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When a digestive disorder is diagnosed and nutrition counseling recommended, we are here to help you find the balance between managing symptoms and continuing to enjoy the pleasures of eating. Learn More »

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Beyond the Scope - Spring 2015
A report of the UCLA Division of Digestive Diseases Read the Newest Issue »


Middleton Award Recognizes Dr. Taché's Prioneering Research in Brain-Gut Interactions
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Listen to an NPR segment with Dr. Rabindra Watson as he discusses treating weight gain after bariatric surgery Link to NPR Segment »

Congratulations to the UCLA digestive disease physicians who were selected to become SuperDoctors Southern California 2015.

Top L-R: Peter Anton, MD, Lin Chang, MD, Daniel Cole, MD,
Jeff Conklin, MD, Francisco Durazo, MD and Eric Esrailian, MD, MPH
Middle L-R: Gary Gitnick, MD, Steven-Huy Han, MD and Dennis Jensen, MD
Bottom L-R: Rome Jutabha, MD, Thomas Kovacs, MD, Emeran Mayer, MD, PhD,
Bennett Roth, MD, Sammy Saab, MD, MPH and Kirsten Tillisch, MD
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Meet Our Physicians

Catia Sternini, MD
Catia Sternini, MD
Associate Director CURE: DDRCC, Director, Morphology and Imaging Core
Chair, CURE Pilot and Feasibility Study Program
Professor, Departments of Medicine and Neurobiology

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