Director of Advanced Therapeutic Endoscopy
Clinical Focus: Advanced Endoscopic Procedures. Endoscopic treatment of complex gastrointestinal disorders. Management of complications of acute and chronic pancreatitis, treatment of benign and malignant biliary and lumenal obstruction.
Academic Interests: Dr. Baron performs extensive clinical research in endoscopic management of diseases throughout the gastrointestinal tract. He is interested in developing improved methods of treating a variety of conditions using interventional endoscopic techniques, many of which were previously treated surgically. He is Director of Advanced Therapeutic Endoscopy at UNC, and has authored more than 450 papers. Dr. Baron is editor of a comprehensive textbook entitled ERCP, now in its second edition. He recently completed training in endoscopic ultrasound (EUS).
Education and Training
|BS||University of Florida||Chemistry|
|MD||University of Florida||Medicine|
|Residency||University of Alabama at Birmingham||Internal Medicine|
|Fellowship||University of Alabama at Birmingham