Education

Fellowship
Massachusetts General Hospital, 2011
Fellowship
Gastroenterology, UC San Francisco School of Medicine, 2010
Residency
Internal Medicine, UC San Francisco School of Medicine, 2007
Internship
Internal Medicine, UC San Francisco School of Medicine, 2005
Degree
MD, UC Davis School of Medicine, 2004

Medical Board Certifications

Gastroenterology
American Board of Internal Medicine, 2011
Internal Medicine
American Board of Internal Medicine, 2007

Gender

Male

State License

A95656
  • About Me

    About Me

    Dr. Watson's research interests include developmental and novel therapeutic endoscopic techniques. These include primary and secondary endoscopic therapies for obesity, treatment of post-surgical complications, natural orifice surgery, endoscopic suturing, diagnostic and interventional endoscopic ultrasound for pancreaticobiliary diseases, and endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography.

    Dr. Watson completed his residency in Internal Medicine and fellowship in Gastroenterology at the University of California, San Francisco. He then went on to complete an advanced endoscopy fellowship at Massachusetts General Hospital and Brigham and Women's Hospital. He is board-certified in Gastroenterology and Internal Medicine, and is a member of the American Society of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy, the American College of Gastroenterology, and American Gastroenterological Association.

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  • Locations

    UCLA Digestive Disease Center

    (primary location)
    Address
    200 UCLA Medical Plaza
    Suite 365
    Los Angeles, California 90095
    Phone
    310-267-3636
  • Education

    Medical Board Certifications

    Gastroenterology
    American Board of Internal Medicine, 2011
    Internal Medicine
    American Board of Internal Medicine, 2007

    Education

    Fellowship
    Massachusetts General Hospital, 2011
    Fellowship
    Gastroenterology, UC San Francisco School of Medicine, 2010
    Residency
    Internal Medicine, UC San Francisco School of Medicine, 2007
    Internship
    Internal Medicine, UC San Francisco School of Medicine, 2005
    Degree
    MD, UC Davis School of Medicine, 2004
  • Clinical Interests
    • Bariatric Endoscopy
    • Barrett's Esophagus
    • Biliary Disorder
    • Bleeding Ulcer
    • Capsule Endoscopy
    • Cholangiopancreatography
    • Colon Cancer Screening
    • Endoscopic Ablation
    • Endoscopic Mucosal Resection
    • Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography (ERCP)
    • Endoscopic Ultrasound
    • Endoscopy
    • Enteroscopy
    • Esophageal Dilation
    • Gallstone
    • Hemostasis
    • Hepatobiliary
    • Interventional Endoscopy
    • Laser
    • Mediastinal Endoscopic Ultrasound
    • Mucosal Biopsy
    • Pancreatic Cancer
    • Pancreatic Cysts
    • Pancreatic Disease
    • Pancreatitis
    • Pancreatobiliary Disease
    • Polypectomy
    • Ulcer Disease
  • Research

    Research Interest

    ERCP, Endoscopic Ultrasound, Bariatric Endoscopy, Therapeutic Pancreaticobiliary Endoscopy, GI Cancers, Interventional Endoscopy, Barrett's Esophagus, Biliary, Colon Cancer Screening , Endoscopic Ablation, Endoscopic Mucosal Resection, Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography, Enteroscopy, Esophageal Dilation, Foreign Body Removal, Gallstone, Hemostasis, Pancreas, Pancreatic Cancer, Pancreatic Cysts, Pancreatitis, Pancreatobiliary, Polypectomy, Reflux, Ulcer Disease
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