Dr. Abha Kaul
MB BS, FRACP
Assistant lecturer, University of Queensland
Gastroenterologist and Hepatologist
Dr Abha Kaul is a consultant gastroenterologist and hepatologist. Dr Kaul manages all facets of general Gastroenterology and Hepatology, and she has a particular interest in the management of complex Inflammatory Bowel Disease. She is trained in performing bowel ultrasound and is a member of the International Bowel Ultrasound Group.
Dr Kaul completed her Basic Physician and Advanced Gastroenterology training across multiple hospitals in Victoria and Queensland, giving her a broad range of experience. She then undertook advanced fellowship training in the management of complex Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD) at the prestigious Royal Melbourne Hospital, including the management of IBD in pregnancy.
Dr Kaul has published in international journals and authored a book chapter in the Oxford Handbook of Clinical medicine. Currently employed with Peninsula Health, Dr Kaul is responsible for the newly developed Inflammatory Bowel Disease unit. She is keenly involved in education of medical students and is the appointed educational supervisor for many junior doctors.
She regularly participates in national and international conferences to stay up to date with current practices, and has been invited to present at conferences by the Pharmacists’ Society of Australia multiple times.
Dr Kaul’s special interests include:
- Gastroscopy and Colonoscopy
- Complex inflammatory bowel disease
- Intestinal ultrasound
- Reflux disease
- Colon cancer screening
- Capsule endoscopy
- Fatty liver disease
- Irritable bowel syndrome