Dr Ben Griffiths



MB ChB 2004 Otago; FRACP 2014


Ben provides friendly, patient focused assessment and management of a broad range of gastroenterological and liver conditions and offers diagnostic and therapeutic gastroscopy and colonoscopy procedures. He has a special interest in inflammatory bowel disease and is involved in conducting clinical trials in this area.


  • IBD
  • Endoscopy (Gastro)
  • IBS
  • Hepatology
  • Coeliac disease
  • Oesophagus
  • Upper GI (Gastro)
  • Lower GI (Gastro)

Title or Designation


Post-Fellowship Training

Ben is a graduate of the University of Otago (Dunedin and Wellington) and completed his advanced training in gastroenterology in the Auckland and Waikato regions. He then undertook a fellowship in Inflammatory Bowel Disease at the John Radcliffe Hospital, Oxford, UK, before returning to work as a Consultant Gastroenterologist at Wellington Hospital and Wakefield Hospital.

Full NZ Registration Date

28 November 2005

Vocational Scope

Internal Medicine

Healthlink EDI


Contact Details

Dr Ben Griffiths is available at the following services:

Private Services

Wakefield Gastroenterology Centre

This service is available at the following location:

Wakefield Hospital, Florence Street, Newtown, Wellington

Public Services

NZ Familial Gastrointestinal Cancer Service (NZFGCS)

This service is available at the following location: