Anil Seetharam, M.D.
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- Virtual Telemedicine Visits Available, Call For Details
- Board Certified Gastroenterologist
- Currently Accepting New Patients
- Most Insurance Plans Accepted
- Performs Colonoscopies
About Anil Seetharam, M.D.
Dr. Seetharam is a board certified gastroenterologist and transplant hepatologist with Arizona Digestive Health in Scottsdale. In a distinguished academic career, he rose to UNOS Medical Director of liver transplantation at one of the highest volume centers in the country. He has performed extensive clinical research with over 100 published peer reviewed studies, national abstracts and book chapters. Driven by a desire to prevent most GI/liver disorders before they create serious problems and promote wellness, Dr. Seetharam is thrilled to offer office consultations on all GI/liver issues and performs GI procedures (EGD, colonoscopy, enteroscopy) at Scottsdale Endoscopy Center. Dr. Seetharam serves as chair of the Medical Advisory Board of the American Liver Foundation in the Southwest and is a Clinical Associate Professor of Medicine at the University of Arizona.
Undergraduate: University of Wisconsin-Madison
Medical School: University of Wisconsin-Madison School of Medicine and Public Health
Residency: Internal Medicine-Barnes/Jewish Hospital Washington University in St. Louis
Fellowship: Gastroenterology-Barnes/Jewish Hospital Washington University in St. Louis
Transplant Hepatology-Barnes/Jewish Hospital Washington University in St. Louis
Why did you choose to specialize in Gastroenterology?
I enjoy helping patients with all forms of gastrointestinal and liver disease. The field utilizes “old fashioned” conversation combined with high-tech modern diagnostics/therapeutics to achieve optimal outcomes.
Do you have a specialty of interest in Gastroenterology?
All forms of liver disease
Colon Cancer prevention
What do you and your family enjoy doing in your spare time?
Below is a link to a pod cast about colon cancer awareness with Dr. Anil Seetharam:
Awards and Accreditation:
Honors and Recognitions
Alpha Omega Alpha
Chair, Medical Advisory Committee American Liver Foundation-Desert Southwest Division
American Society of Transplantation OPTN/UNOS Policy Committee
Clinical Associate Professor of Medicine, University of Arizona College of Medicine
Board Certified in Gastroenterology
Board Certified in Internal Medicine
Board Certified in Transplant Hepatology
American Gastroenterological Association
American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy
American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases
American Society of Transplantation