Evaluation of Abnormal Liver Function Tests
Not all patients with one or more abnormalities in liver function tests actually have liver disease. When should you and your patient be concerned?
Evaluate the different laboratory and radiographic markers for liver disease
Distinguish the differential diagnosis and subsequent workup for liver disease
Summarize the major liver diseases and treatments
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David Tessler, DO, FACG, FACOI is a Gastroenterologist at Central Arizona Medical Associates in Mesa, AZ. After finishing his undergraduate studies at University of Michigan, and medical school at Midwestern University-Chicago College of Osteopathic Medicine, Dr. Tessler completed an Internal Medicine Residency at Botsford General Hospital and fellowship in Gastroenterology at Henry Ford Hospital, both in Michigan. He is a Fellow of the American College of Gastroenterology (FACG) and a Fellow of the American College of Osteopathic Medicine (FACOI). Dr. Tessler is the Co-Chair of the Medical Advisory Committee of the Crohn’s and Colitis Foundation, serves on the Patient Care Committee for the American College of Gastroenterology and currently serves as the Medical Director of Central Arizona Endoscopy. He has lived in Arizona since 2005, with his wife, Mary, and 2 children, Evan and Sarah.
Dr. Tessler discloses that he is a speaker for AbbVie.
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