Ellison, Jeff C., MDGastroenterology

: Fayetteville Diagnostic Clinic

    Dr. Jeff C. Ellison provides gastroenterological and endoscopic care at Fayetteville Diagnostic Clinic. Dr. Ellison is fellowship trained in Gastroenterology and was named Chief Fellow at Methodist Hospital Dallas. He trained with leading field experts and has special focus in pancreas and biliary tract disease.

    Dr. Ellison is board certified in Gastroenterology. He was reared in Texarkana, Texas, and attended the University of Arkansas School for Medical Sciences (UAMS). As an Assistant Professor in the Department of Internal Medicine at UAMS, he was awarded the Circle of Excellence for Patient Care in 2011.

    Dr. Jeff Ellison and his wife have two little girls and enjoy yoga, music, and cooking together.

    Certifications

    Board certified in Internal Medicine by the American Board of Internal Medicine
    Board certified in Gastroenterology by the American Board of Internal Medicine
    Advanced Cardiac Life Support

    Education

    • Fellowship in Gastroenterology and Hepatology
      Methodist Dallas Medical Center, Dallas, Texas
    • Chief Resident
      University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Little Rock, Arkansas
    • Residency in Internal Medicine
      University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Little Rock, Arkansas
    • Doctorate in Medicine
      University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Little Rock, Arkansas
    • Bachelors in Chemistry and Biology
      University of Arkansas in Little Rock, Arkansas

    Specialties

    • Heartburn and gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD)
    • Acute and chronic pancreatitis
    • Cirrhosis
    • Celiac disease and food intolerances
    • Chronic vomiting and gastroparesis
    • Colorectal cancer, including determining whether you have a genetic risk
    • Colon Cancer Screening / Colonoscopy
    • Diverticulitis, diverticulosis and ischemic bowel disease
    • Functional illness, such as constipation, diarrhea, vomiting, belching and flatulence
    • Gallbladder disease
    • Infections of the gastrointestinal tract caused by viruses, bacteria, fungi and protozoa
    • Inflammatory bowel disease (IBD), including Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis
    • Irritable bowel syndrome (IBS)
    • Nutritional deficiencies
    • Nonalcoholic fatty liver disease
    • Peptic ulcer disease and Helicobacter pylori
    • Viral hepatitis