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Dr. Heather Patton, MD

Transplant Hepatology ·  Female · Age 47

Dr. Patton

Dr. Heather Patton, MD is a transplant hepatology specialist in San Diego, CA and has been practicing for 18 years. She graduated from University Of Michigan Medical School in 1998 and specializes in transplant hepatology and gastroenterology.


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Dr. Patton's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abscess
  • Anal or Rectal Pain
  • Anemia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
  • Benign Tumor
  • Biliary Atresia
  • Blood Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Cholelithiasis
  • Cirrhosis
  • Colonoscopy
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Constipation
  • Dehydration
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Diarrhea
  • Diverticulosis, Intestinal
  • Duodenal Ulcer
  • Duodenitis
  • Dysphagia
  • Endoscopy
  • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
  • Enteritis
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Diverticulum
  • Esophageal Ulcer
  • Esophageal Varices
  • Esophagitis
  • Gas-Bloat Syndrome
  • Gastric Ulcer
  • Gastritis
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Bleeding
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gastroparesis
  • Hemochromatosis
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hepatitis A
  • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
  • Hepatitis C
  • Hernia
  • Ileus
  • Indigestion
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Intestinal Ischemia
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Liver Biopsy
  • Liver Damage from Alcohol
  • Liver Diseases and Disorders
  • Liver Failure
  • Malnutrition
  • Nausea
  • Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
  • Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
  • Non-Neonatal Jaundice
  • Pancreatitis
  • Peptic Ulcer
  • Reflux Esophagitis
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Stomal Ulcer
  • Ulcer
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Unexplained Weight Loss
  • Viral Hepatitis
  • Vomiting Disorders

About Me

Care Philosophy

I am a strong believer in patient and caregiver education. Patients who are well informed about their disease, its natural history, and treatment options are more proactive about their healthcare and able to participate in management decisions.

Specialties

  • Transplant Hepatology
  • Gastroenterology

Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
  • Transplant Hepatology

Education

Scripps Clin
Fellowship Hospital
2006
Ucsd
Fellowship Hospital
2001
Nwstn University
Residency Hospital
1999
Nwstn University
Internship Hospital
1998
University Of Michigan Medical School
Medical School
1993
Oberlin College
Undergraduate School
2006
2001
1999
1998
1993

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

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