The Department of Gastroenterology in Jiangsu Province Hospital was founded in 1959. It is the first batch of State Key Clinical Department, Jiangsu Province Clinical Department, Key clinical specialty of Jiangsu Provincial Health Planning Commission.
The department has been apointted as Ministry of Health Specialist Training Base for Digestive Physicians (demonstration sites) , Ministry of Health Digestive Endoscopy Diagnosis and Treatment Training Base, Ministry of Health Endoscopic Disinfection and Sterilization Training Base, CFDA Digestive Drug Research Base. It was assigned as the Doctoral Degrees Conferring Spots and Postdoctoral Programs at Nanjing Medical University.
The department is currently composed of Internal Medicine of Gastroenterology Dept, Gastrointestinal Motility Center, Platform of Gastroenterology Endoscopy Center, Institution of Digestive Disease. Among all the professionals, 4 are medical doctoral supervisors, 15 are master tutors, 12 have chief physician titles, 7 have associate chief physician titles.
Dr. Guoxin Zhang
Professor in Gastroenterology
Chief Doctor in Gastroenterology Medicine
Dr. Zhang is working as Chair of the Department of Gastroenterology, Jiangsu Province Hospita, Nanjing, China. He is one of the Health leading personnel in Jiangsu, Standing Committee of digestive endoscopy branch of Chinese Medical Doctor Association, Deputy director of Gastroenterology branch of Jiangsu Medical Association, Members of Helicobacter pylori and peptic ulcer group of Gastroenterology branch of Chinese Medical Association, editor of “American Journal of Gastroenterology” and “Cancer”.
Dr. Zhang further studied as fellowship in New England Medical Center, School of Medicine, Tufts University, Boston from 1999 to 2002. He is specialized in the diagnosis and treatment of early gastrointestinal tumor, fundamental and clinical research of Helicobacter pylori related disease and basic and clinical application of gastrointestinal microbiota.
Dr. Zhang has completed 2 National Nature Science Foundations and another two are ongoing. He also completed 8 provincial scientific research projects. In recent years, more than 40 papers have been published in national and international academic journals as first or corresponding author. Dr. Zhang received a third prize of Jiangsu Province Science and Technology Progress Award, a first prize and 2 second prize of Jiangsu Province Department of health new technology introduction Award, one first prize of Nanjing Science and Technology Progress Award,
Time Visits: Tuesday and Thursday morning
Early Gastrointestinal Cancer
Jiangsu Province Early Cancer Screening Center was established in 2015
Early Cancer Diagnosis and Treatment Institution of Nanjing Medical University was established in 2016
Completed over 200 ESD every year and increasing year by year
Created portable biofeedback therapeutic apparatus
Completed a series of studies on pathogenesis of gastrointestinal motility and dysfunctional diseases pointcuting with Cajal cell
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Application of capsule endoscopy plus enteroscopy based optimal diagnostic strategy
“Optimization of capsule endoscopy, single balloon enteroscopy and small bowel CT angiography in the diagnosis and treatment of small intestinal diseases” received 2015 Jiangsu Province Department of health new technology introduction Award
ESD, ERCP, POEM, ESG, Esophageal variceal ligation, EUS-FNA, Cruise capsule endoscopy, ERAT in chronic appendicitis, Endoscopic radiofrequency therapy
Medical Professional Direction in Gastroenterology Dept Include:
Inflammatory bowel disease
Biliary and pancreatic diseases
Helicobacter pylori and microbiota
Since 1990s, our department began to send out the excellent staff abroad. Nearly 40 persons had the experienced to learn abroad with the Scholar and participate the international meeting.
Digestive Disease Week (DDW), USA Oral and poster presentation
United European Gastroenterology Week (UEGW) Oral and poster presentation
Asian Pacific Digestive Week (APDW) Oral and poster presentation