The UC San Diego Gastroenterology Division was founded in the mid-1970s by Henry Wheeler, MD, who served as its first division chief.
Many local San Diego gastroenterologists received their gastroenterology training at UC San Diego.
Past and Present Division Chiefs
Thomas J. Savides, MD
Interim Division Chief
William J. Sandborn, MD
John M. Carethers, MD
C. Richard Boland, MD
Jon I. Isenberg, MD