Dr. Solinger is originally from Jamestown, North Dakota. He left his home state after completing medical school and traveled back and forth between Akron, Ohio and southern California before finally making Carson City his home to join Gastroenterology Consultants and a former colleague, Dr. Harper, in 2002. He accredits his mentor from medical school, whom he regards as a “brilliant clinician,” for taking the path to specialize in GI and Liver Care and has been doing so since 1987.

Dr. Solinger has a passion for teaching and is reflected on previous positions held as Associate Program Director in Internal Medicine at Akron Medical Center and Associate Program Director in the GI Fellowship program at Loma Linda University. He garnered numerous professional honors and awards, including the “golden apple” teaching award two years in a row while working at Akron General Medical Center. He is a member of the American Gastroenterological Association and the American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy.

Dr. Solinger’s clinical interests include managing the treatment of patients with Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD) and Esophageal Motility Disorders. Procedural interests include Capsule Endoscopy, also known as the “pill camera,” and Esophageal Manometry/ph Monitoring Test.

Not only has Dr. Solinger gone the distance in the world of patient care, but in his pursuit of running as well, having completed 10 full marathons. In addition to running, Dr. Solinger also enjoys reading in his spare time

Located At:
Carson City Office
1385 Vista Lane
Carson City, Nevada 89703
Phone: (775) 884-4567
Fax: (775) 884-4569

Accepting New Patients:
Dr. Solinger is accepting new patients.

In Practice Since:
1987

Primary Specialty:
Gastroenterology

Fellowship:
Gastroenterology: 1985-1987
Loma Linda University, Loma Linda, CA

Military Service:
March AFB, Riverside, California: 1982-1985

Residency:
Internal Medicine: 1979-1982
Akron General Medical Center, Akron, OH

Medical School:
University North Dakota School of Medicine, Grand Forks, ND:1975-1979

Undergraduate:
BA, Zoology: 1971-1975
North Dakota State University, Fargo, ND

Board Certifications:
Internal Medicine: 1983
Gastroenterology: 1987

Affiliations:

  • American Gastroenterological Association
  • American Society Gastrointestinal Endoscopy
  • American College Physicians

Honors and Awards:

  • Phi Kappa Phi Honor Society
  • Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Society
  • Phi Eta Sigma Honor Society

Golden Apple Teaching Award: 1989, 1990