Dr. Pisegna is a recognized expert in the diagnosis and management of neuroendocrine tumors and acid peptic disorders. His research and clinical interests are focused on the molecular pharmacology of gastrointestinal hormones and he has lectured extensively in this area. Dr. Pisegna joined the UCLA faculty in 1996. He was previously Clinical Associate and Staff Physician at the Digestive Diseases Branch, National Institutes of Health. Dr. Pisegna completed his internal medicine training at the University of Miami/Jackson Memorial Hospital and gastroenterology fellowship at the Combined Georgetown University, Washington VA Hospital, D.C. General Hospital and National Institutes of Health. Dr. Pisegna is a member of the American Gastroenterological Association, American College of Gastroenterology and American Society of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy. He is a Diplomate, National Board of Medical Examiners and the American Board Internal Medicine. Dr. Pisegna is chief of gastroenterology and hepatology at the VA Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System.
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