Consulting now at:

Flinders Private Hospital, 1 Flinders Drive Bedford Park, SA 5042

Tennyson Centre, 520 South Road, Kurralta Park, SA 5037

Victor Medical Centre, 65 Ocean Street, Victor Harbour 5211

Seaford Day Surgery, 4 Vista Parade, Seaford Heights SA 5169

Performing procedures at:

Flinders Private Hospital, 1 Flinders Drive Bedford Park, SA 5042

Tennyson Centre, 520 South Road, Kurralta Park, SA 5037

South Coast District Hospital, Harbour View Terrace, Victor Harbour 5211

Seaford Day Surgery, 4 Vista Parade, Seaford Heights SA 5169

All appointments and enquiries: (08) 8276 9888.

Referrals can be faxed to: (08) 8276 5800.

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ABOUT DR ALEX BARNES

​Dr Alex Barnes is a consultant Gastroenterologist and Hepatologist. He has a special interest in inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) and bowel cancer surveillance. Other interests include endoscopy, colonoscopy and irritable bowel syndrome.

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Dr Barnes trained at Flinders Medical Centre and the Royal Adelaide Hospital, completing an IBD fellowship at Flinders Medical Centre where he currently practices, and has academic status at Flinders University. He previously trained and worked as a mechatronic engineer. Dr Barnes has completed a Masters of Public Health and is currently completing his PhD which examines the significance of sleep disorders in people with IBD. His research can be found here.  ​  


Dr Barnes is a member of SA Group of Specialists and consults at Flinders Private Hospital, Tennsyon Centre, Seaford Day Surgery and Victor Medical Centre. He performs endoscopic procedures at Ashford Hospital, Flinders Private Hospital, Tennyson Centre Day Hospital, Seaford Day Surgery and Victor Harbour Hospital.  ​  

Patients with polyps or a family history of bowel cancer will be enrolled into a bowel cancer surveillance program (SCOOP) to ensure evidence based bowel cancer surveillance and recall.

Dr Barnes also enrols patients into the Barrett's oesophagus surveillance program (BOSS).  

Dr Barnes is a member of IBD-SA - a dedicated private IBD service with specialised gastroenterologists, surgeons, psychologists, dieticians, radiologists and IBD nurses.