Dr Giovanni Tritto is an Italian doctor, with specialist training in Gastroenterology and Digestive Endoscopy as well as Internal Medicine. He is the joint Clinical Lead of the Gastroenterology and Hepatology department at Guy’s and St Thomas’ NHS Trust.
He graduated in Medicine cum laude in 1988 at the University “Federico II” in Naples and subsequently completed his specialist training in Gastroenterology and Digestive Endoscopy as well as in Internal Medicine with full marks.
During his specialist training he not only acquired experience in the management of gastrointestinal and liver disease but also widened his knowledge to many other areas of Internal Medicine, including nutrition, cardiovascular, metabolic disease, diabetes and hypertension, to obtain a multisciplinary and holistic approach to patient care.
Work experience in Italy
After completion of his specialist training, he worked as hospital consultant in both Gastroenterology and Acute Medicine. From 2003 he was employed as consultant in the Liver Unit of the Cardarelly Hospital in Naples, one of the major liver transplant centres in southern Italy, where he worked until 2009, when he decided to move abroad for a sabbatical research break.
Work experience in UK
Having moved to London, Dr Tritto undertook a research programme with the Liver Failure Group of the University College London along with a clinical fellowship at the Hepatology Department of the Royal Free Hospital. After two years he decided to settle in Great Britain. He worked initially as locum consultant gastroenterologist at the King George Hospital and, from 2013, at the Guy’s and St Thomas’ NHS Trust. From 2016 he is the clinical lead of the Gastroenterology and Hepatology department. He has authored many of scientific papers in gastroenterology and hepatology. In 2016 he was honoured with the fellowship of the Royal College of Physicians of London.
Dr Tritto has wide experience in the management of liver and gastrointestinal disease and in gastrointestinal endoscopy, for which he is an accredited trainer.
Dr Tritto is an italian physician and gastroenterologist working in London.