Dr. Fadi Diab is a gastroenterologist treating patients with diseases that affect the esophagus, stomach, small and large intestines (colon), liver, gall bladder, biliary tree, pancreas, and obesity.
Examples of diseases that Dr. Diab treats: Acid reflux disease (GERD), hiatal hernia, gastric and duodenal ulcers, malabsorption, gluten sensitivity, diarrhea, constipation, colitis, ulcerative colitis and crohn’s disease, cancer of the gastrointestinal tract, screening for colon cancer (screening colonoscopy), acute and chronic pancreatitis, gall stones and cholecystitis, biliary obstruction, jaundice, hepatitis, liver cirrhosis, esophageal varices, ascites, and obesity.
Common symptoms that patients present with: heartburn, difficulty swallowing, painful swallowing, abdominal pain, gases, distention, nausea, vomiting, regurgitation, belching, diarrhea, constipation, jaundice, black tarry stool, blood in stool, weight loss, weight gain, loss of appetite, anorexia.
Current Position :
Director, Gastroenterology Center
University of Jordan, School of Medicine (1980-1986).
Internal Medicine Residency (1990-1993):
State University of New York at Stony Brook, Long Island, NY
Gastroenterology Fellowship (1993-1995):
University of Missouri - Columbia School of Medicine, Columbia, Missouri
Interventional (Therapeutic Endoscopy) Fellowship (1995-1996):
University of Illinois at Chicago
American Board of Internal Medicine
American Board of Gastroenterology
Certified Therapeutic Endoscopist
Founder and President, Jordanian Society of American Medical Graduates
American College of Gastroenterology
Jordanian Society of Gastroenterology
Therapeutic Endoscopic Interventions
Biliary and Pancreatic Therapeutic Endoscopy
Endoscopic Therapy for Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease
Endoscopic Therapy for Obesity
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