Jorge V. Obando, MD


Assistant Professor of Medicine
Department / Division:
Medicine / Medicine - Gastroenterology
Address:
DUMC 3189
Durham, NC 27710
Appointment Telephone:
919-684-6437
Office Telephone:
919-862-5075
Fax:
919-862-5076
Training:
  • MD, Cayetano Heredia University School of Medicine (Peru), 1993
Residency:
  • Transitional Internship, Penn Presbyterian Medical Center, 1993-1994
  • Internal Medicine, University of Massachusetts Medical Center, 1994-1997
Fellowship:
  • Gastroenterology, University of Massachusetts Medical Center, 1997-2000
  • Advanced Endoscopy, Duke University Medical Center, 2000-2001
Clinical Interests:
Gastroenterology
Research Interests:
Endoscopy research- new endoscopic tools and techniques
GI cancers, particularly biliary and pancreas cancers
Representative Publications:
  • Gerke, H; Byrne, MF; Stiffler, HL; Obando, JV; Mitchell, RM; Jowell, PS; Branch, MS; Baillie, J. Outcome of endoscopic minor papillotomy in patients with symptomatic pancreas divisum. Journal of the Pancreas. 2004;5:122-131.  Abstract
  • Bonkovsky, HL; Obando, JV. Role of HFE gene mutations in liver diseases other than hereditary hemochromatosis. Current Gastroenterology Reports. 1999;1:30-37.  Abstract
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