Gastroenterology & Hepatology
The Department of Gastroenterology & Hepatology integrates clinical expertise, research, and education to provide the best care and state-of-the-art technology for our patients and community.
Innovation beyond diagnosing and treating. The Department of Gastroentergology & Hepatology works collaboratively to create new ways to enhance care for patients who are afflicted with digestive conditions.
The Department of Gastroenterology & Hepatology is a renowned academic program that aims to provide treatment for patients while educating the next generation of faculty providers in the Central Valley. The three-year Gastroenterology & Hepatology Fellowship program is fully accredited by the ACGME.
Distinguished applicants apply for the opporotunity to work alongside our faculty providers and participate in the ACGME accredited Fellowship program. Participants in the Gastroenterology & Hepatology Fellowship program are provided with comprehensive training in gastroenterology, hepatology and endoscopic procedures. The experience is truly second to none.
It is our faculty providers’ unique blend of experience and education that allows the future providers of the Central Valley to get first-hand experience of progressive treatment applications and cutting-edge research efforts while honing their individual skills and treatment techniques. Each year two highly-qualified physcians are admitted into the program with the goal of becoming the future leaders of academic medicine.
For more information on the Department of Gastroenterology & Hepatology’s Fellowship Program, please click on the links below to go to the UCSF Fresno Gastroenterology & Hepatology Fellowship page.
Gastroenterologists & Hepatologists encounter a wide variety of symptomology related to the digestive system and intestinal tract. Gastroenterology providers are highly skilled in the diagnosis, treatment, management and prevention of disorders related to the digestive system and intenstinal tract while Hepatologists specialize specifically in the diagnosis, treatment, management and prevention of disorders of the liver, pancreas and biliary tree.
Depending on the patients condition or need, treatment for the following conditions is available:
- Chronic Hepatitis
- Complications of Liver Cirrhosis
- Cholesterol Disorders
- Crohn’s Disease
- Diarrheal Disorders
- Fatty Liver & NASH
- Gastrointestinal Bleeding & Anemia
- Gastroesophageal Reflux
- Irritable Bowel Syndrome
- Nutritional Disorders
- Pancreatic & Biliary Disorders
- Pre and Post Liver Transplant Care
- Ulcerative Colitis
Medical Practice Locations
As a UCSF faculty member, you may practice at one or more of the above locations.