Welcome to our division

message from the division chief

Chris Forsmark, M.D.

The distinguished faculty of our division have a commitment to educating rising physicians and conducting innovative research, in addition to providing excellent care in their clinical activities. The division consistently excels in these areas and is ranked among the best in the nation.

Division specialties

Division Specialties

The division of gastroenterology, hepatology and nutrition has some of the nation's top-ranked clinicians and researchers. Our faculty is committed to providing world-class patient care, while developing novel treatment options and advancing research in the field.


Division news & announcements

Dennis Yang, MD, FASGE wins ASGE Research Award

I am honored and grateful to have received an ASGE Research Award for our study that aims to develop and validate a video based assessment tool for…

Dennis Yang

UF scientist works to develop colon cancer…

Colon cancer may be treated or even prevented by altering microorganisms in the intestine and by combating inflammation with a clinical treatment…

Dr. Yang in lab

Digestive Disease Week

During Digestive Disease Week, Anglea Pham, MD, presents results of IBD study relating to the college students with IBD and their higher risk of poor…


Highlights UF Health MedMatters

UF Health MedEd cast

Featured Speaker: Dennis Yang, M.D.

Third Space Endoscopy and Advanced Endoscopic Resection Techniques in the Gastrointestinal Tract

Dr. Yang

UF Health Med Matters

UF Health Aids College Students with IBD in Care Transition

IBD is an umbrella term for chronic disorders that involve inflammation of the digestive tract, such as Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis.

Classroom of college students

GI & GI Surgery Updates

UF Health MedMatters Features Division of GI & GI Surgery

Visit the UF Health MedMatters website to read more featured articles about research and clinical advances at UF Health Shands Hospital.

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