Philosophy of Care
I am strongly committed to providing quality patient care with an evidence based approach. As a gastroenterologist, I care for many patients with chronic medical conditions and I have found that the key to providing excellent patient care is to create a solid physician-patient relationship through communication and education.
Asha Gupta specializes in several aspects of general gastroenterology including irritable bowel syndrome, gastroesophageal reflux disease, colon cancer prevention and gastrointestinal motility.
Gastroenterology and Hepatology
M.D., UC Irvine College of Medicine, Irvine CA 2008
B.S., UC Davis, Davis CA 2003
Internal Medicine, UC Davis Medical Center, Sacramento CA 2009-2011
Gastroenterology and Hepatology, UC Davis Medical Center, Sacramento CA 2011-2014
American Board of Internal Medicine, 2011
American Board of Internal Medicine, Gastroenterology and Hepatology, 2014
American College of Gastroenterology
Honors and Awards
UC Irvine Internal Medicine Award for Outstanding Academic Achievement, 2008
Paul Ambrose Scholar, 2006
UC Davis Outstanding Leadership Award, 2003
Select Recent Publications
Mann N, Gupta A, Olson K. Hepato-biliary abnormalities in adult celiac sprue: Systematic evaluation of 1095 cases with meta-analysis. International Medical J. 2014 Jun; 21(3) 299-303.
Mann N, Gupta A. Exocrine Pancreatic Insufficiency in Adult Celiac Sprue: Systematic Evaluation of 31,434 Cases with Meta-analysis. Poster presented at: American College of Gastroenterology; San Diego, CA. Oct 2013.
Gupta A, Bowlus CL. Primary Sclerosing Cholangitis: Etiopathogenesis and Clinical Management. Frontiers in Bioscience. 2012 Jan 1; 4:1683-705.
Gupta A, Yen DC, Mann SK. Ulcerative Jejunoileitis Diagnosed by Capsule Endoscopy as an Obscure Source of GI Bleeding in Refractory Celiac Disease. Poster presented at: American College of Gastroenterology; San Diego, CA., Oct 2009.
Gupta A, Nastaskin IJ, Bowlus C, Bers, K, Al-Juburi A, Garcia JC. The Addition of Cracker Swallow to Standard Liquid Swallow for Determining Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease Severity in Ineffective Motility Disorder. Poster presented at: Digestive Disease Week; Chicago, Il. May 2009.