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Udayakumar Navaneethan

Udayakumar Navaneethan

Gastroenterologist

Udayakumar Navaneethan

Overview

Dr. Navaneethan completed his M.D. at the Madras Medical College, followed by residency training at the University of Cincinnati Medical Center. He was inducted to Alpha Omega Alpha honor society during his residency training and subsequently pursued a gastroenterology fellowship at the Cleveland Clinic in Cleveland, Ohio. He then underwent advanced training in ERCP, EUS and therapeutic interventions in IBD also at the Cleveland Clinic in Cleveland, Ohio. Dr Navaneethan is a therapeutic endoscopist with particular expertise in IBD. He has published more than 120 peer-reviewed articles and has authored several textbook chapters focusing on the endoscopic management of IBD. His research and clinical focus is on therapeutic endoscopy in IBD, chromoendoscopy for early diagnosis of colon cancer in IBD, Primary sclerosing cholangitis, ERCP and cholangioscopy and early diagnosis of pancreatobiliary cancers through bile biomarkers.

Associated Clinical Trials

LIPIDOMICS

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This study is currently enrolling.

The purpose of this study is to identify and evaluate changes in blood and bile that may give specific indications of malignant cell metabolism in cancer. Recently, a lot of research has been done to test for certain markers in ...

HUMIRA

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This study is currently enrolling.

The purpose of the registry study is to collect long term safety and information on Humira (adalimumab) and on two immunomodulator medications, azathioprine and 6-mercaptopurine, which are treatments for moderate to severely ac ...