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S. Houssam Mardini, MD, MBA, MPH, FASGE, FACG, AGAF

Medical Director of Endoscopy


  • Gastroenterology and Hepatology

Faculty Rank

Assistant Professor of Medicine

Clinic Information

For an appointment or assistance call 859-257-1000
or 800-333-8874 (toll free)

Clinical Interests

Advanced Endoscopic Imaging Techniques
Gastrointestinal Tumors
Interventional Endoscopy ERCP EUS EMR Luminal Stenting and Ablative Therapies including RFA
Pancreas Disease



Damascus University, School of Medicine, Damascus, Syria


University of Pittsburgh Medical Center


Advanced Endoscopy, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston
Gastroenterology, University of Kentucky, Lexington

Certifications or Special Training

American Board of Internal Medicine
American Board of Internal Medicine, Gastroenterology

Additional Information


S. Houssam Mardini completed his fellowship in Gastroenterology at the University of Kentucky and advanced endoscopy training at the Medical University of South Carolina. He completed his residency in Internal Medicine at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center and medical school at Damascus University, Syria. He is a Fellow of the American College of Gastroenterology (FACG), the American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy (FASGE) and the American Gastroenterological Association (AGAF).

Mardini’s interests are endoscopic management of patients with chronic pancreatitis, therapeutic and advanced endoscopy, gastrointestinal epidemiology and health care organizational behavior and marketing. He has authored over 30 peer-reviewed manuscripts and book chapters in the field of gastroenterology.

Mardini is available for consultation for patients with disorders of the biliary tree and pancreas that require diagnostic and therapeutic ERCP and endoscopic ultrasound (EUS) techniques. He is an expert on luminal stenting and pancreatic fluid collection management.

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UK Digestive Health Program