Blair Gastroenterology Associates Board Certified Gastroenterologists

Blair Gastroenterology Associates employs 7 board certified doctors who not only excel in their field of study, but are caring and compassionate and strive to help each and every patient by offering personalized care and support, and by educating patients about lifestyle changes and prevention as well as treatment options.

Lance C. DeFrancisco, M.D.

Lance C. DeFrancisco, M.D.

  • Board Certified in Gastroenterology
  • Fellowship: University of California, Irvine, CA
  • Residency: Montefiore Hospital, Pittsburgh, PA
  • Internship: Montefiore Hospital, Pittsburgh, PA
  • M.D.: Medical College of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA
  • B.S.: Pennsylvania State University, State College, PA
  • B.S.: Chemical Engineering: Pennsylvania State University,State College, PA
Ralph D. McKibbin, M.D., FACP, FACG

Ralph D. McKibbin, M.D., FACP, FACG, AGAF

  • Board Certified in Gastroenterology
  • Fellowship: Hahnemann University Hospital, Philadelphia, PA
  • Residency: Hahnemann University Hospital, Philadelphia, PA
  • Chief Resident: Hahnemann University Hospital, Philadelphia, PA
  • Internship: Hahnemann University Hospital, Philadelphia, PA
  • M.D.: Hahnemann University, Philadelphia, PA
  • B.A. University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA
Rajih A. Alkhafaji, M.D.

Rajih A. Alkhafaji, M.D.

  • Board Certified in Gastroenterology
  • Fellowship: State University of New York, Brooklyn, NY
  • Residency: Case Western Reserve, Cleveland, OH
  • Internship: Sinai Hospital of Detroit, Detroit, MI
  • M.D.: University of Baghdad, Baghdad, Iraq
Ronald J. Brzana, M.D.

Ronald J. Brzana, M.D.

  • Board Certified in Gastroenterology
  • Fellowship: Pennsylvania State University Hershey Medical Center, Hershey, PA
  • Residency: University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, PA
  • Internship: University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, PA
  • M.D.: Temple University School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA
  • B.S.: University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA
Edmond J. Bouassaf, M.D.

Edmond J. Bouassaf, M.D.

  • Board Certified in Gastroenterology
  • Fellowship: State University of New York, Brooklyn, NY
  • Residency: Staten Island University Hospital, New York, NY
  • Internship: Staten Island University Hospital, New York, NY
  • M.D.: American University of Beirut, Beirut, Lebanon
  • B.S.: American University of Beirut, Beirut, Lebanon
David L. Kerstetter, Jr., M.D.

David L. Kerstetter, Jr., M.D.

  • Board Certified in Gastroenterology
  • Fellowship: Brown University Warren Alpert School of Medicine, Rhode Island Hospital, Providence, RI
  • Residency: Harvard Medical School, Brigham & Women’s Hospital
  • Internship: Harvard Medical School, Brigham & Women’s Hospital
  • M.D.: Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA
  • B.S.: Dickinson College, Carlisle, PA
Mitul T. Patel, M.D.

Mitul T. Patel, M.D.

  • Board Certified in Gastroenterology
  • Fellowship: Brown University Warren Alpert School of Medicine, Rhode Island Hospital, Providence, RI
  • Residency: The Mount Sinai Hospital, New York, NY
  • Internship: The Mount Sinai Hospital, New York, NY
  • M.D. UMDNJ: Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, Piscataway, N.J
  • B.S./ M.S.: Boston University, Boston, MA Magna Cum Laude

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