Ivan Estuardo Rascon-Aguilar, MD

Specialty

Gastroenterology

Practice

Florida Digestive Health Services

Ivan Estuardo Rascon-Aguilar, MD

Certifications:

American Board of Internal Medicine
Gastroenterology

Degrees/Qualifications

Fellowship, Gastroenterology, University of Florida College of Medicine, Jacksonville, Florida/Gainesville, Florida
Assistant Clinical Professor, University of Florida College of Medicine, Jacksonville, Florida
Chief Medical Resident, University of Florida Health Sciences Center, Jacksonville, Florida
Residency, University of Florida Health Sciences Center, Jacksonville, Florida
Universidad San Carlos de Guatemala, Undergraduate and Medical School, Guatemala, City, Guatemala, MD

Medical Society Memberships

American College of Gastroenterology
American Gastroenterology Association

Research or Investigator Projects

University of Florida, Primary Investigator, the use of self expanding polyflex esophageal stents in acute esophageal disease. Currently submitted to IRB for approval
University of Florida, Primary Investigator, Are Ace Inhibitors/ARB’s protective against liver fibrosis in patients with hepatitis C. Submitted for presentation DDW
University of Florida, Primary Investigator, the impact of GERD on the health related quality of life in patients with COPD poster presentation Digestive Disease Week(DDW) San Diego
University of Florida, Primary Investigator, Role of Gastro-esophageal Reflux in Exacerbations of COPD an update. Accepted for poster presentation at Digestive Disease Week (DDW) Chicago
University of Florida, Primary Investigator, Prevalence of Gastro-esophageal reflux and its association with COPD exacerbations. Accepted for oral presentation at Florida Regional (ACP) Tampa
University of Florida, First Author, Biphenotipic Leukemia Manifesting as Acute Hepatitis, University of Florida Health Sciences Center, Submitted for presentation to Florida ACP
University of Florida, Secondary Investigator, Predictive Factors of in-hospital mortality in acute variccal bleeding. Poster presentation at Digestive Disease Week (DDW) in New Orleans
Universidad San Carlos de Guatemala, Primary Investigator, Graduation Thesis: in-vitro susceptibility of H. Pylori to garlic and bismuth subsalicylate and the rxistence of synergism when combined

Publications

IE Rascon-Aguilar. M. Pamer, NS Nahman Jr. KJ Vega: Role of Gastroesophageal Reflux symptoms in exacerbations of COPD. J invest Med 53:S303,(updated version with additional patients also accepted for poster presentation at Digestive Disease Week (DDW) Chicago,
IE Rascon-Aguilar. R. Griffin, O Petrucelli: Biphenotipic leukemia manifesting as acute hepatitis. Florida ACP,
J Munoz, IE Rascon-Aguilar, KJ Vega, L Lambiase. Predictive factors of in-hospital mortality in acute variccal bleeding. DDW
IE Rascon-Aguilar, M Pamer, NS Nahman, L. Cambiase, P Wludyka, J Curry, KJ Vega: Role of Gastroesophageal Reflux on exacerbation of COPD Chest
IE Rascon-Aguilar, M Pamer, NS Nahman, L Cambiase, P Wludyka, J Curry, KJ Vega: The impact of GERD on the quality of life in patients with COPD. Digestive Disease Week (DDW poster) San Diego
J Munoz, C. Montero, IE Rascon-Aguilar: Food Impaction in a 33 year old man CME/CE
Medscape http://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/579322 August 27,
IE Rascon-Aguilar, JC Munoz: An unusual Foreign Body Ingestion AM J Gastroenterology Sept 2008 Vol. 103: Number Sl page S489 Supplement
Personal Information

Personal Information

Dr. Rascon-Aguilar lives in Bradenton, FL. He is fluent in both English and Spanish.