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Erin Luescher, PA-C

Erin Luescher, PA-C, is a Certified Physician Assistant in the Gastroenterology Center, at Medical Center Clinic. She received her Masters of Health Science at The University of South Alabama. She joins The Gastroenterology Center with patient experience in various settings such as nephrology and the management of dialysis patients. Erin has been working alongside the physicians of the Gastroenterology Center since 2014.

Supervised by board-certified gastroenterologist, Ronald Powell, MD, Erin will be treating patients with a wide variety of gastrointestinal disorders.

Her clinical interests and specialties include:

  • Comprehensive gastroenterology
  • IBD such as Crohn’s Disease and Ulcerative Colitis
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Altered Bowel Function
  • Liver Disease such as Hepatitis and Cirrhosis

Digestive Health Tips From Our Staff

Heartburn: If you are experiencing heartburn, “do not discount the need for an upper GI endoscopy to rule out abnormal pathology.”

 

Heartburn is a common affliction for many people, but if left untreated it can lead to complications such as Barrett’s Esophagus, which is a precursor to esophageal cancer.