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Faculty, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health

Eric A Gaumnitz, MD's practice is focused on gastroesophageal reflux and complications, swallowing disorders of the esophagus, esophageal motility, colon cancer screening and general gastroenterology.



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

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 Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics, Madison, WI
Medical School University of Kansas School of Medicine, Kansas City, KS

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Dr. Gaumnitz's research interests include esophageal dysphagia, reflux disease and laryngopharyngeal reflux.


Read Dr. Gaumnitz’s articles on PubMed

PubMed Articles
Johansson MW McKernan EM Fichtinger PS Angulo EL Bagley JL Lee KE Evans MD Lomeli LD Mosher DF Cook SM Gaumnitz EA Mathur SK α<sub>IIb</sub>-Integrin (CD41) associated with blood eosinophils is a potential biomarker for disease activity in eosinophilic esophagitis. J Allergy Clin Immunol . 2020 Jun;145(6):1699-1701
[PubMed ID: 32004525]
Han S Obuch JC Keswani RN Hall M Patel SG Menard-Katcher P Simon V Ezekwe E Aagaard E Ahmad A Alghamdi S Austin K Brimhall B Broy C Carlin L Cooley M Di Palma JA Duloy AM Early DS Ellert S Gaumnitz EA Goyal J Kathpalia P Day L El-Nachef N Kerman D Lee RH Lunsford T Mittal M Morigeau K Pietrak S Piper M Shah AS Shapiro AB Shergill A Sonnier W Sorrell C Vignesh S Wani S Effect of individualized feedback on learning curves in EGD and colonoscopy: a cluster randomized controlled trial. Gastrointest Endosc . 2020 Apr;91(4):882-893.e4
[PubMed ID: 31715173]
Han S Obuch JC Duloy AM Keswani RN Hall M Simon V Ezekwe E Menard-Katcher P Patel SG Aagard E Brimhall B Ahmad A Alghamdi S Brown MD Broy C Carlin L Chugh P Connolly SE Cooley DM Cowley K Di Palma JA Early DS Ellert S Gaumnitz EA Ghassemi KA Lebovics E Lee RH Lunsford T Massaad J Mittal M Morigeau K Pietrak S Piper M Shah AS Shapiro A Sonnier W Sorrell C Vignesh S Woolard S Wani S A Prospective Multicenter Study Evaluating Endoscopy Competence Among Gastroenterology Trainees in the Era of the Next Accreditation System. Acad Med . 2020 Feb;95(2):283-292
[PubMed ID: 31335810]
Austin K Schoenberger H Sesto M Gaumnitz E Teo Broman A Saha S Musculoskeletal Injuries Are Commonly Reported Among Gastroenterology Trainees: Results of a National Survey. Dig Dis Sci . 2019 Jun;64(6):1439-1447
[PubMed ID: 30684073]
Olson AA Evans MD Johansson MW Kim CH Manthei DM Gaumnitz EA Mathur SK Role of food and aeroallergen sensitization in eosinophilic esophagitis in adults. Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol . 2016 Oct;117(4):387-393.e2
[PubMed ID: 27590636]
Jetté ME Gaumnitz EA Birchall MA Welham NV Thibeault SL Correlation between Reflux and multichannel intraluminal impedance pH monitoring in untreated volunteers. Laryngoscope . 2014 Oct;124(10):2345-51
[PubMed ID: 24782404]
Spier BJ Durkin ET Walker AJ Foley E Gaumnitz EA Pfau PR Surgical resident's training in colonoscopy: numbers, competency, and perceptions. Surg Endosc . 2010 Oct;24(10):2556-61
[PubMed ID: 20339876]
Spier BJ Benson M Pfau PR Nelligan G Lucey MR Gaumnitz EA Colonoscopy training in gastroenterology fellowships: determining competence. Gastrointest Endosc . 2010 Feb;71(2):319-24
[PubMed ID: 19647242]
Benson ME Reichelderfer M Said A Gaumnitz EA Pfau PR Variation in colonoscopic technique and adenoma detection rates at an academic gastroenterology unit. Dig Dis Sci . 2010 Jan;55(1):166-71
[PubMed ID: 19156519]
Jou J Radowsky J Gangnon R Sadowski E Kays S Hind J Gaumnitz E Taylor A Robbins J Esophageal clearance patterns in normal older adults as documented with videofluoroscopic esophagram. Gastroenterol Res Pract . 2009;2009:965062
[PubMed ID: 19789713]
McKenna D Beverstein G Reichelderfer M Gaumnitz E Gould J Gastric electrical stimulation is an effective and safe treatment for medically refractory gastroparesis. Surgery . 2008 Oct;144(4):566-72; discussion 572-4
[PubMed ID: 18847640]
Halsey KD Wald A Meyer KC Torrealba JR Gaumnitz EA Non-acidic supraesophageal reflux associated with diffuse alveolar damage and allograft dysfunction after lung transplantation: a case report. J Heart Lung Transplant . 2008 May;27(5):564-7
[PubMed ID: 18442725]
Said A Brust DJ Gaumnitz EA Reichelderfer M Predictors of early recurrence of benign esophageal strictures. Am J Gastroenterol . 2003 Jun;98(6):1252-6
[PubMed ID: 12818265]