastroenterology at the University of Auckland.


  • Definitions
  • Potential causes - what to tell patients
  • Red flags
  • Risk profile - age group and ethnicity
  • Management in general practice
  • Scenario 1 - 4
  • Referrals
  • Take home messages


Auckland Regional Health Pathways 


Dr Paul Frankish

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