• Dr. Nipun Reddy obtained his undergraduate degree at Villanova University and received his medical doctorate at the University of Alabama School of Medicine in Birmingham. He completed his Internal Medicine Residency and Gastroenterology/Hepatology Fellowship at UAB. He joined the faculty at UAB in 2013 as an Assistant Professor of Medicine and also has an appointment at the Birmingham VA Medical Center in Gastroenterology. He was named the Ambulatory Medical Director for GI/Hepatology at the Kirklin Clinic in 2016. He serves on various committees within the Department of Medicine. Dr. Reddy is a vital part of the Gastroenterology/Hepatology Fellowship program and also teaches first year medical students in the UAB School of Medicine. His clinical practice is focused on providing comprehensive services to a full range of digestive disorders at the Kirklin Clinic, VA Hospital and UAB Hospital.
  • Selected Publications

    Academic Article

    Year Title Altmetric
    2019 Outcomes of use of electromagnetic guidance with responsive insertion technology (RIT) during colonoscopy: a prospective randomized controlled trial.Endoscopy International Open.  7:E225-E231. 2019
    2018 Over-the-scope clip to close bleeding pancreaticoduodenal fistulaVideogie.  3:183-184. 2018
    2014 A case of sclerosing mesenteritis with spontaneous resolution with steroid therapyClinical Journal of Gastroenterology.  7:346-348. 2014
    2014 Safety and yield of diagnostic ERCP in liver transplant patients with abnormal liver function testsDiagnostic and Therapeutic Endoscopy.  2014. 2014
    2008 Protocol-based medical management of post-ERCP pancreatitisJournal of Gastroenterology and Hepatology.  23:385-392. 2008
    2007 Diagnosis & management of cytomegalovirus infections in the GI tract.Expert Review of Gastroenterology and Hepatology.  1:287-294. 2007
    2005 Comparative in vitro activities of investigational peptide deformylase inhibitor NVP LBM-415 and other agents against human mycoplasmas and ureaplasmasAntimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy.  49:2541-2542. 2005

    Research Overview

  • Colonoscopy Techniques
    Colon Cancer
    Colon Polyps
    Capsule Endoscopy
    Quality Improvement
    Safety and yield of diagnostic ERCP in liver transplant patients with abnormal liver function tests
  • Education And Training

  • UAB Hospital, Internship
  • UAB Hospital, Residency
  • UAB Hospital, Postdoctoral Fellowship
  • Doctor of Medicine, University of Alabama at Birmingham 2007
  • Bachelor of Arts in Educational Psychology, Villanova University 2002
  • Full Name

  • Nipun Reddy