Dr. Ananya Das completed his medical residency and fellowships in Gastroenterology with the Veteran’s Affairs Medical Center, and the University Hospitals of Cleveland, Cleveland, OH where he went on to complete an additional fellowship in Advanced Endoscopy. He is currently a Professor of Medicine at the Creighton University and University of Arizona and is the Chairman of the Practice Board of the Arizona Center for Digestive Health which he co-founded in 2010. He has held academic appointments including former Professor of Medicine at the Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Associate Chair of the Department of Medicine at Mayo Clinic, Scottsdale, Chair of the division of Gastroenterology at St. Joseph hospital, Phoenix, as well as Fellow of American College of Gastroenterology and American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy. He served as an associate editor of the journal Gastrointestinal Endoscopy.
Dr. Das has participated in over 300 research original publications, abstracts, and presentations and is considered a national leader in the area of advanced endoscopy, EUS, and cancer outcomes with research including health disparities. His clinical expertise includes pancreaticobiliary disorders, gastrointestinal cancer, esophageal disease, gastrointestinal bleeding, colon cancer screening, and healthcare outcomes. He performs procedures such as endoscopic ultrasound (EUS), therapeutic ERCP, endoscopic mucosal resection (EMR), Complex Polypectomy, stent placement, enteroscopy, EGD, and colonoscopy. His wife is also a physician, and his son, who was born in Cleveland, is the “best ever” fan of the Cleveland Cavaliers. His interests include Tele-Medicine, Artificial Intelligence in Medicine, reading books, and traveling.