April 23 2009 - TMF Endoscopy Center Medical Director Selected For Publication Editorial Board

For Immediate Release

April 23, 2009

Contact: John Moore
Media Relations
(903) 531-4542
moorej@tmfhs.org

TRINITY MOTHER FRANCES ENDOSCOPY CENTER MEDICAL DIRECTOR SELECTED FOR PUBLICATION EDITORIAL BOARD

TYLER, TX – Shou Jiang Tang, MD, a physician with Trinity Mother Frances Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Endoscopy and medical director of the Trinity Mother Frances Endoscopy Center, has been selected as a CME Board Member for GIE: Gastrointestinal Endoscopy, the official publication of the American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy (ASGE). Dr. Tang will serve on the board through May 2010. He was selected based on his education in gastrointestinal endoscopy.

The Trinity Mother Frances Endoscopy Center is the first in east Texas and one of about 70 sites in the U.S. to be selected for the ASGE Unit Recognition Program which honors endoscopy units that follow the ASGE guidelines for quality assurance, safety and CDC infection control guidelines.

Dr. Tang received his medical degree at West China University of Medical Sciences - Sicuan, China. He completed his residency at the Cleveland Clinic Foundation, his gastroenterology fellowship at UCLA, and advanced endoscopy training at St. Michael's Hospital in Toronto, Canada. Dr. Tang is board certified in gastroenterology by the American Board of Internal Medicine.

The Trinity Mother Frances Endoscopy Center offers advanced therapeutic and diagnostic services. The Center has been updated to include some of the finest technology available in east Texas.

Trinity Mother Frances Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Endoscopy includes fellowship-trained gastroenterologists Shou Jiang Tang, MD, medical director of the Trinity Mother Frances Endoscopy Center; Kai Xia, MD, PhD, Chief of Trinity Mother Frances Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Endoscopy; Sauyu Lin, MD; Donald Rawls, MD; Scott T. Satterfield, MD and Phuong Luu, PA-C.

For more information or to make an appointment, please call Trinity Mother Frances Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Endoscopy?at 903-510-8718.? The Center is located at 910 E. Houston, Suite 450 in Tyler.

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