Education

Fellowship
Gastroenterology, Massachusetts General Hospital, 2008
Residency
Internal Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital, 2005
Internship
Internal Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital, 2003
Degree
MD, Albert Einstein College of Medicine / Yeshiva Univ, 2002

Medical Board Certifications

Gastroenterology
American Board of Internal Medicine, 2008
Internal Medicine
American Board of Internal Medicine, 2006

Gender

Female

State License

A103077
  • About Me

    About Me

    ACADEMIC TITLE: Assistant Clinical Professor

    BIO

    Dr. Wendy Ho received her undergraduate degree from Harvard University and earned her medical degree from the Albert Einstein College of Medicine. She completed both her internal medicine residency and gastroenterology fellowship at Massachusetts General Hospital, a teaching hospital of Harvard Medical School. She subsequently joined the UCLA faculty in 2008 as a clinician educator, where she specializes in seeing gastroenterology patients.

    Dr. Ho has clinical expertise in functional bowel disorders including irritable bowel syndrome, inflammatory bowel disease, gastroesophageal reflux disease, peptic ulcer disease, colorectal disorders, motility disorders, pancreatitis, colorectal cancer screening, colonoscopy, and endoscopy.

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  • Locations

    UCLA Digestive Health and Wellness

    (primary location)
    Address
    100 UCLA Medical Plaza
    Suite 303
    Los Angeles, California 90095
    Phone
    310-206-6279
  • Education

    Medical Board Certifications

    Gastroenterology
    American Board of Internal Medicine, 2008
    Internal Medicine
    American Board of Internal Medicine, 2006

    Education

    Fellowship
    Gastroenterology, Massachusetts General Hospital, 2008
    Residency
    Internal Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital, 2005
    Internship
    Internal Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital, 2003
    Degree
    MD, Albert Einstein College of Medicine / Yeshiva Univ, 2002
  • Clinical Interests
    • Barrett's Esophagus
    • Bleeding Ulcer
    • Celiac Disease
    • Colon Cancer Screening
    • Endoscopy
    • Enteroscopy
    • Esophageal Dilation
    • Foreign Body Removal
    • Functional Bowel Disease
    • Gallstone
    • General Gastroenterology
    • GERD (Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease)
    • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
    • Malabsorption
    • Polypectomy
    • Ulcer Disease
  • Research

    Publications

    1. Ho W, Broughton DE, Donelan K, Gazelle GS, Hur C. Analysis of barriers to and patients' preferences for CT colonography for colorectal cancer screening in a nonadherent urban population. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2010 Aug;195(2):393-7.
    2. Ho W. (2012). Bowel Preparations for Colonoscopy. In E. Esrailian E (Ed.), Gut Instincts (pp. 319-324). Thorofare, NJ: SLACK Incorporated.
    3. Yeh JM, Ho W, Hur C. Cost-effectiveness of endoscopic surveillance of gastric ulcers to improve survival. Gastrointestinal Endoscopy 2010 Jul;72(1):33-43.
    4. Huang ES, Strate LL, Ho WW, Lee SS, Chan AT. A Prospective Study of Aspirin Use and the Risk of Gastrointestinal Bleeding in Men. PLoS ONE 2010;5(12): e15721. doi:10.1371/ journal.pone.0015721.
    5. Bindra A, Ho W. Diabetic Gastroparesis Case Report. Proceedings of UCLA Healthcare 2010;14: http://www.med.ucla.edu/modules/wfsection/article.php?articleid=465.
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