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

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: