Melinda C. Rogers, MD, MS
Scholar, Faculty Advancement in Interventional Endoscopy
Health Sciences Clinical Instructor of Medicine
Vatche and Tamar Manoukian Division of Digestive Diseases
David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA
Dr. Rogers attended medical school at Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland, Ohio. She completed her internal medicine residency training and gastroenterology fellowship at Northwestern Memorial Hospital in Chicago, Illinois. During her training there, she received several teaching awards and chaired the fellowship program’s academic curriculum committee for two years.
During fellowship, she participated in several research studies in quality improvement in colonoscopy as well as endoscopic management of complications from bariatric surgery. After completion of gastroenterology fellowship, Dr. Rogers joined the faculty at University of California, Los Angeles as a school in the career development in advanced endoscopy and hopes to pursue her interests in advanced endoscopic therapies. Her areas of interest include healthcare quality with a focus on interventional and general endoscopic therapies. She is also interested in emerging endoscopic bariatric therapies as well as management of post-bariatric surgical complications.
Dr. Rogers is board-certified in internal medicine and a member of the American Society of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy, American College of Gastroenterology and American Gastroenterological Association.