Anisa Shaker

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Areas of treatment:

Swallowing disorders/Dysphagia
Esophageal disorders
Eosinophilic esophagitis
Gastroesophageal reflux disease
Colon Cancer Screening and Prevention

Specialty:

  • Gastroenterology

Department:

  • Department of Medicine

Language:

  • English

Anisa Shaker, MD

Practicing locations:

  • Keck Hospital of USC
  • USC Healthcare Center 2

About this doctor:

Dr. Shaker is a physician-scientist with a  clinical and research interest in esophageal disorders. Her research program is focused on understanding the mechanisms of esophageal injury, repair, and inflammation.  Her work is supported by both federal and private funding. Dr. Shaker has authored several articles in  peer-reviewed journals and serves as a mentor to physicians in training interested in gastrointestinal research.

Education:

Doctor of Medicine, Medical College of Wisconsin, 2002

Internships:

Brown University/Rhode Island Hospital, Internal Medicine, 2002 - 2003

Residencies:

Brown University/Rhode Island Hospital, Internal Medicine, 2003 - 2005

Fellowships:

Washington University School of Medicine/Barnes Jewish Hospital, Gastroenterology, 2005 - 2008

Certifications:

American Board of Internal Medicine
American Board of Internal Medicine, Gastroenterology

Professional society memberships:

American Gastroenterological Association, 2008 - present