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Andres Yarur, MD

Assistant Professor of Medicine

Location

  • Zablocki VA Medical Center
  • 5000 West National Avenue
  • Milwaukee, WI 53295-1000

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Overview

Diseases and Conditions

  • Crohns Disease
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD)
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Digestive Diseases

Patients Ages Seen

  • Adult
  • Senior

Languages

  • English
  • Spanish

Hospital Affiliations

  • Zablocki VA Medical Center – Milwaukee

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Gastroenterology

Clinic Locations

Zablocki VA Medical Center

Gastroenterology and Hepatology - Froedtert

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Biography

Dr. Yarur received his medical degree from the Universidad Mayor School of Medicine. He then completed an Internal Medicine residency and Gastroenterology fellowship at Jackson Memorial Hospital-University of Miami Miller School of Medicine. This was followed by an Advanced Inflammatory Bowel Disease fellowship at the University of Chicago. He is a member of the Alpha-Omega-Alpha honor medical society. Dr. Yarur has received multiple awards for his work, including the American College of Gastroenterology Inflammatory Bowel Diseases Abstract Award three times and the Gastroenterology Research Group/American Gastroenterology Association fellow award. His research interests focus on Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis, including novel therapies and optimization of current treatments. Dr. Yarur has published multiple peer-reviewed articles, reviews and book chapters, and has presented more than 70 abstracts at national and international conferences.

Education and Training

Doctor of Medicine - Universidad Mayor - Santiago (2006)
Residency in Internal Medicine - University of Miami - Jackson Memorial Medical Center - Miami, FL (2008-2011)
Fellowship in Gastroenterology - University of Miami - Jackson Memorial Medical Center - Miami, FL (2011-2014)
Advanced Fellowship in Advanced Inflammatory Bowel Diseases - University of Chicago, Pritzker School of Medicine - Chicago, IL (2014-2015)