Dr. Khalid Iqbal MD
Gastroenterologist | Gastroenterology110 Hardin Ln Suite 9 Somerset KY, 42503
Dr. Khalid Iqbal is a gastroenterologist practicing in Somerset, KY. Dr. Iqbal specializes in the digestive system and its diseases that affect the gastrointestinal tract, which include organs from the mouth to the anus as well as liver disorders. Gastroenterology includes conditions such as hepatitis, peptic ulcer disease, colitis, nutritional problems and irritable bowel syndrome. Dr. Iqbal performs colonoscopy and endoscopy procedures and provides accurate and thorough care for patients suffering from digestive issues.
Education and Training
Dow Med College University Of Karachi Pakistan 1972
Ohio State University College of Medicine 1973
Dow Medical College 1972
- Acid Reflux
- Type 2 Diabetes
- Colon Polyps
- Stomach Flu
- Vascular Disease
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