Mukund Venu, MD

Medicine

Gastroenterology
Assistant Professor
Medical Director, GI Operations, Medical Director, GI Testing

Languages Spoken

English

Clinical Expertise

  • Anorectal Manometry
  • Colonoscopy-Endoscopy
  • Difficulty Swallowing
  • Dyspepsia
  • Dysphagia
  • Esophageal Motility
  • GERD
  • Gas & Bloating
  • Heartburn
  • Nausea & Vomiting
  • Reflux Disease
  • esophageal disorders

About Dr. Venu

Biography

Dr. Venu is a graduate of Saint Louis University School of Medicine. He completed his internal medicine residency and gastroenterology fellowship at the Medical College of Wisconsin where he developed an interest in gastrointestinal motility and functional gastrointestinal disorders. He pursued additional training in gastroduodenal and colonic motility at the Mayo Clinic. His research interests include GI motility disorders and eosinophilic esophagitis. Dr. Venu currently serves on the Patient Care Committee for the American College of Gastroenterology.

Interests
Basketball, Chess, Cooking, Family/Friends, Food, Football, History, Patient Education, Tennis, Sports

Medical Education

Medical School
Saint Louis University School of Medicine
Residency
Medical College of Wisconsin Affiliated Hospitals - Internal Medicine
Fellowship
Medical College of Wisconsin Affiliated Hospitals - Gastroenterology

Board Certification

Internal Medicine - General Cert: AM Board of Internal Medicine

Research

  • Impaired Upper Esophageal Sphincter Reflexes in Patients with Supra-Esophageal Reflux Disease Babaei, A.; Venu, M.; Naini, S. R.; Gonzaga, J.; Lang, I.; Massey, B.; Jadcherla, S.; Shaker, R., Gastroenterology
  • Physician assessment and management of complex colon polyps: a multicenter video-based survey study Aziz Aadam, A.; Wani, S.; Kahi, C.; Kaltenbach, T.; Oh, Y.; Edmundowicz, S.; Peng, J.; Rademaker, A.; Patel, S.; Kushnir, V.; Venu, M.; Soetikno, R.; Keswani, R. N., The American Journal of Gastroenterology
  • High prevalence of vitamin A deficiency and vitamin D deficiency in patients evaluated for liver transplantation Venu, M.; Martin, E.; Saeian, K.; Gawrieh, S., Liver Transplantation : official publication of the American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases and the International Liver Transplantation Society
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  • Laboratory diagnosis and nonoperative management of biliary complications in living donor liver transplant patients Venu, M.; Brown, R. D.; Lepe, R.; Berkes, J.; Cotler, S. J.; Benedetti, E.; Testa, G.; Venu, R. P., Journal of clinical gastroenterology

1)Babaei A, Venu M, Naini SR, Gonzaga J, Lang I, Massey B, Jadcherla S, Shaker R. Impaired Upper Esophageal Sphincter Reflexes in Patients with Supra-Esophageal Reflux Disease. Gastroenterology. 2015 Jul 16

2) Aadam AA, Wani S, Kahi C, Kaltenbach T, Oh Y, Edmundowicz S, Peng J, Rademaker A, Patel S, Kushnir V, Venu M, et al. Physician Assessment and Management of
Complex Colon Polyps: A Multicenter Video-Based Survey Study. Am J Gastroenterol. 2014 Jul

3) Venu M, Martin E, Saeian K, Gawrieh S. High prevalence of vitamin A & D Deficiency in Patients Evaluated for Liver Transplantation. Liver Transpl. 2013 Jun;19(6):627-33.

4) Venu M, Brown RD, Lepe R, et al. Laboratory diagnosis and non-operative management of biliary complications in living donor liver transplant patients. Journal of Clinical Gastroenterology. 2007;41(5):501-6.