Items Tagged ‘Dr. Eric Esrailian’

Do You Want to be Healthy?

March 4, 2019

Do You Want to be Healthy?

By uclahealth uclahealth

“Do you want to be healthy? Not just now, but in 10, 20 or 30 years from now?” asks Dr. Eric Esrailian, Chief of the Vatche and Tamar Manoukian Division of Digestive Disease and director of the Melvin and Bren Simon Digestive Disease Center at UCLA. “If the answer is yes to that question, it […]

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Tags: colon cancer, colonoscopy, Dr. Eric Esrailian, featured, stool testing


March 28, 2017

The words “thank you” just aren’t enough for this wonderful doctor

By myangel myangel

A few years ago, after being sick for over a year, I was referred to Dr. Eric Esrailian at UCLA. I clearly remember the first day when I saw Dr. Esrailian. It was like an angel walked into the room. After examining my records and talking to me for nearly an hour, he said, “I […]

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Tags: digestive diseases, Doctors Day, Dr. Eric Esrailian, gastroenterology, gastrointestinal endoscopy, gastrointestinal hemorrhage, inflammatory bowel diseases, irritable bowel syndrome, patient stories, UCLA Division of Digestive Diseases


Maybe that upset stomach is just an upset stomach – and maybe it's not

March 27, 2017

Maybe that upset stomach is just an upset stomach – and maybe it’s not

By Tami Dennis Tami Dennis

An upset stomach can’t be ignored – go ahead, try it – but that doesn’t mean you should panic either, as those of us who have spent too much time Googling our various aches and pains are wont to do. “If it lasts for a day or two, it’s usually nothing to worry about,” said Dr. […]

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Tags: alarm features, blood in the stool, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, difficulty swallowing, digestive diseases, Dr. Carl Nordstrom, Dr. Eric Esrailian, duodenum, esophageal problems, heartburn, persistence of symptoms, small intestine