Michael E. DeBakey VA Medical Center - Houston, Texas
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Yasser Shaib, M.P.H., M.D.
Listed as one of the best doctors in the nation in the field of gastroenterology, Yasser Shaib, M.D. is the chief of Therapeutic Endoscopy at the Michael E. DeBakey VA Medical Center. Board certified in internal medicine and gastroenterology by the American Board of Internal Medicine and the American Board of Internal Medicine, Gastroenterology, he is also an associate professor of Medicine - Gastroenterology and Hepatology at Baylor College of Medicine. Shaib earned his medical degree from the American University of Beirut in Lebanon. He completed his internal medicine internship and residency at New York Medical College in Valhalla and a gastroenterology fellowship at University of New Mexico Hospital in Albuquerque, where he also earned a Master of Public Health. His clinical interests include pancreatic disease, Barrett's esophagus ablation, biliary disorders, advanced interventional gastrointestinal endoscopy including endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography (ERCP) and endoscopic ultrasound (EUS), endoscopic ultrasound (EUS), enteroscopy, gastrointestinal malignancies, screening and surveillance of gastrointestinal cancers, and therapeutic endoscopy.