Colon Cancer Risk Assessment Clinic
Gastroenterologist Zachariah Foda provides an overview of the Johns Hopkins Colon Cancer Risk Assessment Clinic.
Understanding and Working to Overcome Barriers to Liver Transplant Access
Gastroenterologist Aly Strauss discusses the importance of a holistic approach to barriers patients may face to receiving a liver transplant, and research findings that help identify who may need more resources.
Research on Novel Noninvasive Methods: Detecting Advanced Neoplasia in Adenomas and Colon Cancer
Johns Hopkins gastroenterologist Ekta Gupta discusses current research pursuits within the Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology at Johns Hopkins. She highlights the division’s participation in a multicenter trial that is studying ...
Innovative Approaches to Minimally Invasive Foregut Surgery
Dr. Brett Parker, a fellowship-trained minimally invasive foregut surgeon, discusses his use of the latest technology and techniques for a wide range of GI issues, including bariatric surgery, paraesophageal hernia repairs and GERD treatment.
Case Presentation: Endoscopic Resection for Gastric Lesions
Dr. Saowanee Ngamruengphong discusses performing endoscopic resection for gastric lesions.
Update from Johns Hopkins Gastroenterology & Hepatology | Dr. Anne Marie Lennon
Anne Marie Lennon, director of the Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, shares a message for patients and providers on care during the COVID-19 pandemic.
The Johns Hopkins International Therapeutic Endoscopy Course (HITEC) is an intense 2-3 day course dedicated to providing the practicing endoscopist state-of-the-art updates in luminal, pancreaticobiliary and bariatric endoscopy.
Spotlight on Perianal Fistulas Research | Johns Hopkins Meyerhoff IBD Center
At the Johns Hopkins IBD Center, groundbreaking work is being done. For the past three years, gastroenterologist Alyssa Parian and her colleagues - as part of a three year grant - have been developing solutions for perianal fistulas.
Gastroenterologist Mouen Khashab discusses using the GPOEM procedure to help treat gastroparesis.
#TomorrowsDiscoveries: The Struggle of Obesity Worldwide
Dr. Kimberley Steele uses functional MRI to explore how bariatric surgery alters blood flow to the reward centers of the brain — those areas that are responsible for our desire for food.
Double Balloon Enteroscopy | FAQ
Johns Hopkins gastroenterologist Dr. Kathy Bull-Henry answers frequently asked questions regarding double balloon enteroscopy.
A Novel Approach for the Treatment of Zenker's Diverticulum: Z-POEM
This video, edited by Mouen Khashab, Associate Professor of medicine and director of therapeutic endoscopy, demonstrates Zenker's Diverticulum: Z-POEM.
Treatment of Fecal Incontinence | Q&A
Dr. Susan Gearhart, associate professor of surgery, discusses the different treatment options for fecal incontinence and when surgery should be considered.
The New Era of Digital Cholangioscopy
Mouen Khashab, who specializes in therapeutic endoscopy at Johns Hopkins, discusses the new era of cholangioscopy, including when it is used, how it differs from prior devices and the advantages of using it over other therapies.
Dr. Jonathan Efron, Director, Division of Colorectal Surgery, Johns Hopkins Department of Surgery, answers important questions about rectal cancer.
POEM – Performed in the Endoscopy Unit
This video, edited by Dr. Mouen Khashab, director of therapeutic endoscopy, demonstrates peroral endoscopic myotomy (POEM), an exciting new endoscopic technique that may revolutionize the treatment of achalasia.
A Revolutionary New Microbiopsy Device
This video demonstrates the use of microgrippers, a novel microbiopsy device invented at Johns Hopkins. The microgrippers are tether-free, allowing for simultaneous biopsying of tens or hundreds of locations within the gastrointestinal tract...
Anne Marie Lennon, MD, PhD, director of the Pancreatic Cyst Clinic discusses the prevalence and optimal management of pancreatic cysts.
What are the Treatment Options for Pancreatitis? | Q&A
Vikesh Singh, MD, Johns Hopkins gastroenterologist, explains medical management and surgical treatment options for pancreatitis patients.
Vikesh Singh, MD, Johns Hopkins gastroenterologist, explains chronic and acute pancreatitis and its symptoms.
Peroral Endoscopic Myotomy (POEM) | Q&A
Mouen Khashab, assistant professor of medicine and director of therapeutic endoscopy, discusses peroral endoscopic myotomy (POEM)—how it is performed, who is eligible for the procedure, expected outcomes and the key benefits.
What You Need to Know About Pancreatic Cysts
Anne Marie Lennon, assistant professor of medicine and director of the Multidisciplinary Pancreatic Cyst Program, discusses the prevalence, types and best approaches to managing pancreatic cysts.
Inflammatory Bowel Disease: Improving Quality of Life | Q&A
Mark Lazarev, assistant professor of medicine, discusses how people living with IBD can improve their overall quality of life with diet changes and medication management.
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