Dr James Daveson MBBS (Qld), FRACP
St Andrew's Sessional Suites
Suite 1 Level 4
457 Wickham Terrace
PO Box 574
1800 363 677
07 4942 3799
Dr James Daveson is a Gastroenterologist with a special interest in coeliac disease, iron deficiency anaemia, capsule endoscopy, double balloon enteroscopy.
He completed his medical degree at the University of Queensland and completed his physician training in gastroenterology at the Royal Brisbane & Women’s and Princess Alexandra Hospitals. Post fellowship he accepted a consultant position at the Princess Alexandra Hospital where he introduced balloon enteroscopy.
Dr Daveson is a senior lecturer with the University of Queensland School of Medicine, with research and clinical interests including coeliac disease as well as small bowel imaging techniques such as capsule endoscopy and double balloon enteroscopy. He has been involved in several trials in coeliac disease including two ‘first in human’ trials exploring novel therapeutics in the management of coeliac disease. His current research interests include coeliac disease, capsule endoscopy and balloon enteroscopy. He has been published internationally in peer reviewed journals and is regularly asked to speak on Coeliac Disease.
Dr Daveson runs both a public and private (adult and joint paediatric) Coeliac clinics. His other clinical interest include gastroscopy, colonoscopy, capsule endoscopy and small bowel enteroscopy. His aim is to offer a prompt and professional approach to all of his patients, to ensure that they receive state-of-the-art care.
Dr Daveson is a member of the Royal Australasian College of Physicians, Australian Medical Association, The Gastroenterological Society of Australia, American Society of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy and the American College of Gastroenterology.
Dr Daveson commenced practice at St Andrew’s in 2012.