NEW PHYSICIAN JOINS GASTROENTEROLOGY CONSULTANTS
Carson City, NV (Aug 1, 2012) – Gastroenterology Consultants is pleased to welcome Swaroop Pendyala, MD, MS, as their newest physician to the practice. Dr. Pendyala specializes in gastroenterology and has a special interest in the diagnosis and treatment of esophageal disorders such as gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD), Irritable bowel syndrome (IBS), Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD) and liver diseases including Hepatitis C and nonalcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD). His research interest include obesity and its related GI complications such as gastroesophageal reflux disease and colon cancer. Dr. Pendyala recently completed a 3-year fellowship in gastroenterology at Columbia University in New York, NY. He received his medical education along with his first year of residency training from the Christian Medical College in Vellore, India. He completed his 2nd and 3rd year of residency at the University of Texas Medical Branch in Galveston, Texas, and Columbia University. Dr. Pendyala also received a Master’s Degree in Clinical and Translational Science from the Rockefeller University in New York, NY. He is a member of the American Gastroenterological Association, American College of Gastroenterology, American Medical Association and the American Association of Physicians of Indian Origin. Dr. Pendyala is practicing at the Carson City location at 1385 Vista Lane and is now accepting new patients. Patients can be scheduled with Dr. Pendyala at 884-4567.