Richard Fazio, MD

Position: Advanced Endoscopy Fellow (PGY7)

Personal Statement:

What are your hobbies and favorite activities outside of medicine?

Spending time with my beautiful wife and two young boys, running/exercise, playing golf and pickup basketball

What are your clinical interests? 

Pancreaticobiliary disease, colorectal cancer screening and endoscopic mucosal resection of complex colon polyps


Education

Residency: Maimonides Medical Center – Brooklyn, NY
Fellowship: Maimonides Medical Center – Brooklyn, NY
Medical School: Ross University School of Medicine – Dominica, W.I.

Research

1.Cystoisospora belli Infection of the Gallbladder: More Common Than You May Think. ACG 2019 Annual Scientific Meeting Abstracts.
2. Management of a Massive Liver Hemangioma: Does Size Matter? ACG 2019 Annual Scientific Meeting Abstracts.
3.Neuroendocrine Carcinoma of the Ileocecal Valve: The “Zebra” of Lower Gastrointestinal Bleeding. ACG 2018 Annual Scientific Meeting Abstracts.
4. Acute Uremia and Aspirin: A Recipe for Disaster Leading to Post-Sphincterotomy Hemorrhage. ACG 2018 Annual Scientific Meeting Abstracts.

Awards & Accomplishments

Chief GI Fellow; offered the position as AE fellow at UT San Antonio