10 Recent GI/Endoscopy Physician Moves

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Here are 10 gastroenterology/endoscopy physicians that have taken on new roles in their field.

Arthur Antler, MD, joined Valley Medical Group, a part of Ridgewood, N.J.-based Valley Health System. Dr. Antler will also continue to see patients at his office Mahwah, N.J.

Pediatric gastroenterologist Katherine Louise Becker Freeman, MD, has joined the medical staff of Coastal Children's Services in Wilmington, N.C. Dr. Freeman has more than 25 years of experience in treating pediatric digestive disorders.

University of Pennsylvania Medicine recently established the Wilmott-Barna Center for Endoscopy Innovation, Research and Training. Michael Kochman, MD, will serve as the center's inaugural director.

Stephen Lloyd, MD, PhD, internal medicine physician and the founder of South Carolina Medical Endoscopy Center in Columbia, has been appointed to the American Association for Primary Care Endoscopy board of directors.

David P. Magner, MD, board-certified surgeon and colorectal surgeon, joined La Peer Health Systems in Beverly Hills, Calif. Dr. Magner focuses on anorectal conditions, IBD, advanced gastrointestinal malignancies and pelvic floor dysfunction.

University Hospitals named Jeffrey Peters, MD, its chief operating officer. Dr. Peters has expertise in esophageal surgery and minimally invasive surgical techniques.

Jonathan Riegler, MD, was appointed to the board of directors at Twin Cities Community Hospital in Templeton, Calif. Dr. Riegler practices at Central Coast Gastroenterology.

Pediatric gastroenterologist Jeremy Screws, MD, has joined Erlanger East in Chattanooga, Tenn. Dr. Screws focuses on diagnosing and treating conditions such as celiac disease, IBD, GERD and food allergies.

Leo Treyzon, MD, MS, a gastroenterologist with La Peer Health Systems, has been named the Clinical Chief of Gastroenterology at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center.

Michael Uzer, MD, joined the medical team at Sarah Bush Lincoln Health Center in Mattoon, Ill. Dr. Uzer has expertise in endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography.

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