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Eric Esrailian, MD, MPH

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Eric Esrailian, MD, MPH

UCLA Physician Eric Esrailian, MD, MPH specializes in Gastroenterology.
Specialty
Gastroenterology
Gender
Male
Language Spoken
English
Hospital Affiliation
Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center
UCLA Medical Center, Santa Monica
State License Number
A77669
Contact
(310) 206-0517 Administrative and Academic Office
Fax Number
(310) 794-6791
PRACTICE LOCATION

Academic/Mailing Address
UCLA Medicine - Division of Digestive Diseases
100 UCLA Medical Plaza, Suite 265
Los Angeles, CA 90095-6991

MEDICAL BOARD CERTIFICATION
Gastroenterology, American Board of Internal Medicine, 2006
Internal Medicine, American Board of Internal Medicine, 2003
EDUCATION
Fellowship
Gastroenterology, UCLA School of Medicine, 2003 - 2006
Residency
Internal Medicine, USC University Hospital, 2001 - 2003
Internship
Internal Medicine, USC University Hospital, 2000 - 2001
Medical Degree
MD, Loma Linda University School of Medicine, 2000
CLINICAL INTEREST
Barrett's Esophagus, Bleeding Ulcer, Celiac Disease, Colon Cancer Screening , Enteroscopy, Foreign Body Removal, Functional Bowel Disease, General Gastroenterology, Hemorrhoid External, Hemorrhoid Internal, Hemostasis, Inflammatory Bowel Disease, Malabsorption, Polypectomy, Reflux, Ulcer Disease
AFFILIATION
Department Affiliation
Chief, Digestive Diseases / Gastroenterology
Physician, Esophageal Disorders Center
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Dr. Esrailian is the Co-Chief of the Division of Digestive Diseases at the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA.

He attended the University of California at Berkeley and graduated with a major in Integrative Biology and a minor in English. He subsequently graduated from the Loma Linda University School of Medicine and completed a residency in internal medicine at the University of Southern California.

He was named intern, junior resident, and senior resident of the year during all three years of his residency training. He completed his gastroenterology fellowship at UCLA where he also obtained a Masters of Public Health degree with the assistance of an NIH sponsored training grant. He is also a graduate of the Executive Program in Management from the UCLA Anderson School of Management. Dr. Esrailian served on the Medical Board of California from 2010-2011 after being appointed by Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger.

Dr. Esrailian's primary clinical interests include gastrointestinal endoscopy, inflammatory bowel diseases, gastrointestinal hemorrhage, and functional gastrointestinal diseases such as irritable bowel syndrome. In addition to disease areas within gastroenterology and internal medicine, Dr. Esrailian has a particular interest in the development of biomedical innovations, value in health care, medical education, and initiatives towards patient-centered care.

In 2012, the School of Medicine awarded him the Lincy Foundation Chair in Clinical Gastroenterology. He is closely involved in growth strategy and strategic planning efforts for UCLA Health and The David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA. He also works to facilitate community engagement with a number of other schools and departments within the UCLA campus and its Los Angeles community partners, and he is on the UCLA campus steering committee for the Centennial Campaign.
Awards & Recognition
  • The Lincy Foundation Chair in Clinical Gastroenterology
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