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Faculty, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health

Dr. Terrence J. Frick's practice is dedicated to general gastroenterology, including medical management of patients with conditions related to the digestive tract.


Gastroenterology and Hepatology

UW Health Clinics

Digestive Health Center
(608) 890-5000 | (855) 342-9900 | Map

Hospital Affiliation(s)

University Hospital (primary)
UnityPoint Health - Meriter, Veterans Hospital - Wm. S. Middleton Memorial (secondary)

UW School of Medicine and Public Health

Department of Medicine

Professional Certifications and Education

Board Certification Gastroenterology
Fellowship University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics, Madison, WI
Residency University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics, Madison, WI
Internship University of Illinois, Champaign-Urbana
Medical School University of Illinois College of Medicine, Champaign-Urbana, IL, 1987

Medical interpreters are available to help patients communicate with hospital and clinic staff. For more information, please contact interpreter services at (608) 262-9000.

Dr. Frick’s research interests include gastrointestinal (GI) malignancies.

PubMed Articles
Johnson EA Benson ME Guda N Pfau PR Frick TJ Gopal DV . Differentiating primary pancreatic lymphoma from adenocarcinoma using endoscopic ultrasound characteristics and flow cytometry: A case-control study. Endosc Ultrasound. 2014 Oct;3(4):221-5
[PubMed ID: 25485269]
Gagovic V Spier BJ DeLee RJ Barancin C Lindstrom M Einstein M Byrne S Harter J Agni R Pfau PR Frick TJ Soni A Gopal DV . Endoscopic ultrasound fine-needle aspiration characteristics of primary adenocarcinoma versus other malignant neoplasms of the pancreas. Can J Gastroenterol. 2012 Oct;26(10):691-6
[PubMed ID: 23061060]
Walker AJ Spier BJ Perlman SB Stangl JR Frick TJ Gopal DV Lindstrom MJ Weigel TL Pfau PR . Integrated PET/CT fusion imaging and endoscopic ultrasound in the pre-operative staging and evaluation of esophageal cancer. Mol Imaging Biol. 2011 Feb;13(1):166-71
[PubMed ID: 20379789]
Hancock SM Gopal DV Frick TJ Pfau PR . Dilation of malignant strictures in endoscopic ultrasound staging of esophageal cancer and metastatic spread of disease. Diagn Ther Endosc. 2011;2011:356538
[PubMed ID: 22203779]
Benson ME Byrne S Brust DJ Manning B 3rd Pfau PR Frick TJ Reichelderfer M Gopal DV . EUS and ERCP complication rates are not increased in elderly patients. Dig Dis Sci. 2010 Nov;55(11):3278-83
[PubMed ID: 20186485]
Spier BJ Johnson EA Gopal DV Frick T Einstein MM Byrne S Koscik RL Liou JI Broxmeyer T Selvaggi SM Pfau PR . Predictors of malignancy and recommended follow-up in patients with negative endoscopic ultrasound-guided fine-needle aspiration of suspected pancreatic lesions. Can J Gastroenterol. 2009 Apr;23(4):279-86
[PubMed ID: 19373422]
Pfau PR Perlman SB Stanko P Frick TJ Gopal DV Said A Zhang Z Weigel T . The role and clinical value of EUS in a multimodality esophageal carcinoma staging program with CT and positron emission tomography. Gastrointest Endosc. 2007 Mar;65(3):377-84
[PubMed ID: 17321235]
Gopal DV Chang EY Kim CY Sandone C Pfau PR Frick TJ Hunter JG Kahrilas PJ Jobe BA . EUS characteristics of Nissen fundoplication: normal appearance and mechanisms of failure. Gastrointest Endosc. 2006 Jan;63(1):35-44
[PubMed ID: 16377313]