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Physician Assistant

Areas of Interest

Esophageal diseases, gastroesophageal reflux, upper GI motility disorders (achalasia, jackhammer esophagus, ineffective esophageal motility.


I work primarily in the Center for Esophageal Diseases and Swallowing, however I also work in our general gastroenterology clinic seeing patients with many GI issues including diarrhea, constipation, IBS, SIBO and dyspepsia.

Education and Training

  • Undergraduate Jefferson College of Health Sciences
  • Medical School Jefferson College of Health Sciences
  • Master’s Degree University of Nebraska

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Kathleen Ferrell