Dr. Edgar Bigornia is a gastroenterologist practicing in Toms River, NJ. Dr. Bigornia 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. Bigornia performs colonoscopy and endoscopy procedures and provides accurate and thorough care for patients suffering from digestive issues.
Education and Training
Suny-Hlth Sci Ctr At Brooklyn, Coll of Med, Brooklyn Ny 1987
SUNY Downstate Medical Center College Of Medicine 1987
State University of New York Downstate Medical Center College of Medicine 1987
- Hepatitis C
- Acid Reflux
- Vascular Disease
- Ny Medical College, Gastroenterology; Ny Hosp Med Ctr Of Queens, Internal Medicine; Bronx Municipal Hosp Ctr, Internal Medicine
- Bronx Municipal Hospital Center
- VA Long Beach Healthcare System 1991
- New York Medical College (Metropolitan) Program
- NY Medical College, New York, NY 1993
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As a board-certified gastroenterologist, Dr. Bigornia is currently in practice at Gastroenterologists of Ocean County in Toms River, New Jersey. Gastroenterologists of Ocean County is a practice consisting of board-certified gastroenterologists, who provide consultative gastroenterological services and perform endoscopic procedures in the convenience of their two office-based endoscopy centers. Their goal is to provide the highest quality of compassionate medical care and perform endoscopies in a convenient, friendly, non-threatening office setting.
A graduate of Brandeis University, Dr. Bigornia attended medical school at SUNY Downstate Health Sciences University in New York City, New York. He completed his residency in internal medicine training at the Albert Einstein College of Medicine and served as a Chief Medical Resident at Booth Memorial Hospital. Thereafter, he went on to complete his fellowship in gastroenterology at New York Medical College.
Before long, he became board-certified in both gastroenterology and internal medicine by the American Board of Internal Medicine, a physician-led, non-profit, independent evaluation organization driven by doctors who want to achieve higher standards for better care in a rapidly changing world.
As for the doctor’s accomplishments, he is the recipient of the Lawlor Award for the best scientific paper submitted by a fellow at the American College of Gastroenterology meeting.
Gastroenterology is the branch of medicine focused on the digestive system and its disorders. Gastroenterologists are medical practitioners who specialize in treating conditions of the gastrointestinal tract and liver. Diseases treated by gastroenterologists typically include colon polyps, pancreatitis, peptic ulcer disease, nutritional problems, colitis, hepatitis, and gallbladder disease.
On a more personal note, Dr. Bigornia enjoys outdoor sports with his family. He listens to all types of music and relaxes by playing the piano and the guitar.
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