Jayaprakash Sreenarasimhaiah, M.D.

Program Director, Advanced Endoscopy Fellowship Program

Associate Professor

Department: Internal Medicine

Biography

Dr. Sreenarasimhaiah completed an accelerated combined six-year baccalaureate/M.D. degree program at the University of Missouri - Kansas City School of Medicine, graduating with distinction in 1996. He continued his training at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis, Missouri, where he completed a residency in internal medicine and a fellowship in gastroenterology. His previous research interests have included comparison of diagnostic modalities in acute lower gastrointestinal bleeding. Currently, clinical and research interests include endoscopic ultrasound particularly for diagnosis and staging of gastrointestinal and pancreatic cancers and pancreatic cysts as well as potential therapeutic applications. Additional research areas include cryospray ablation therapy for Barrett’s esophagus and outcomes of overtube-assisted deep small bowel enteroscopy. He is also very involved in the training of fellows in his role as Associate Director of Fellowship Training Program in Gastroenterology and is the Director for the Advanced Endoscopy Fellowship.

Education

Medical School University of Missouri Kansas City School of Medicine (1996)
Residency Barnes-Jewish Hospital (1999), Internal Medicine
Fellowship Barnes-Jewish Hospital (2002), Gastroenterology

Specialty Areas

Clinical Interests

  • Barrett's Esophagus
  • Bile Duct Cancer (Cholangiocarcinoma)
  • Colon Polyps
  • Epigastric Abdominal Pain
  • Esophageal Cancers, Dysmotility, Perforation & Reflux
  • Gallbladder Disease
  • Gallstones
  • Gastrointestinal Bleeding (Hemorrhage)
  • Generalized Abdominal Pain
  • Hereditary Pancreatitis
  • Iron Deficiency Anemia
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Pancreatic Cyst & Insufficiency
  • Pancreatic Disease
  • Pancreatitis

Research Interests

  • Comparison of ERCP and EUS in evaluation of bile duct disease
  • Cryospray ablation therapy for Barrett's esophagus
  • Diagnostic and therapeutic applications of endoscopic ultrasound
  • ERCP and IOC for stones
  • Pancreatic cysts and tumors

Publications

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Efficacy of endoscopic ultrasound guided pseudocyst drainage in a pediatric population

Jazrawi S, Barth B, Sreenarasimhaiah J Dig Dis Sci July 2010 2010 Jul 30

Interventional Endoscopic Ultrasound: The next fronteir in gastrointestinal endoscopy

Sreenarasimhaiah J Am J Med Sci October 2009 338(4) 319-24

Gallstone Disease

Jayaprakash Sreenarasimhaiah, Jeffrey Browning Sleisinger & Fordtran’s Gastrointestinal and Liver Diseases 2005 Edition 8 1387 - 1418

Diagnosis and Management of Ischemic Colitis

Jayaprakash Sreenarasimhaiah Current Gastroenterology Reports 2005 7(5) 421-426

Prevention or surgical treatment of gallstones in patients undergoing gastric bypass surgery for obesity

J. Sreenarasimhaiah Curr Treatment Options in Gastro. 2004 7 99-104

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Honors/Awards

  • American College of Physicians
    Internal Medicine Award, Missouri (1996)
  • Alpha Omega Alpha
    National Medical Honor Society (1995)
  • Phi Kappa Phi
    National Honor Society (1994)

Professional Associations/Affiliations

  • American College of Gastroenterology
  • American Gastroenterology Association
  • American Society of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy
  • American Society of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy
  • Texas Society of Gastroenterology and Endoscopy