Physicians

Ronald D Szyjkowski, MD

Ronald D Szyjkowski, MD
Appointed 05/24/99
318 Campus West Building (CWB)
750 East Adams Street
Syracuse, NY 13210
315 464-5804

Current Appointments

Hospital Campus

  • Downtown

Clinical Section Affiliations

  • Medicine: Gastroenterology
  • Women's Health Network: Gastroenterology

Research Programs and Affiliations

  • Medicine

Clinic/Unit

Web Resources

Education & Fellowships

  • Fellowship: Brooke Army Medical Center, San Antonio, Texas, 1997, Adult Gastroenterology
  • Residency: William Beaumont Army Medical Center, El Paso, Texas, 1993, Combined Internal Medicine and Pediatrics
  • Internship: William Beaumont Army Medical Center, El Paso, Texas, 1990, Combined Internal Medicine and Pediatrics
  • MD: Loyola Univ Of Chicago Stritch School of Medicine, IL, 1989

Clinical Interests

  • Barrett's esophagus and endoluminal therapy of Barrett's esophagus, Endoscopic Ultrasound, Diagnostic and therapeutic.

Education Interests

  • Development and teaching of endoscopic ultrasound techniques and advanced endoscopy techniques

Research Interests

  • Barrett's esophagus and endoluminal therapy of Barrett's esophagus, Endoscopic Ultrasound, Diagnostic and therapeutic.

Specialties & Certification

  • Internal Medicine
  • Pediatrics
  • Gastroenterology

Diseases & Conditions Treated

  • AVM - GI Vessel
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Achalasia
  • Acute Pancreatitis
  • Alcoholic Fatty Liver
  • Anal Fissure
  • Anal Sphincter Tear
  • Anemia
  • Angiodysplasia of Intestine
  • Ascites, Malignant
  • Barretts Esophagitis
  • Bowel Incontinence
  • Bright Red Blood per Rectum
  • Celiac Disease
  • Chest Pain (Lung Related)
  • Cholelithiasis
  • Chronic Pancreatitis
  • Cirrhosis
  • Colitis, Unspecified
  • Colon and Rectal Cancer
  • Constipation
  • Cough
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Diarrhea
  • Diverticular Disease
  • Duodenal Ulcer
  • Dyspepsia
  • Dysphagia
  • Early Satiety
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Dysmotility
  • Esophageal Stricture
  • Esophageal Ulcer
  • Esophageal Varices
  • Esophagitis
  • Fatigue
  • Fecal Impaction
  • Fecal Urgency
  • GI Bleed
  • Gallstones
  • Gastritis
  • Gastrointestinal and Liver Diseases
  • Gastroparesis
  • Guaiac Positive Stool
  • Heartburn
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hepatitis B
  • Hepatitis C
  • Hepatoma, Malignant
  • Hiatal Hernia
  • Incomplete Defecation
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD)
  • Intestinal Gas
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Jaundice
  • Liver Transplant
  • Malabsorption, Intestinal
  • Melena
  • Nausea and Vomiting
  • Pancreatic Cyst
  • Pancreatic Mass
  • Polyps in the Colon and Rectum
  • Portal Hypertension
  • Pouchitis
  • Proctalgia Fugax
  • Proritis Ani
  • Rectal Pain
  • Stomach Flu
  • Stomach Ulcer
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Weight Loss

Treats

  • Adults

Treatments/Services

  • Agile Capsule
  • Anorectal Manometry
  • Anoscopy
  • Barrx
  • Biliary Manometry
  • Capsule Endoscopy
  • Colonoscopy
  • EGD (Upper Endoscopy)
  • Endoscopic Argon Plasma Coagulation
  • Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography (ERCP)
  • Endoscopic Ultrasound
  • Esophageal Manometry Test
  • Esophageal Ultrasound
  • Esophageal pH Test - 24-Hour
  • Esophageal pH Test - 48-Hour
  • Esophagoscopy
  • Fine Needle Aspiration
  • Flexible Sigmoidoscopy
  • Ileoscopy
  • Lactose and Glucose Hydrogen Breath Test
  • Paracentesis
  • Percutaneous Endoscopic Gastrostomy (PEG)
  • Photofrin Laser Therapy
  • PillCam Esophageal and PillCam Small Bowel
  • Stool Occult Blood Testing

Associations/Memberships

  • American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy (ASGE)
  • American College of Gastroenterology (ACG)
  • American College of Physicians (ACP)
  • American Medical Association
  • American Academy of Pediatrics

Current Hospital Privileges

  • Upstate University Hospital

Web Resources

Publications

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Research Abstract


Selected references
Rensch, M.J., Szyjkowski, R., Shaffer, R.T., Fink, S., Kopecky, C., Grissmer, L., Enzenhauer, R., Kadakia, S. The prevalence of celiac disease autoantibodies in patients with systemic lupus erythematosus. Am J. Gastroenterol. 96(4):1113-1115, 2001.
Clinical Profile Shortcut: http://www.upstate.edu/findadoc/szyjkowr
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