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Makkalearn Em

Makkalearn Em, M.D.

Board Certified Internal Medicine, Board Certified Gastroenterology

Dr. Em is a graduate of Harvard College and the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine. He did his residency and was chief resident in Internal Medicine at the University of California, Irvine. Em’s specialty is Gastroenterology, with emphasis on inflammatory bowel disease, therapeutic endoscopy and liver diseases.

Current Position

  • 2005 – Present Specialist in Gastroenterology, Salem Gastroenterology Consultants, Salem, Oregon. Practice focuses on inflammatory bowel disease, liver diseases, and diagnostic and therapeutic endoscopy.

Education

  • 1988 – 1992 Undergraduate, Harvard College, Cambridge, Massachusetts
  • 1992 – 1996 Medical School, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • 1996 – 1999 Internship and Residency, University of California at Irvine, Orange, California
  • 1999 – 2000 Chief Resident, University of California at Irvine, Orange, California
  • 2000 – 2003 Gastroenterology Fellow, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, New York

Staff Experience

  • 2003 – 2005 Medical Staff, Leesburg Regional Medical Center, Leesburg, Florida
  • 2003 – 2005 Medical Staff, The Villages Regional Hospital, The Villages, Florida
  • 2003 – 2005 Medical Staff, South Lake Hospital, Clermont, Florida
  • 2003 – 2005 Medical Staff, Florida Waterman Hospital, Tavares, Florida
  • 2005 Provisional Medical Staff, Salem Hospital, Salem, Oregon

Honors & Awards

  • 1988 Highest Honor from California Scholarship Federation
  • 1989 – 1990 Harvard College Scholarship
  • 1990 – 1991 Harvard College Scholarship
  • 1993 NIH Summer Student Fellowship

Board Certification

  • 1999 Internal Medicine
  • 2003 Gastroenterology

Professional Affiliations

  • Oregon Medical Association
  • Marion-Polk Medical Society
  • Mid-Valley Independent Physicians Association

General Interests

  • Jogging, basketball, aerobic and resistance exercise
  • Sports, movies, and dining out