Education

Fellowship
Gastroenterology, Mount Sinai Medical Center, 2013
Residency
Internal Medicine, University of Chicago Hospitals, 2010
Internship
Internal Medicine, University of Chicago Hospitals, 2008
Degree
MD, University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine, 2007

Medical Board Certifications

Gastroenterology
American Board of Internal Medicine, 2013
Internal Medicine
American Board of Internal Medicine, 2010

Gender

Male

State License

A124769
  • About Me

    About Me

    Academic Title: Clinical Instructor of Medicine

    Dr. Jeffrey R. Lewis graduated with honors from Washington University, where he was inducted into Phi Beta Kappa. He received his medical degree from the University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine, where he was inducted into Alpha Omega Alpha. Following medical school, he completed a residency in internal medicine at the University of Chicago Medical Center. He then served as Chief Fellow, Division of Gastroenterology, at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai. He has co-authored articles in peer-reviewed journals and presented his research in inflammatory bowel disease and capsule endoscopy at national meetings.

  • Locations

    UCLA Health Digestive Diseases

    (primary location)
    Address
    100 UCLA Medical Plaza
    Suite 700
    Los Angeles, California 90095
    Phone
    310-208-5400
  • Education

    Medical Board Certifications

    Gastroenterology
    American Board of Internal Medicine, 2013
    Internal Medicine
    American Board of Internal Medicine, 2010

    Education

    Fellowship
    Gastroenterology, Mount Sinai Medical Center, 2013
    Residency
    Internal Medicine, University of Chicago Hospitals, 2010
    Internship
    Internal Medicine, University of Chicago Hospitals, 2008
    Degree
    MD, University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine, 2007
  • Clinical Interests
    • Barrett's Esophagus
    • Biliary Disorder
    • Bleeding Ulcer
    • Capsule Endoscopy
    • Celiac Disease
    • Colon Cancer Screening
    • Endoscopy
    • Enteroscopy
    • Foreign Body Removal
    • Functional Bowel Disease
    • Gallstone
    • General Gastroenterology
    • GERD (Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease)
    • Hemorrhoid External
    • Hemorrhoid Internal
    • Hemostasis
    • Hepatobiliary
    • Hepatology
    • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
    • Malabsorption
    • Mucosal Biopsy
    • Pancreatic Disease
    • Pancreaticobiliary Disease
    • Pancreatitis
    • Polypectomy
    • Ulcer Disease
  • Research

    Publications

    1. Lewis JR and Cohen LB. Update on Colonoscopy Preparation, Premedication, and Sedation. Expert Rev Gastroenterol Hepatol (2013);7(1):77-87.
    2. Lewis JR, Itzkowitz S, Zhu H, Ward SC, Anandasabapthy S. Sequential Downgrading of Dysplasia in Ulcerative Colitis Using CO2-based Cryotherapy. Endoscopy (2012) Apr;44 Suppl 2 UCTN:E96-97.
    3. Cohen RD, Lewis JR, Turner H, Harrell LE, Hanauer SB, Rubin DT. Predictors of Adalimumab Dose Escalation in Patients with Crohn’s Disease at a Tertiary Referral Center. Inflamm Bowel Dis (2011) Jan;18(1):10-6.
    4. Lewis JR and Mohanty SR. Non-alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease: A Review and Update. Dig Dis Sci (2010);55(3):560-78.
    5. Lewis JR, Gehlbach B, Aytekin O, Chenat J, Mohanty SR. A Case of Bilio-pleural Fistula in a Patient with Hepatocellular Carcinoma. Nat Rev Gastroenterol Hepatol (2009);6:248-51.
    6. Lewis JR, Konda V, Rubin DT. Genetic Testing for Inflammatory Bowel Disease: Focus Group Analysis of Patients and Family Members. Genet Test Mol Biomarkers (2009);13(4):495-503.
  • News & Awards

    Awards

    • Phi Beta Kappa, Washington University
    • Alpha Omega Alpha, University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine
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