Meet Dr. Essam Quraishi
Dr. Essam Quraishi
Dr. Essam Quraishi is the founder and President of Gastrointestinal and Liver Consultants, Inc. Dr. Quraishi graduated from medical school at Deccan College of Medical Sciences in Hyderabad, India. He completed his Internal Medicine residency from Henry Ford Hospital, Detroit. He joined his fellowship in gastroenterology at Henry Ford Hospital, Detroit in 2005. He has been involved in multiple studies during his fellowship and has presented original research on quality control in screening colonoscopies at the national gastroenterology conferences. Dr. Quraishi has also been published for his work on pancreatitis in patients with renal failure.
Dr. Quraishi has a deep interest in general gastroenterology and hepatology and is well equipped to handle all general gastroenterology and hepatology pathology. His areas of interest include viral hepatitis, inflammatory bowel disease and screening for colon cancer. Dr. Quraishi is well versed with the latest therapies for Hepatitis C including interferon and ribavirin sparing treatment. He is also experienced in administering the latest treatment for Crohn’s disease and Ulcerative Colitis. Dr. Quraishi believes in cultivating relationships with his patients and treating each patient as a whole. His philosophy is that you cannot treat an ailment the same for every patient, rather each patient has to be approached on an individual basis and a treatment plan must be tailored to fit the need of each individual patient.
Dr. Quraishi enjoys playing chess, tennis, and soccer in his spare time. He also enjoys spending his free time with his lovely wife, Dr. Fatima and three young children.