Donald L. Kwok, M.D.

 

Donald KwokBorn and raised in San Francisco, CA, Dr. Donald Kwok has called Las Vegas home since 1994. Upon graduating from the University of Texas Southwestern Medical School where he worked as a GI technician, Dr. Kwok, completed a fellowship in gastroenterology at UCLA. He then went on to pursue a fellowship in pancreatobiliary endoscopy at the Sylmar California Olive View Medical Center. Today, Dr. Kwok continues his specialty work in pancreatic and biliary diseases which involves the gallbladder, bile ducts and certain cells inside the liver.

Dr. Kwok, a board certified gastroenterologist, is honored to be a member of the Gastroenterology Associates team where he refers to his colleagues as very smart and caring physicians. His personal mission is to inform as many people as possible that colon cancer screening, without a doubt, saves lives.

Dr. Kwok is a father to three boys, whom he enjoys spending as much time with as possible. When he’s not seeing patients at Gastroenterology Associates, you’ll find him playing golf and racquetball and hanging out with his labradoodle.

Education:

  • Undergraduate: Baylor University Waco, Tx. Bachelor of Administration. 1977- 1981.
  • Medical School: University of Texas Southwestern Medical School. MD. 1983-1987.
  • Internship: Cedars- Sinai Medical Center. Los Angeles, Ca. Internal Medicine. 1987- 1988.
  • Residency: Cedars- Sinai Medical Center. Los Angeles, Ca. Internal Medicine. 1988- 1992.
  • Fellowship: UCLA. Los Angeles, Ca. Affiliated Training Program in Gastroenterology. 1990- 1992.
  • Fellowship: UCLA. Sylmar, Ca. Olive View Medical Center. Pancreatobiliary Endoscopy. 1992- 1993.

Certifications:

  • American Board of Internal Medicine
  • American Board of Gastroenterology

Professional Associations:

  • American Gastroenterological Association
  • American Society of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy
  • American College of Gastroenterology

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