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Vivek Gumaste

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  • Gastroenterology

  • American Board of Internal Medicine


  • MD, Jawaharlal Inst. of Postgrad. Educ.

  • North General Hospital

  • Mount Sinai Medical Center

  • Residency, Internal Medicine
    Jawaharlal Inst of Post Graduate

  • Residency, Internal Medicine
    South Shields General Hospital

  • Residency, Internal Medicine
    North General Hospital

  • Fellowship, Gastroenterology
    Mount Sinai Hospital


    Clinical Expertise/Special Skills: Pancreatic Disease

    Professional Organizations/Positions Held (Current)
    American Gastroenterological Associate, American College of Gastroenterology, Founder and Member of New York Pancreatic Society.


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    Gold Medal I.S.C. Exam

  • 1987 -
    Co-author of paper which won Student Research Prize AGA Meeting


Pancreatic Diseases


Greenstein AJ, Sachar DB, Panday AK, Dikman SH, Meyers S, Heimann T , Gumaste V, Werther J, Janowitz HD. Amyloidosis and Inflammatory Bowel Disease: A 50-Year Experience with 25 Patients. Medicine 1992; 71: 261-270.

Gumaste VV, Pitchumoni CS. Pancreatic pseudocyst. Gastroenterologist 1996 Mar; 4(1): 33-43.

Gumaste V. Prophylactic antibiotic therapy in the management of acute pancreatitis. J Clin Gastroenterol 2000 Jul; 31(1): 6-10.

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