Paul
A.
Akerman
MD
Gastroenterologist

Paul Akerman, MD, is a board-certified gastroenterologist and a clinical assistant professor of medicine and surgery at The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University. After earning a medical degree from George Washington University School of Medicine, he completed a residency in internal medicine at Mount Auburn Hospital in Cambridge, Massachusetts. Dr. Akerman completed fellowships in gastroenterology at The Johns Hopkins Hospital, nutrition and metabolism at New England Deaconess Hospital, and therapeutic endoscopy at Wellesley Hospital in Toronto. His clinical interests include endoscopic oncology, therapeutic endoscopy, Zenker’s diverticulum management, anastomotic reduction after gastric bypass, and removal of large colonic polyps.

Specialties

Gastroenterology

Areas of Expertise

Gastric Cancer
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease
Stretta Procedure

Hospital Affiliations

Education

Medical School:George Washington University School of Medicine & Health Sciences
Residency:Mount Auburn Hospital
Fellowship:Newton Wellesley Hospital
Fellowship:Johns Hopkins Hospital