Edward M. Brettholz, MD, AGAF, FACP

Edward M. Brettholz, MD, AGAF, FACP

Specializing In

  • Gastroenterology

Biography

Dr. Edward Brettholz received his medical degree from the George Washington University School of Medicine. He completed his Internal Medicine residency at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles, followed by a Gastroenterology fellowship at the University of California at Irvine and he is board certified in both Internal Medicine and Gastroenterology. Dr. Brettholz is a Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine at the NYU School of Medicine and a partner at Concorde Medical Group PLLC.

He is a member of numerous professional organizations including the American College of Physicians, the American Gastroenterological Association, the American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases, European Association for the Study of the Liver, and the New York Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy. He has coauthored several research articles published in leading medical journals and has been consistently named to the New York Super Doctors® list. Dr. Brettholz has been awarded the esteemed honor of fellowship by both the American Gastroenterological Association and The American College of Physicians.

Dr. Brettholz lectures extensively and is involved in cutting edge research trials in IBD, non-alcoholic fatty liver disease, and other illnesses. He has special interests and expertise in liver diseases, Irritable Bowel Syndrome, GERD (gastro esophageal reflux disease), Inflammatory Bowel Disease, and hemorrhoid treatment.

Medical School

George Washington University, MD, Washington, DC 1975

Internship

Children’s Hospital of Los Angeles, Internal Medicine, Los Angeles, CA 1980

Residency

Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, Internal Medicine, Los Angeles, CA 1982

Fellowship

University of California, Gastroenterology, Irvine, CA 1985

Board Certifications

American Board of Internal Medicine Diplomate, Subspecialty of Gastroenterology