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Stuart Akerman, MD Digestive Health Blog

June 28, 2020

I have seen many patients in my career carrying a diagnosis of IBS, not doing very well from a symptom-control standpoint, who undergo further evaluation  (or re-evaluation) with either newer more-expansive stool testing or even further testing with Endoscopic Ultrasou...

May 24, 2020

What exactly makes a good medical test? How do you know the accuracy of a test? Read below or watch the video to learn more.

April 27, 2020

Check out my recent interview with Alana Kessler, to discuss a complementary treatment approach to Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS)

April 23, 2020

Click below to watch my recent discussion with D.r Kenneth Brown regarding coronavirus, antibodies, and immunity - and what we really know at this time

April 19, 2020

You can watch my interview below with Ms. Sarah Tuttle-Singer from Times of Israel, and also click below for my recent article published on the Times of Israel Blog.

April 17, 2020

Some background: There are recommendations currently that in order to perform endoscopic procedures in the safest way possible, your doctor should wear an N95 mask during the procedure. The problem (which I did not originally think about) was that having a beard would...

April 1, 2020

Did you know that data now shows spread of the COVID-19 coronavirus via the digestive system? Watch the full interview for more information.

March 18, 2020

I recently sat down with my colleague Dr. Kenneth Brown to discuss how the COVID-19 pandemic is affecting our practice, and what steps we are taking to make sure our patients are well cared for during this complicated time.

March 1, 2020

I recently had the opportunity to record an educational video with my colleague Dr. Matthew Eidem to increase awareness regarding Colon Cancer and Screening.

February 15, 2020

Dr. Stuart Akerman discusses his experience with fecal transplant for recurrent and refractory C Difficile Infection.

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