Education

Undergraduate Johns Hopkins University (1974), Biology
Medical School Johns Hopkins Hospital School of Rad Tech (1977), Medicine

Specialty Areas

Clinical Interest

  • Abnormal Liver Function
  • Ascites
  • Autoimmune Hepatitis
  • Barrett's Esophagus
  • Bile Duct Cancer (Cholangiocarcinoma)
  • Blood in Stool
  • Celiac Disease
  • Colon Polyps
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Diarrhea
  • Difficulty Swallowing (Dysphagia)
  • Diverticulosis of Colon
  • Drug Induced Liver Disease
  • Dysphagia
  • Elevated Transaminase
  • Epigastric Abdominal Pain
  • Esophageal Cancers, Strictures & Perforation
  • Fatty Liver
  • Gallbladder Disease
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux (GERD) - Heartburn
  • Gastrointestinal Bleeding (Hemorrhage)
  • Generalized Abdominal Pain
  • Hepatitis B
  • Hepatitis C
  • Hepatoma
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD)
  • Intestinal Bleeding
  • Iron Deficiency Anemia
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS)
  • Liver Cancer, Cysts, Masses & Tumors
  • Liver Cirrhosis
  • Liver Disease in the Pregnant Patient
  • Liver Transplantation
  • Lynch Syndrome
  • Primary Biliary Cirrhosis (PBC)
  • Primary Sclerosing Cholangitis (PSC)
  • Small Bowel Disorders
  • Stool Occult Blood
  • Viral Hepatitis

Honors & Awards

  • Research Society on Alcoholism
    Seixas Award for Distinguised Service (2007)