Dr. Jeevan Vinod is board certified in Internal Medicine and Gastroenterology. He completed his gastroenterology fellowship at Lenox Hill Hospital and Mount Sinai Hospital in Manhattan, NY. Dr. Vinod is regarded as an expert in the management of inflammatory bowel diseases (IBD) and completed specialty training at Cleveland Clinic, OH. Dr. Vinod is committed to providing his patients with superior, cutting edge treatment options and is a strong advocate for preventive care medicine. He also has special areas of interest in colon cancer, hepatitis, and GERD therapy. In addition to numerous professional accolades, Dr. Vinod also has several first author publications in journals such as Journal of Clinical Gastroenterology, Gastrointestinal Endoscopy, and Gastroenterology. He has a strong passion for teaching and routinely gives lectures to the community on a variety of gastroenterology disorders. Dr. Vinod is an active member of the Crohn's and Colitis Foundation, ASGE, and AGA.
Dr. Suhail B. Salem earned his medical degree from McGill University in Montreal, Canada. He is board certified in Gastroenterology and Hepatology as well as Internal Medicine. Dr. Salem completed his residency in internal medicine, including serving a year as Chief Resident, at Rush University Medical Center in Chicago, IL. He also completed his gastroenterology and hepatology fellowship at Rush University Medical Center, where he received awards for “Fellow of the Year” and excellence in gastrointestinal endoscopy, while also participating in research presented at national meetings. Dr. Salem completed a subsequent fellowship in advanced endoscopy at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center in New York City, where he acquired specialized training in Endoscopic Ultrasound (EUS), complex biliary and pancreatic endoscopy (ERCP), endoscopic mucosal resection (EMR), luminal stenting as well as other advanced endoscopic procedures. Dr. Salem’s clinical practice focuses on using advanced endoscopic techniques in the diagnosis and management of gastrointestinal diseases, including biliary and pancreatic disorders, such as gallstones, biliary strictures, and pancreatitis, as well as pre-malignant and malignant conditions, including colon polyps, Barrett’s esophagus, pancreas cysts, and pancreatic cancer.
Dr. Taruna Bhatia is board certified in Internal Medicine and board certified in Gastroenterology. She completed her medical studies with honors and on a full scholarship at the Russian State Medical University in Moscow. Upon graduation, she went on to complete her residency at NYU Lutheran Medical Center in New York City. She has post-doctoral research experience as both a clinical fellow and as a research scientist on multiple National Institutes of Health (NIH) grants, specializing in adult-to-adult liver transplant and Hepatitis C clinical trials at Columbia Presbyterian in New York City. Furthermore, she has completed advanced training in liver disease and Transplant Hepatology at New York Presbyterian Hospital/Columbia University and completed a Gastroenterology fellowship at The Brooklyn Hospital Center, a clinical affiliate of the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai.
Dr. Bhatia’s clinical interests encompass the full spectrum of clinical Gastroenterology, Gastrointestinal Endoscopy, and Hepatology. She has specialized in women’s digestive health, end-stage liver disease, Hepatitis B and C, Cholestatic, autoimmune, and alcohol-related liver disease. She is actively involved in research and has published and authored numerous publications in Gastroenterology, Hepatology and liver transplantation. Dr. Bhatia is a member of the American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases, American Gastroenterological Association, American College of Gastroenterology and the American Society of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy. She is proficient in English, Russian, Hindi, Urdu, and Punjabi.