FELLOW AMERICAN COLLEGE OF PHYSICIANS,
FELLOW AMERICAN COLLEGE OF GASTROENTEROLOGY
FELLOW AMERICAN COLLEGE PHYSICIAN EXECUTIVES,
FELLOW AMERICAN GASTROENTEROLOGY ASSOCIATION,
FELLOW AMERICAN SOCIETY OF GASTROINTESTINAL ENDOSCOPY
BOARD CERTIFIED IN INTERNAL MEDICINE &
MEDICAL SCHOOL FACULTY/TEACHING/PRACTICE
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Perry Hookman MD is Board Certified in both Gastroenterology and Internal Medicine. He also holds a Masters Degree in Health Administration and is Board Certified in Medical Management. Dr. Hookman has
authored/coauthored over 40 publications in the Peer-Reviewed Medical Literature.
Internal Medicine includes the Diagnosis and Treatment of medical problems such as Hypertension, Cardiovascular [Heart & Blood Vessels], Pulmonary [Lung] and Blood & Metabolic Diseases such as Anemia, Diabetes and other Endocrine and Systemic manifestations of Immune Diseases, Cancers, and Dermatologic-Skin Disorders plus Neurologic symptoms.
Gastroenterology is the practice of Medicine devoted to patients with Digestive Diseases. Gastroenterology encompasses the diagnosis and treatment of Stomach and Intestinal disorders-such as heartburn and ulcers, as well as Intestinal Inflammatory Diseases such as Ulcerative Colitis and Crohn's Disease. Other Abdominal disorders diagnosed and treated by a Gastroenterologist includes Gall bladder, Pancreatic and Liver Diseases- such as Gall stones, Pancreatitis, Hepatitis and also Non-Alcoholic Steato-Hepatitis and Cirrhosis.
The Practice of Gastroenterology also includes performing Gastrointestinal Endoscopic procedures such as Esophagoscopy, Gastroscopy, Duodenoscopy [Esophago-Gastro-Duodenoscopy- EGD] plus Colonoscopy-the Endoscopic examination of the Colon. Related Endoscopic surgical procedures such as Intestinal and Colon Polyp Biopsy and Removal [Polypectomy] and Endoscopic Biliary and Pancreatic Procedures such as Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography [ERCP] are also included in the field of Gastroenterology.
Dr. Hookman has been in private practice for more than 25 years and is a member of a Medical School Faculty. He is a teacher to other Physicians, Interns and Residents in Internal Medicine and also in Gastroenterology.
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Dr. Perry Hookman is a board-certified gastroenterologist with a specialty
in hepatitis, pancreatitis, biliary diseases, colon problems and addiction.
Dr. Hookman is board certified as well in internal medicine and
addictionology. He is highly skilled in all endoscopic procedures, including
ERCP, colonoscopy, and upper endoscopy