O’Keefe, Kevin, MDGastroenterology

: Fayetteville Diagnostic Clinic: (479) 582-7230

    Dr. Kevin O’Keefe is a board certified gastroenterologist who provides colon cancer screenings and care to patients with gastrointestinal and liver problems.

    MANA Gastroenterology provides coverage 24 hours a day, seven days a week at Washington Regional Medical Center in Fayetteville.

    During his down time, Dr. O’Keefe enjoys watching college football, traveling and is an avid snow skier. He is excited to make his home in Northwest Arkansas. 

    Certifications

    • Board Certified in Gastroenterology by the American Board of Internal Medicine
    • Board Certified in Internal Medicine by the American Board of Internal Medicine

    Education

    • Fellowship in Gastroenterology

      University of Arizona College of Medicine, Phoenix, Arizona

    • Internal Medicine Residency, Chief Resident

      Bridgeport Hospital, Yale New Haven Health, Bridgeport, Conneticut

    • Doctorate in Medicine

      University of Texas Health Science Center, San Antonio, Texas

    • Bachelor of Arts

      University of Texas, Austin, Texas

    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