Division of Gastroenterology

Trevor Seaton


Assistant Clinical Professor (Adjunct), Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Medicine

Administrative Assistant: Nancey Romanowski


Academic Biography

Dr. Seaton completed his medical training at the University of West Indies, Kingston Jamaica 1963-69. His internship was at Kingston Public Hospital and then he came to McMaster University to complete a Residency in Medicine and Gastroenterology 1971-75.

He was appointed Assistant Professor of Medicine 1975-80, Associate Professor 1980-83 and Associate Clinical Professor 1983 to present. He was Program Director for Medicine 1978-83 and Program Director for Gastroenterology 1980-83. He was Chief of Gastroenterology of the Hamilton Civic Hospitals 1985-88 and Chief of Department of Medicine of the Hamilton Civic Hospitals 1990-97.

Clinical Interests

General Gastroenterology, GI Endoscopy including ERCP, Nutrition Support and Colon Cancer Screening.

Selected Publications

  1. Bair, J Pham, MB Seaton, N Arya, M Pryce, TL Seaton. The quality of screening colonoscopies in an office-based endoscopy clinic. Can J Gastroenterol 2009:23: 41-47
  2. eaton T, Williams N. Colon cancer: from genotype to phenotype. Can J of CME 1998; 10: 125-131
  3. hatchatourian M. Seaton TL . An unusual complication of immunosuppressive therapy in inflammatory bowel disease. Am J Gastroenterol 1997; 92: 155- 60.