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Here at Perth GI we deal with the diagnosis and management of gastrointestinal and liver disorders. Our services include Gastroscopy and Colonoscopy.  We work with all major health insurance companies to provide a no-gap service to you. 

Bowel cancer is the third most common cancer in Australia.  Colonoscopy in an important procedure for the prevention of bowel cancer as well as early detection.

Hepatitis C can now be cured. We provide treatment for Hepatitis B and C as well as multiple other liver diseases.  We investigate and diagnose the cause of abnormal liver function tests. 

 We specialise in reflux and heartburn, Coeliac Disease, Inflammatory Bowel Disease including Crohns Disease and Ulcerative Colitis, Irritable Bowel syndrome and Small Intestinal Bacterial Overgrowth.

Dr Briohny Smith

Hepatology Gastroenterology

Dr Briohny Smith graduated with a Bachelor of Medicine and Surgery from the University of Sydney. She returned home to Perth to complete her basic post-graduate physician training at Royal Perth Hospital. She then completed her specialist training in Gastroenterology and Hepatology in the Perth Inter-Hospital rotation program shared between Royal Perth Hospital, Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital and Fremantle Hospital.

On completion of her specialist training, Dr Smith spent two years at the Storr Liver Unit in Westmead, Sydney researching the pathogenesis of non-alcoholic fatty liver disease. This research culminated in her PhD through a joint project with the University of Western Australia.

Dr Smith has a consultant position in the Department of Hepatology and the Western Australian Liver Transplant Service based at Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital. She also provides a private consultation service from her rooms conveniently located opposite South Perth Community Hospital, South Terrace South Perth. She also provides an open access gastroscopy and colonoscopy service with procedures being performed at South Perth Community Hospital and St John of God Mt Lawley. Dr Smith is a no-gap provider with all major health funds.

Dr Smith’s clinical interests include all areas of liver disease particularly alcoholic and non-alcoholic liver disease, viral hepatitis and advanced liver disease including cirrhosis and hepatocellular carcinoma.   She also sees patients with a wide range of gastrointestinal issues including reflux, H. pylori infection, inflammatory bowel disease, Coeliac Disease, irritable bowel disease and small intestinal bacterial overgrowth.

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