Gene BakisM.D.

  • Associate Professor of Medicine, Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, School of Medicine

Expertise

  • Digestive Health

Special focus on

  • Gastroenterology
  • Pancreas and Bile Duct Disease

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Biography

Dr. Bakis is board-certified in gastroenterology. After graduating from Brooklyn College, he received a medical degree from Albany Medical College and completed residency at the University of Massachusetts Medical Center. He completed Gastroenterology Fellowship Program at SUNY Buffalo and an Advanced Therapeutic Endoscopy Fellowship Program at Maine Medical Center. His areas of special interest are pancreaticobiliary medicine and the application of advanced diagnostic and therapeutic endoscopy, including ERCP (a procedure for the examination or treatment of the bile ducts and pancreatic ducts that combines the use of X-rays and an endoscope), endoscopic ultrasound, deep enteroscopy, endoscopic mucosal resection and radiofrequency ablation.

Education

  • M.D., 2002, Albany Medical College
  • Residency:

    • Internal Medicine, University of Massachusetts Medical Center, 2005
  • Fellowship:

    • Gastroenterology, State University of New York at Buffalo
    • Therapeutic Endoscopy, Maine Medical Center
  • Certifications:

    • Gastroenterology, 2009

Languages

  • English
  • Russian

Memberships and associations

  • ASGE