Title: Associate Clinical Professor
Company: Yale University School of Medicine
Location: Cheshire, Connecticut, United States
Joel Garsten, MD, Associate Clinical Professor at the Yale University School of Medicine, has been recognized by Marquis Who’s Who Top Doctors for dedication, achievements, and leadership in Gastroenterology.
With more than 40 years of professional experience, Dr. Garsten has been an associate clinical professor with the Yale University School of Medicine since 1987, having been an assistant clinical professor since 1981, and a clinical instructor since 1978. In addition to his primary roles, he has served as chair of digestive disease at St. Mary’s Hospital, an associate professor with Quinnipiac University, and a physician and managing partner with the Digestive Disease Center of the Franklin Group since 2014. From 1990 to 2014, he was a physician and managing partner of the Digestive Disease Center of Connecticut, and from 1990 to 2011 he was director of gastroenterology at Waterbury Hospital Health Center, where he was also associate director of the Yale Affiliated GI Fellowship Program from 1990 to 2000. Earlier in his career, he was the founder of the Gastroenterology Associates of Waterbury from 1978 to 1990.
Dr. Garsten first pursued an education with Queens College City University of New York, where he obtained a Bachelor of Arts in biology in 1968. He continued his studies with Georgetown University, earning a Doctor of Medicine in 1973. He then joined Cornell-Cooperative Hospitals Program for an internal medicine residency from 1973 to 1976. He subsequently held a fellowship of gastroenterology with the Yale Affiliated Gastroenterology Program from 1976 to 1978. He has been certified in gastroenterology and internal medicine.
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