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Donald J. Brust, MD

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(954) 928-1778
(954) 771-1402
Holy Cross Medical Group: 

Office Hours
Monday-Friday | 8:30 am to 5:00 pm

Dr. Brust "Ask the Doc" Episode on NBC

Focus Areas
Gastroenterology, Hepatology, Internal Medicine 

Notable work experience
Palm Beach Gastroenterology Associates, Wellington, FL, 2005-2006
Internal Medicine Consultant, Mendota Mental Health Institute, State of Wisconsin Department of Health and Family Services, Madison, WI, 2002-2005

American Board of Internal Medicine
American Board of Internal Medicine - Gastroenterology and Hepatology

Internship / Residency / Fellowship
Fellowship, Gastroenterology and Hepatology - University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics - Madison, WI (2002-2005)
Internship and Residency, Internal Medicine - University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics - Madison, WI (1999-2002)

Higher Education
University of Illinois, MD - Chicago, IL (1999)
University of Illinois at Urbana, BS - Champaign, IL (1995)

Professional Associations
American Gastroenterological Association
American Society of Gastrointestinal Endoscopists
American College of Gastroenterology
American Society of Internal Medicine
American Medical Association

Finalist, David Sunde Humanitarian Award (2002)

Research/ Publications
DJ Brust, D Gopal, P Pfau. Safety Analysis of Advanced Endoscopic Procedures in the Elderly. University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics 2003. Abstract DDW 2005

DJ Brust, PD Meek, DA Mott, EA Gaumnitz. Acid-Related Gastrointestinal Disordres in the US Between 1989 and 2001: Prevalence, Characteristics, Reasons for Visits, and Use of Acid Reducing Therapy. University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics. Abstract DDW 2004

DJ Brust, JA Robbins, R Shakir. Multidisciplinary guidelines for the treatment of dysphagia. Presented at the National Meeting of the Dysphagia. September 2003, San Francisco, CA

DJ Brust, P Bass, EA Gaumnitz. Localization of Receptors in the Gastrointestinal System Using Nociceptin and Substance P as a Model of Intestinal and Colonic Pain. University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics 2001-2002


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